"The Linux Team Approves New Neutral Terminology"
Maybe it is just virtue signalling, but as a signal, it does very good job revealing the noise that doesn't share in any virtue.
"Governor declares State of Emergency, authorizes 1,000 National Guard troops to Atlanta"
"“Peaceful protests were hijacked by criminals with a dangerous, destructive agenda. Now, innocent Georgians are being targeted, shot, and left for dead,” Kemp said Monday. “This lawlessness must be stopped and order restored in our capital city. I have declared a State of Emergency and called up the Georgia Guard because the safety of our citizens comes first. This measure will allow troops to protect state property and dispatch state law enforcement officers to patrol our streets. Enough with the tough talk. We must protect the lives and livelihoods of all Georgians.”
His official statement makes it sound like a good thing. I can't help but feel like what's actually happening is he finally got an excuse most people would accept for sending more armed people into black neighborhoods in order to murder them.
I want to know what the orders of these troops are and what specific actions are being taken to ensure that this isn't just a state-sponsored lynch-patrol.
It feels really good getting to work on Comp/Con. Over the weekend I went down the bug list. One of them was actually my fault. I missed integrated mounts when adding emoji to the statblock generator. Today all of my pull requests for that work were accepted.
It's amazing how many little things slip through even in a project like this. On the other side it means the fan base is engaged and really using it. I know I am.
Black man harassed in his own home by police officers in Raleigh.
We come here in search of a place to express our thoughts outside of the direct control and surveillance of unaccountable, mega-corporations. There is no common theme that binds us other than these being the bonds we've chosen rather than those that have been chosen for us.