today's mood: sanji wearing a t-shirt #onepiece
Call me Hush. I'm an OG fandom and computer nerd. I sometimes write or draw, but mostly just discuss, analyze, and boost. Catch me on Dreamwidth, same bat-name, same bat-channel.
Time to spam the tags, for finding and filtering convenience:
RT @firstname.lastname@example.org: let’s talk about the fact that rey has to be mentally running the numbers on death star scrap here
90s microsoft: gobernment, can we pwease bundwe our bwowser software wid our opewating system
us government: no fuck you we are suing your ass into the next century
2010s google: hey so we're gonna own a phone OS, the worlds most popular web browser, the browser rendering engine that everyone else except firefox uses, the worlds most popular search engine, and the worlds most popular email service, that cool?
us government: *looks up from playing pokemon* huh? what? oh yeah whatever dont care
Advice, switching to GIMP Show more
If you get stuck how to do something, use the GIMP tag on graphicdesign.stackexchange.com to find an answer quickly:
The docs also have some useful tutorials for common tasks:
but seriously, somewhere between 2000 and 2019 the IT industry seamlessly transitioned from
"we provide precision engineering tools, your data is yours, you should not need to trust us or anyone, mathematics is your guarantee, crypto 4 ever. "
"give us your data. all of it. give. no secrets. hold nothing back. in return we will... train AIs on it.. and provide unspecified 'services'... for someone, who may be you... that can change at any time... and we are funded by, uh. Look, a unicorn!"
Dear kids in Washington State: you can make an appointment with your doctor, or walk into a clinic or ER, and get vaccinated. You don't need permission from your parents. You don't have to wait until you are 18. If the health care provider gets confused, the magic phrase is "Mature Minor Doctrine", and point out that not wanting to catch measles is sign of sufficient maturity.
Please reshare, and copypaste this any place this would be useful.
Time travel is complicated. Making a double time loop is fairly straightforward, but reconciling all the various things that have to match up to make it work is like trying to match a really complicated pattern on both sides of a seam. On satin. In the dark.
Luckily, there's always spreadsheets. What can't they do?
FIRST DAY IN HELL, AT FRONT DOOR
me: What's this?
a devil: It's just this board full of photos. We just need you to indicate which of them are store fronts.
me: They're all blurry.
a devil: Yeah, but like... try.
me: Okay, but... okay, this one? Probably?
a devil: Keep going. We can't let any robots into hell.
a robot devil: That one's not a store front. Try again, dummy.