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All these tech peeps brag about how quickly they pick up new programming languages and frameworks... then also insist itโ€™s too hard to switch off of master/slave terminology because it would be confusing



tech bros in code reviews foam at the mouth about naming variables concisely and accurately but in any discussion about exclusionary language pull out the "they're just WORDS who CARES"

RT Liam Hogan (
Eric Williams: โ€œBritish historians
write almost as if had introduced Negro solely for the satisfaction of abolishing it.โ€

Is there a single command to run a HTTP ?

There are several, single command, one-line โ€œServe this directory over โ€ command line programmes. I want that. Just `simple-http-proxy --port XXXX`, runs in the foreground. Doesn't have to be effecient or multithreated or whatever. Just *simple*. FLOSS software & preferably just an apt-get install away. (oh god no npm please)

I tried to look at the HTML/CSS to see if a special CSS rule, or JS processing could remove everything from a userโ€ฆ oy vey, like all "modern" JS apps, it's a hot mess in there.

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guys, all my favorite brands mostly staffed by white board members and in some cases fired black people for speaking up about racism have posted jpegs denouncing racism, i think it's solved now

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Ohโ€ฆ You can't block an individual user on . Yet another reason why a design decision that's good for workplaces is bad for general social communities.

The #OpenStreetMap point for the statue of #Colston in Bristol has been updated, to be in the river & underwater.
๐Ÿคฃ Awesome. ๐Ÿ‘

it's as easy as 1-2-3

computer bad
try add more computer
oh no now computer more bad

Washington DC has renamed a street leading up to the White House as โ€œ#BlackLivesMatter Plazaโ€ ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
It's on #OpenStreetMap already.

Sometimes I feel like picking up /#Gaeilge and trying to properly learn that now that I'm an "adult" ๐Ÿ˜‰. But I really should get fluency first, considering I live in Germany. ๐Ÿ˜

Oft, denk ich, ich soll wieder lernen, weil ich bin jetzt ein "Erwachsene" ๐Ÿ˜‰. Aber ich soll erst doch verbessern, weil ich in Deutschland wohn.

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