Barbados will became a republic, removing the British monarch as head of state as of Dec 1 2021:
4 years ago I had 20Mbps DSL and I was paying more for it.
Apparently they upgraded me to on an experimental *10* gigabit service they're piloting, so my LAN is actually the bottleneck here .
PSA: If #ADHD strategies and coping methods work for you, please use them without sweating whether you have the diagnosis or not.
Solution: finish writing the bill and then make Manchin and Sinema go through with a red pen and not let them get up until they’re done deleting actual programs instead of letting them just yell big number get smaller
This article dives into just how involved Hollywood and the Pentagon. It's not a surprise, but they also get into the specifics. It also explains a LOT about Iron Man!!!
@norikawa it's hilarious how capitalists will use phrases like "low-skilled labor" to explain why jobs that are in extremely high demand still get payed barely anything, and then as soon as there's a worker shortage because the required effort doesn't match the reward, it's suddenly because workers are "lazy" or "ungrateful".
-- my lovely partner, reading their whatever-the-Amazon-ripoff-of-Groupon-is-called emails
BEWARE: As Halloween gets closer, parents need to make sure to LOOK at your child’s candy. Some people are giving out what looks like normal candy, but turns out to be Karl Marx's classic critique of capitalism "Das Kaptial", in the original German.
Queer nerd from Oakland, CA. Literally the Space Core. Striving to make fiction as strange as truth.
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