I tend to stay away from politics on Mastodon, but this is some really great background on the whole Russian hacking hysteria in the US:
But anyone who sees the Russian activity as an antidemocratic outrage should be condemning the United States just as loudly, and treating the Russia story as some kind of unprecedented act of covert control is laughable.
@InspectorCaracal In case that whole post doesn’t come through without logging in
Bosch's War on Self Repair
*blinks* Person on bird site mentioned a friend telling about taking a published D&D module and doing nothing more than flip the gender of the NPCs. Their players soon became convinced the land was in the midst of a massive conspiracy because how else could the utter lack of male citizens be explained.
About the importance of status bars, some great research. http://www.panopticoncentral.net/2004/04/26/status-bar-almost-entirely-superfluous/
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"I have a history test today, can an old demon possess me and pass it?"
"Certainly, that will cost a twentieth of a human soul."
"Can I pay with a hamster's soul?"
"Absolutely not! Sacrificing an innocent animal? Shame on you! Good bye!"
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