publishing the ingredients for my marinara, that's right, im going open sauce

If you didn't know information is like snacks, money, and drugs to the brain well now you do and maybe you are also experiencing a drug-like stupor in which case you are welcome

@irina I'm not sure, but as a Brit I would tend to use sledge.

Lincolnshire Police have released an update of properties affected by the flooding.

East Lindsey District Council also have a page of advice and contacts for those affected:

I live in quite a cute part of the world. This SSSI is only 7 miles out of Louth:

An incredibly detailed lifesize octopus cut from one sheet of paper by artist Masayo Fukuda - "At first glance, the beautiful artwork looks as though it was rendered using fine-tipped pens, but Fukuda carefully cut every detail from one sheet of paper."

@shonalika Thank you. That's really accessible and well explained.

Cri du coeur (bad mental health wobble) Show more

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There's a long way to go with making the internet more environmentally friendly. So it's good to know my host is actually acting on these issues, according to their report:

@derek Having once lived in the village of N Cockerington, I'm immune to the hilarity. The curse of Britishness.

I recently read Edward Struzik's Future Arctic. Although out for a few years now, it's worryingly accurate in its predictions:

"There is no consent under capitalism" is quite the zeitgeist-y tagline for a sf novel.

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@theoutrider Increasingly they want to squash them in sardine-style, with tiny gardens and little space between neighbours.

@theoutrider It's to do with the right to privacy. The guideline the planning authority where I live is a 20m window-to-window distance between an existing property and a new build. But it doesn't apply to to walls where there are no windows or negligible/shaded ones like your tiny bathroom ones. It's planning for future building, rather than prioritising the look of the homes.

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I just did the Friends Against Scams e-learning. If you haven't done the training before, it's 20 minutes well spent - it could save you or someone you know thousands.

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