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late teens: Everything is bad.
early 20s: Everything is bad but drinking helps a lot.
late 20s: Everything is bad but I'm going to really clean up my life.
early 30s: Everything is bad and I'm gonna die soon.

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My housemates are convinced our house is haunted.

I've lived here for 274 years and not noticed anything strange.

seattle-area folx:

The seattle branch of the IWW will be holding an Organizer Training 101 (OT101) on November 23 and 24

We need to get organized to be prepared for shenanigans — like the cafe vita stuff from this month. Stuff like that is *always* going down and the time to start organizing is yesterday

Then check out registration page here: seattleiww.org/ot101registrati

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following up on this cafe vita thing.

Looks like cafe vita is implying people CHOOSE to be homeless so they can get sweet sweet free coffee

reminder that capitalists are not good people. even "small, local" varieties

source: twitter.com/spekulation/status

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(tagging nyc as they recently opened a shop there)

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Williams speaks w/ OVAS members from La Conxa space, an #anarchafeminist collective from the Boyle Heights barrio of Los Angeles, occupied iyáanga'. They chat about organizing, race, gender, cultural engagement, bicycles & resisting incursions by #Maoists.

thefinalstrawradio.noblogs.org

Is climate change taught in primary school nowadays?

like, it's the periodic table, photosynthesis, mitochondria (the powerhouse of the cell), and the "you have no future. The world will not be 'saved'."

😬

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Science papers are always full of figures, but very rarely are they to scale, but in this astrophysics paper, which I’ve never heard of an astrophysics paper having a figure to scale, the authors included a 1:1 scale of a 5 Earth-mass back hole. So take 5 Earths worth of mass, compress it so it curbed spacetime infinitely, and this is how big that would be.

My hand for scale, don’t let your actual hand get that close to a real black hole though.

seattle pol, coffee, transmisogyny 

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Liberals don't like anti-capitalism but they love anti-consumerism which is the victim blamers version of anti-capitalism

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old people should take 1/3rd of the energy they expend getting upset about Climate Teen and do something helpful, like putting on a heavy coat and walking into the ocean.

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drugs & jordan peterson 

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I didn't expect to even finish this book, but it is full of these thought-nuggets that i really can't get out of my head

I do have some issues with some of the framing of historical events as more related and less coincidental than they probably were (not explicitly stated, but sometimes it felt like the framing of the book was doing a lot of winkwinknudgenudge)

but overall, i recommend it and I'm now interested in Erica's thesis¹ that this book referenced a lot

[1]:oatd.org/oatd/record?record=oa

Occult Features of Anarchism: With Attention to the Conspiracy of Kings and the Conspiracy of the Peoples | by Erica Lagalisse
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"When entire cosmologies are reified as 'proper' only to specific preordained identities, we are effectivley saying they are false to the extent that they do not apply across the cosmos whatsoever"
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y'all remember that adobe "project cloak" presentation from 2017?¹

It came up at work today....

What percentage of government video do you think is "touched up" by it nowadays??

[1]: skip to 4 minutes youtu.be/TzBZWBht02I?t=245

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People that take the Glasgow-Edinburgh train have developed this anarcho-communist ticket sharing economy and I love it. It's because return tickets cost literally only 10 pence more than a single, so people just buy returns and leave the other ticket at the station they arrive at.

It's fucking beautiful and more folk need tae know about it

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