Since June two massive protest encampments have unhoused people in Philadelphia have been demanding that the housing authority transfer their VACANT houses into a community land trust and give permanent housing to the unhoused protestors
AND TODAY THEY WON!! 50 Houses are being transferred into a community land trust owned by the unhoused protest organizers!! This is a HUGE precedent and a STRONG start! Philly is THE poorest major city America
The Caracal, also known as the African lynx /Gazelle cat, is an elegant, medium-sized cat.
Elusive & largely nocturnal, the caracal is a powerful predator known to take down prey much larger than themselves! Talk of fierceness, think caracal!
📸 by Gurcharan Roopra
I did decide against trying to replace the bridge because the weird size of it in my guitar specifically promised to be especially nightmarish and I am not in fact a luthier. I do, however, own steel cans, tin snips, drill bits for metal, and clamps, so making my own platemate type cover and installing it was not an unreasonable proposition.
*flop* Danish oil already works best with long drying times between coats and this mix is tinted with oil paints, making the hardest part of the #GarbageGuitar project not fixing (well, "fixing") the bridge, as expected, but waiting patiently for the stain to dry
Maybe it was #homophobia all along?? 🤔
"Ending the lifetime ban on queer men donating blood made ‘no significant change’ to HIV rates in US blood banks"
Breaking what was to be a de-stressing hiatus to ask for help.
Patreon support continues to sink. I haven't had any pay from any work since July. I just got an electric bill that will wipe out my account. Any help would be very appreciated.
US Politics, asking to donate to bail funds
Louisville is going to get it really bad tonight. This can help:
Cops in Louisville just got away with murdering Breonna Taylor.
This ruling is just one more shovel full of dirt on the notion that Black people can get justice in US courts. The only way to get justice is to burn the country to the ground and build something better.
I'm Snail. They/them. Pleased to meet you.
same name, same content, slightly different picture of a chiton
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