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US Fascism 

A very unsettling conversation. We are in deep trouble.

American fascism isn’t going away
A conversation with Yale’s Jason Stanley about the latent pathologies in American politics.

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👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources:
- color picker with accessibility options
- CSS dogmatism
- CSS drop-shadow generator
- measuring UX
- saying no
- Instagram monetization
- sexist comment being roasted
- lot of relaxing inspiration

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Google has suspended Element (@matrix) from the Play Store for "Sexual Content and Profanity". Basically same story as with Subway Tooter a while back. Element is to Matrix as Chrome is to the web. Curiously, Chrome is still on the Play Store.

An unoriginal take: when writing, replace “he or she” with “they”
✅ concise
✅ accurate
✅ inclusive
✅ engaging

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I somehow missed this news when it came out but the Nobel secretary said he regretted giving Obama the peace prize

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It is amusing how the Robinhood guys must have seen all those news articles about how SEC should investigate /r/wallstreetbets for market manipulation, then went and committed some actual market manipulation for SEC to investigate

While I’m reasonably happy with how SF has been doing, I’m extremely worried that LA is reopening. Their numbers are in a bad spot, and they need to start acting like it.

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Tip for testing your iOS app with VoiceOver!

If you’re a sighted dev, it can be easy to “cheat” when testing with VO, using visual cues to navigate. I recommend using Screen Curtain to hide your screen so you can really experience your app w/o seeing! Just 3-finger triple tap!

This is a disgusting abuse of power. Amazon knows remote elections are equally valid, fair, and safe. They just want to require a date and time to disenfranchise the voting workers.

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twinks assorting dominance by comparing bookshelf size and fullness

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Where do you stand on the subject of:

unconditional basic income?

#boost #opinion #poll #science #economics #research

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It's been more than a year since announced Project Blue Sky, inspired by's "Protocols, Not Platforms," paper - a critical work explaining how walled gardens can be transformed into open protocols.



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The friends in question: @cobaltgear,,,,

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Hey y'all! We're starting our TTRPG Veil stream! Come check out our scifi world of Cantor with me and my wonderful friends.

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