@polymerwitch yeh, deleted my response when I saw the other thread. That is beyond fucked up.
@trevdev yeh, I’ve considered doing independent consulting, but know the client development work would exhaust me.
USA Today made a version of their site for EU visitors that's compliant with the GDPR
It seriously makes me want to check that site from time to time for news. If their point was "see how bad it would be if we didn't do all this stuff?" it's doing the opposite of what it wants because yes, I love this website, that's how I want it and every other one to be like
How many people is ICE currently detaining? #qotd
@savanni I’ve gone numb to it. 😢
I’ve often said something to the effect of "making a product more accessible makes it more useful for everyone." It turns out there's a name for this phenomenon, the curbcut effect.
@vaguerant i use folks constantly.
@savanni I’m sorry. :(
"What Is Codependency?"
The reason friends and therapists are best kept distinct is to avoid codependency.
Codependency most often takes the form of two people taking on roles of caretaker and care-receiver; where not only is the recipient of care dependent the specific caregiver, but the caregiver is dependent on the feeling of usefulness and validation they get from taking care of the other. This is very toxic as it means problems rarely actually get resolved
Which strategies and tactics disempower fascists? Are any counterproductive?
I'm pro-doggos and I vote.
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