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could someone make me like, a whole pot just for me

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For this year's Inktober I made an 8-page mini-comic a few panels a day. A buddy described it as "Constantine meets Hello Kitty," and here are pages 1-4.

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Obviously you should caption images to help people with visual impairments, but here's some other reasons to do it: Show more

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Tremble, tremble the witches are back. Together we are so much stronger.

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uspol, voting, houston tx Show more

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Today, Flickr announced that they will be limiting the number of photos in their free accounts to 1,000 images, and offering an extended Pro service for $49.99 a year. Users have 3 months to consider their options. creativecommons.org/2018/11/01

#SOSForTheCommons

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"Would you please not use <word> and instead use <other word>?" "No, that's too hard, and it's not important to me." is an exchange that will be intimately familiar to nearly any trans person.

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Kindness is not a code of conduct unto itself, but rather another free component of a fully functioning GNU behavior pattern made useful by the GNU developers, contributors and vital commentators comprising a full communication system as defined by POSIX.

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OK there was a lot of bad stuff and feelings yesterday but I want to capture the moment I was at a LGBT Q&A that was hosted by a youth oriented org. Seeing young trans people BEAM with delight at seeing adult trans folks like myself there (one of very few) who weren't staff made my night.

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Netflix now "personalises" artwork based on individuals' data:

twitter.com/slb79/status/10527

This is hypertargeted advertising: different people see different info about same film, most get misled about its nature.

Same thing is now happening with political advertising:

Same candidates, but different individuals see totally different information about them. Most get misled about candidate's nature.

With a film you can stop watching when you find out truth, but after an election it's too late.

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Breadity
Taken from friends othersocial account

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* This applies to any less-privileged group generalizing about a more-privileged group. "Not all white people", "not all straight people", "not all cis people", etc. - this applies to you too.

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