**Josh Hawley brutally mocked for railing against big tech while using big tech to promote his book**

"Sen. Josh Hawley of Missouri, one of the most stridently Trumpified Republicans in the U.S. Senate, has been railing nonstop against corporate America — especially big tech — for, as he sees it, promoting "woke" liberalism. And his new book, due out on May 4, is even titled "The Tyranny of Big Tec…"

alternet.org/2021/04/josh-hawl

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There's nothing wrong with reading a book you love over and over. When you do, the words get inside you, become a part of you, in a way that words in a book you've read only once can't. - Gail Carson Levine

Not only does LeGuin get a US Postage Stamp, the background celebrates one of the first and most notable #nonbinary characters in #sff.

I disagree with people who want to expel Lauren Boebert for her role on the insurrection. ARREST Lauren Boebert, but don't expel her until her last day. Just leave an empty seat, unable to appear for votes, as a symbol of what happens when you take fascists to the dance.

Finished reading _Rainbow Arc of Fire: A House Divided_ by Gregory Earl Sanchez. I've had it for yers, but just got around to reading it. Quite good, 4🌟

RT @harleivy@twitter.com: in russia, the act of displaying the LGBT flag in public can get you arrested. so these 6 activists from latin america resorted to creativity: wearing uniforms from their countries' football teams, they turned themselves into the flag and walked around moscow with pride. 🏳️‍🌈

I want a series of Fred Rogers for President campaign ads. The Cabinet is sitting in the President's briefing room, outlining today's crises and concluding with a plea: "Mr. President, what do we do?" Everyone turns to the head of the table where an old TV and VCR turn on, and as the CRT warms up the VCR fast-forwards to a clip from "Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood" that covers exactly this situation. In one corner a general starts quietly weeping tears of joy, realizing that sharing is an option…

Ursula LeGuin has passed over into the Four Houses. 😭 She will be missed.
Pandora has returned to the Valley of the Na.
she will be mourned and her names called out at the next World Dance.

(yes, her book that influenced me the most was _Always Coming Home_..._

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