unethical archivists justifying preserving social networks by saying "they should know everything on the internet is forever" is frustrating. YOU decide this with your actions. not everything should be preserved.
fascism in Austria, done hoping (-) Show more
The head of the FPÖ / Vice Chancellor was caught last week trying to ideologically adjust (to the right, in case you're wondering; not that this particular paper needed help there) the largest newspaper in Austria. Stepped down, government getting replaced in new elections later this year.
Today, they are projected to make 17.5% in the EU parliament elections, making them the third strongest party.
Fuck this country.
Yes, white people, you actually have to put some honest work into making sure the fedi does not become a haven for bigots.
The core of the problem isn't that the fedi has hateful people. They are always going too be around.
The problem is that people that are in a position to help with the issue usually don't and just choose to hide.
That's how intolerance and hate perpetuates itself. It exploits the gap of indifference.
We can be better. The question is why don't we.
its almost memorial day which means its almost the anniversary of this classic deleted tweet from the official spongebob account
BREAKING NEWS: The US Supreme Court has ruled that Yoda is officially a muppet, meaning Star Wars and Sesame Street take place in the same extended universe
Your cranky completely random reminder to back up your important files regardless of where you keep them. 'It's on an external drive, not the computer' doesn't mean it's immune to failure, damage, or loss.
you don't need to back up everything ever but if losing it would be Bad, back it up.
ONE COPY IS ZERO COPIES.
BACK UP THAT RANDOM USB DRIVE YOU KEEP IMPORTANT STUFF ON.
Sysadmins, what software do you like for configuration management when the top priority is being able to reproduce a server configuration from a scratch install, but there won’t ever be more than one of it at a time?
Everything I’m finding seems to believe you have an entire data center to wrangle and I cannot with the mental overhead.
me, talking to a straight couple:
lolll so who's the marceline in the relationship and who's the bonnibel?? :)
Wow, if only there were a genre that existed to criticize the way corporations treated people that could speak out against this sort of thing
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If one of your coworkers told you "god talked to me and he said we gotta change our bathroom break policies" then HR would be getting called 5 min ago but when it's our politicians like "God told me baby jesus feels every abortion" we just smile and nod like this is normal
I saw this so you all have to see it now. My condolences.