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I have automated cross-platform posting set up, so you'll occasionally see links to centralised commercial social media platforms in my toots. But this isn't just another channel for me: I'm active here, like it here, and if you interact with me here, I'll respond here.

Moreover, once the Fediverse has a bit more critical mass, I plan to "reverse the polarity" so that this is the point of origin for my cross-platform posts. But so far most of the people I want to tag in stuff aren't here yet. πŸ€”

Lazyweb: if I want to sell shirt designs, and I’d like it to be a teespring-like thing where the shirt won’t wear through in 3 months, the material isn’t sourced from somebody dumping trash in the ocean or working meth-addled children through 17 hour days and everyone involved is making something approximating a living wage, what shirt vendor do I want?

I'm very grateful for having had the opportunity recently to discuss New World University on The Score with Rick Sincere. lnkd.in/eJjzAxp

At the Boston Public Library for the @P2PU@twitter.com Gathering, to learn about learning circles, P2PU's approach to blended learning: boston2019.p2pu.org

Apparently the best way to approach climate change is to make everyone hate you and to have a million cars idle needlessly all morning? Who knew! dcist.com/story/19/09/12/clima

It's not about who's nicer, it just means that Republicans think that Williamson being in the spotlight helps Republicans, and Democrats think it hurts Democrats. In politics, self-interest is king. thehill.com/homenews/campaign/

The opposite of love isn't hatred, it's indifference.

Similarly, if you're doing things just because you think that's what politicians don't want, you're still controlled by them, whether that's eating steak, or using plastic straws, or not wearing... m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_5d7

I don't usually look forward to TV, but I'm totally watching PMQs this Wednesday!

Bostonians, I expect to be in your area from the 18th through the 20th. Any advice on an affordable place to stay for someone who's not fussy?

RT @MIT_CSAIL@twitter.com

28 years ago today Linus Torvalds announced in a newsgroup that he was working on a free operating system that later came to be called Linux.

bit.ly/2ZjgGtO

#Linux #opensource #tdih #otd

Where do all these participants think that his ingredients come from? If they mean it -- and I hope they do! -- then they should really make drive the point home by considering going or even .

Where do all these participants think that his ingredients come from? If they mean it -- and I hope they do! -- then they should really make drive the point home by considering going or even .

is trending, which shows that it's not only deplorables who can't spell. πŸ™„

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