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Hey friendos! Ottawa Processing Day 2019 is over, which means my talk is done, which means I can experience joy again instead of just anxiety about giving my talk.

@tildetown got called out heavily, and especially @curio (for botany).

Please find attached this image of the Tilde Town Time Service that ran back in November 2017.

It's really more of an artists rendition - as it was created post-facto - but I actually built a working speaker amplifier on breadboard for authenticity reasons.

> Burn the house adjacent to the garage down and shoot the landlord. Spend your rent money on bullets this month. It's the only way we’re going to sort this mess all out.

vice.com/en_uk/article/zmjkny/

Sorry for the TLS certificate expiring. I misjudged my timezones, thought I could do it today and got a page at 8:30 :blobsad:

Well, Mastodon 3.0 is about to make being an admin more exciting.

@neauoire I really enjoyed yours and Rekka's XOXO talk 👍

Gonna go straight to Mastodon 3.0.1, do not pass go, do run db:migrate. 🤞

Kiva is one of my favourite things on the Internet -- I forgot about it for years and recently discovered it. A force multiplier for your giving.

kiva.org/invitedby/insomnike

Really hoping to not have this milkshake-ducked 🙏

Made a replacement KeySmart on the CNC. One side is hit with 800 grit sandpaper, the other straight from the router.

Someone has packaged up Quartus in a Docker container, bless them. This eldritch software can now be contained.

github.com/chriz2600/quartus-l

there were two kids playing football in the street and they kicked the ball and it hit my foot and they said sorry but they were not sorry

pleased to announce that for added authenticity, the HD remake of classic FPS game "XIII" will be released directly into the bargain bin of PC World

Helen bought me this lovely print from her craft fair (directly printed on plywood)

Panic! at the Baltimore Blues Society annual picnic

Moderation queue caught up on. Sorry friends, not been on masto that much but I _do_ get the emails. Thanks again to anyone who reports anything, I actually follow relatively few people so I don't usually get exposed to too much garbage that needs to be blocked.

Every report matters / if you see something say something 💓

Updated my ~town gopher ( gopher://tilde.town:70/1/~inso ) -- it is, of course, more writing about writing bullshit (and this toot is writing about writing about writing: :oh_no:). Anyway, inspired to start keeping an @eli_oat style tumbleblog again for the first time in years.

If I had made this flag as a satire, people would say I was being mean to straight people

That’s how bad it is, and why I can’t stop laughing

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