Nintendo of America’s Reggie Fils-Aime to Retire: Doug Bowser Named New President https://www.reddit.com/r/nintendo/comments/at74bq/nintendo_of_americas_reggie_filsaime_to_retire/ #nintendo
oh no i submitted a bug report but just realized i was doing it wrong and it's not actually broken
(lightly) graphic names for diseases Show more
TOP 10 BEST NAMED DISEASES (according to Medlife Crisis)
10. Takotsubo cardiomyopathy
8. Ondine's curse
6. Toxic megacolon
5. Jumping Frenchmen of Maine
4. tie between HONK and BOOP
3. Hungry bone disease
2. Rocky Mountain spotted fever
1. Exploding head syndrone
Idk who needs to hear this, but if you're using YouTube in a presentation, go ahead and turn off autoplay.
this is the "I deserve recognition for not being racist" of computer security
This group artwork for Super Mario Bros. 3 is notable in that every single character in it with a visible eye color (eyes that are not simple dot pupils) has blue eyes. Bowser's eye color was changed to red since, so this would no longer be true if the image was recreated today. https://t.co/72VI8cD3di
Proud teacher moment Show more
The final question on Exam 1 in my physical science class is always "Name an actual living scientist. The scientist can't be fictional, dead, or your professor." (For 0 points)
I was glad to see that many of my students wrote their own names.
reposting thing from hackmud because I love it so much Show more
:::TRUST COMMUNICATION::: Larceny, laundering, theft of currency and information, deception, betrayal, and backstabing are all part of hackmud, and are strongly encouraged.
Discrimination, discriminatory language, and personal abuse are not.
Violators will be removed.
This is one way to make a record in scientific publication: "Journal retracts more than 400 papers at once"
Snow Fact: Snowfall is usually reported in terms of SWE, or Snow Water Equivalent, which you can think of as being the depth of water you would get if you melted the snow. It’s also really fun to say (it’s pronounced “swee”).
Everyone deserves to have their basic needs met. At any cost, but preferrably the smallest cost as possibly. As such, meeting those needs should be disproportionately funded by the wealthy, as the loss will be minimal to them, perhaps even negligible.
masto meta, corporate takeover of an instance Show more
well, this is fucking great. as in, not great at all. wtf
Takeover of operation of mastodon.cloud, a Mastodon instance with over 50,000 registered users
context: mastodon.social got a $70,000 grant from Samsung, and now this? another grant went to ActivityPub. Um, ok. :/
fedi meta, mastodon.cloud Show more
the fediverse can't give ground to corporations. the concept isn't a hypothetical situation when corp owned instances have been around for years, and especially not now with mastodon.cloud being acquired
block this stuff before it becomes a bigger danger. don't let them invade our communities
uspol, scotus Show more
SCOTUS rules 9-0 that the Eighth Amendment protection against excessive fines applies to states as well as the federal government, which effectively kills revenue gathering via civil asset forfeiture.
(This is good for everybody except corrupt municipalities and police departments.)