joke: neuromancer (1984)'s depiction of a communal hallucination of data prophesied the internet before it was created
woke: return of the king (1954)'s depiction of denethor, deceived into hopelessness by sauron selectively showing him true visions through the palantir, prophesied far-right radicalization through algorithmic suggestions before personal computers existed
The sad state of sysadmin in the age of containers
The Most Frequently Asked Question about prison abolition
If your knee-jerk objection to prison abolition is "what about the psychotic serial murderer superpredator killer bad man who will kill no matter what", you're just repeating propaganda.
It is utterly commonsensical that someone who poses a danger to others should be prevented from doing so.
That is NOT what prisons do.
The overwhelming, and I do mean overwhelming, majority of prisoners do NOT pose a danger to others.
Need a Halloween costume idea? Here are some ideas generated by a neural net
@trickster stolen from the fediverse from somewhere, have no clue who posted this first oops
Daughter told me on the way to school that ice unicorns live at the south pole. By the time we got there, we'd decided they pull the sleigh for Anti-Santa, who gives gifts to all the naughty kids so they won't feel left out, and sabotages the global Santa surveillance network because kids shouldn't be monitored by a shady guy in a red suit.
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