Finland ends homelessness and provides shelter for all in need
All homeless receive a small apartment and counselling – without any preconditions. 4/5 people a make their way back into a stable life.
All this is cheaper than accepting homelessness.
[1.Ch.] Bodies, Gross
TIL Garlic Jim's is very conscientious of their gluten-free customers and thus avoids cross-contamination by rolling out _all_ their dough using potato starch on the bench.
While I can't fault them for their decision, this means me and my nightshade sensitivity will have to find somewhere else to eat. *blorf*
This is my third set of cropstones in a week. I would very much like not to be sick plz thx kbye
Opera (browser), predatory business practices (boost with CW)
In today's WTF news... Opera - yes, the browser company - "has made a dramatic pivot into predatory short-term loans in Africa and India" https://hindenburgresearch.com/opera-phantom-of-the-turnaround/
For the record, this is Opera's response:
"The Company believes that the report contains numerous errors, unsubstantiated statements, and misleading conclusions and interpretations..."
But they admit they have "recently launched and scaled multiple new businesses" and on the same page they are touting their "app based microfinance offering" which is "focused in emerging markets".
Dear fellow authors--of whatever skill or career level--please, please read this: http://www.kaliwallace.com/news/2020/1/12/your-heart-is-a-moving-target
[1.Ch.] Accidental Orthocosm
Mail is, I think, working.
MariaDB is installed.
* WordPress reinstallations
* Account creation for users
* Reopen blog
* Post about the reinvention of the server
* New about page
* ... consider additional resources
I've done enough for one night.
Alien bird thing. Alchemy student (Topaz), Lemnos Academy of Natural Philosophy. Trans autist psychonaut magister. #nobot
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