Hi! Do you remember blogs? Well, this used to be one. Now it just serves as an archive for my multiple Twitter accounts.
Thanks to Tumblr banning porn, a massive sex-positive community has just been decimated. Sex workers, who are already under attack, have just lost one of the last platforms available to them. If you care even a little about freedom of sexual expression, this should infuriate you.
Tumblr wasn’t all good — no social media platform is — but it was a welcoming space to people with non-normative sexualities as well as a major platform for people who were not welcome elsewhere
Elspeth Dudgeon undergoes an astonishing transformation (with the aid of special makeup and camera filters) in SH! THE OCTOPUS (1937).
Tes parents en 2005 : “Faut pas faire confiance à Internet, on y lit n’importe quoi.”
Tes parents aujourd’hui : “MACRON VA VENDRE LA FRANCE À L’ONU !”
David Cage apparently gave a TED talk about storytelling in video games, and if that isn’t a solid example of why you shouldn’t blindly accept something as gospel just because it’s in a TED talk, I don’t know what is.
of course japan had to take self-checkout to the next level
“Sometimes it pays to stay in bed on Monday, rather than spending the rest of the week debugging Monday’s code.” - Christopher Thompson
Rich people: the world is ours!
Historian: guys wait every time this happens-
Rich people: fuck poor people!
Historian: you guys remember when-
Rich people: We’re going to live forever!
loud screech as Historian slowly drags a framed painting of Bastille Day into the room
A midi j’étais au bout de ma vie, j’en pouvais plus de ne pas être en vacances, j’avais envie de m’allonger par terre sur le plateau. Et maintenant voilà que je commence à avoir des regrets à l’idée de ne pas retourner en cours lundi.
Bon solstice, les chéries. La lumière revient.
Single pixel width font. No source unfortunately.
Since @scalzi ranted about it and it’s A Thing right now, for your entertainment, some of the ways I (professional game tech programmer of ~10 years, 8 years of which I’ve been at a game middleware company) have inadvertently caused multi-hundred-MB patches for trivial changes:
Les trucs de boulot qui traînent depuis un mois parce qu’ils étaient trop compliqués pour ce qu’il me restait de concentration, et que je finis en vingt minutes au coworking maintenant que je suis en vacances 🤦🏻♂️
La typographie, c’est important 😂
Best joke I heard this week was from my 11-year-old nephew: “Gender was invented by bathroom companies to sell more bathrooms.”
This is an MRI showing what happens inside our mouths when we speak.
im listening to the leaked louis set and its very clear hes just going to tour red states for the rest of his life to rapturous crowds, like trump
i mean he’s like a RW comic now. hes milo
Power Settings, please.
“Here’s the Win10 UI.”
“OK, here’s the Win7 UI, with the settings I just showed you, rearranged slightly.”
“OK, OK, here’s the WinXP UI, with those AGAIN, plus even more we couldn’t be bothered porting to either newer UI.”