On a hot afternoon visiting in Coleman, Texas, the family is comfortably playing dominoes on a porch, until the father-in-law suggests that they take a trip to Abilene for dinner.
The wife says, "Sounds like a great idea." The husband, despite having reservations because the drive is long and hot, thinks that his preferences must be out-of-step with the group and says, "Sounds good to me. I just hope your mother wants to go." The mother-in-law then says, "Of course I want to go.
fml, how quickly did the #warcraft server blade presale run out of stock?
I wrote a list of mods I'm using on my baby priest in World of Warcraft Classic. http://tilde.club/~annika/world-of-warcraft-classic.html #wowclassic #tildeverse
Who else on the fediverse does cuddly toys beyond @Hiraelle
Boost super OK
tech gripe, twitch, ads/tracking
A great feature of the Curse desktop app was the ability to manage mods for games like World of Warcraft.
#Twitch bought the app. You already know where this is going.
The app is currently broken on my network: the Pi-Hole blocks a bunch of trackers and Twitch's Electron app chooses to fail rather than gracefully handle the connection error.
I've submitted a support ticket but don't have high hopes. (Had to disable content blocking to get the reCaptcha, too.)
danah boyd: "Accountability without transformation is simply spectacle... [Change] requires everyone to hold each other accountable, but also to aim for reconciliation not simply retribution." https://medium.com/@zephoria/facing-the-great-reckoning-head-on-8fe434e10630
(Link CW: mention of abuse)
wtf they took down the rickroll video everyone used https://youtu.be/dQw4w9WgXcQ
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