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the amazon algorithm really has got my number. love to know the magic confluence of searches that inspired this to show up on my home page.
takes a lot for me to side with a drum circle against a shipping container but.... honestly doesnt seem like it would be that effective but i guess its a deterrent.
pillars of creation
AI AI Ohhhh shit
#1 trending on twitter is. #RIPTwitter.
musk fired half the staff then gave an ultimatum to the rest to quit w/ 3 month severance or work your ass off indefinitely from back in the office which he also mandated. one post i just read said 75% of the remaining employees are taking the offer. possibly those on work visas cant quit. hence the dire hashtag. everyone acting like the titanic is sinking as they say their goodbyes. feels like its too big to fail but man what a clusterfuck musk unleashed. epic hubris.
i am half hoping that musks twitter implodes via mass exodus but then i think i would deprive myself of eye-rolling stories like this and the snark that accompanies it.
I’m begging y’all to consider a horse drawn wagon or something bc nobody deserves to go out like doordash https://t.co/5F8qsb1W9X— Vinny Thomas (@vinn_ayy) November 4, 2022
kids at the school next door are reaching lord of the flies level lunchtime insanity. can only assume its because they all ate 10 lbs of candy in the last 24 hours.
tortured sentence from trending on twitter. guessing its AI?
Lady Gaga becomes the latest celebrity to fall into a meme trend of someone posting a picture of a celebrity or 3D-rendered character for humorous effect
Just found out who Monk Eastman was
"Social media gives legions of idiots the right to speak when they once only spoke at a bar after a glass of wine, without harming the community ... but now they have the same right to speak as a Nobel Prize winner. It's the invasion of the idiots." – Umberto Eco
FDNY first responder POV of 9/11
One quart of horseshoe crab blood sells for $15,000.
zinn @ 100
BY POSTING THE SAME IMAGE, BEREFT OF MEANING BUT ANIMATED THEREWITH VIA ASPIRATIONAL ELEVATION TO 'MEME', A DEADENED HUMANKIND CAN FEIGN BOTH COLLECTIVISM AND MEANING, EVEN WHILE THE PRACTICE THAT WOULD CONSTRUCT SUCH SIGNIFICANCE OR COMMUNITY ALSO HOLLOWS IT OUT INTO VOID. pic.twitter.com/9e67WyPsmh— Ian Bogost (@ibogost) August 18, 2022