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search.marginalia.nu/ I think I kind of love this search engine that optimizes for pages with lots of text? Like it feels *startlingly* like searching the web did twenty years ago.

software licenses are unavoidably a legal tool.
the legal system, in the US and approximately everywhere else, is not a machine that leads to justice.
therefore, software licenses do not lead to justice.

https://www.boringcactus.com/2021/09/29/anti-license-manifesto.html

I keep having a thought about cyberdecks and worldbuilding. Often, they are portrayed as specialized and customized hardware for an individual person to accentuate their abilities.

Which sounds great, and even stylish in that pre-2010s kinda way.

Today when I look around, though, I have the opposite thought. What if it wasn't a quest for more power or features which led to the creation of decks, but rather the attempt to scrounge together *any* tech which is *not* infested with corporate spyware?

[internet forum] how to do X
[answer] bruh just use google thread closed

[google] first result: the thread above on how to do X

a Danish museum lent a bunch of money to an artist working on an art installation called "Take the money and run", supposedly made to show the difference between a yearly wage in Austria compared to Denmark

when they got the frames, they were empty

the artist took the money, and ran

this, the artist has stated in interviews, is the art piece

I love it

EVERY MORNING I WAKE UP AND OPEN PALM SLAM MY LANDLORD INTO THE TRASH. THEN AND THERE I BEGIN COMMITTING LAND REFORM

This photo of two owls I took today is framed exactly like the owl in the foreground is a vtuber

ageism 

hypothesis: people under 30 are bad for my mental health

the only blockchain i care about is this photosynthetic algae

gameing progress (beat saber) 

there are maybe 1.5 songs that i can finish reliably on expert+ now

unfortunately, my arms, though.

1995: installing a program on your computer
2025: crimeloading "dark apps" onto your phone

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