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Ok, so for you former Plussers, or anyone else, I finally put links to all my current social media profiles on my home domain page. We'll see which of the various newer places actually gets some serious buy-in from users.
Listed here: duh.org/

Freemium: Use some baseline for free, pay for most useful extras

Annoymium: Use some baseline for free, get pushed with an upsell that you have to dismiss frequently

In the middle of listening to impeachment hearings on @wabenews@twitter.com via their Internet stream, questioning moves again to the transcript, and then the stream puts in this as the "now playing" info.

I think someone is trolling listeners here, and it's fantastic. 😆

“I worked with John Kelly, and he was totally unequipped to handle the genius of our great President.”
– WH Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham

If you still believe this is anything but an autocratic bullshit administration, there's no helping you anymore.

washingtonpost.com/politics/jo

Several years ago, Porsche took over the grounds of the old shuttered Ford factory and had a contingent of rainbow Porsches in the parade.

Scenes from the rainy Atlanta Pride parade yesterday.

The last one is me. Yeah, I'm "one of those." 🤷‍♂️😆

In 1991, at age 15, I came out as gay to a close friend. Despite the cultural paranoia of the time, he fully accepted me as I am.

Not everyone has the privilege of that kind of acceptance. But if you can be out, come out. There's great strength in numbers.

Some pics from this past weekend. I ended up scraping the footpegs four times... Looks like I've gotten fast enough that I need to start shifting my body weight more to reduce lean angle.

Some prefer the more scenic roads in the area; this weekend I wanted the challenge instead.

President Carter, you were too good for us as President, and you're far too good for us today. We didn't deserve you.

Reuters: 'Tell the truth ... for a change': ex-President Carter's advice to Trump.
reuters.com/article/us-usa-tru

Definitely needed that this weekend. Nearly 11 hour ride and didn't feel like I'd sweated out ten gallons in the process. t.co/1eOZjnmFto

Western Union, 1880s: competition in telegraphy is bad for America

AT&T, 1910s, 1950s, 1970s: competition in telephony is bad for America

Facebook, 2019: competition in social is bad for America

Zuck, we've heard it all before. Saying it again won't make it true. @ewarren@twitter.com

Oh no, electromagnetic waves are hurting you?

Better avoid the sun altogether. Or heating. Or artificial lighting. Or electricity. And even then, your body is still radiating it too. 😆

Ars: Woman who sleeps in EMF-blocking sack wants Wi-Fi limits.
arstechnica.com/science/2019/0

Our national political conversation has turned a corner. Reached a milestone. Crossed a threshold. And other metaphors.

Of course, what this means is that the @nprpolitics@twitter.com podcast is going daily. Google and Apple Podcasts, TuneIn Radio, the @NPRone@twitter.com app, and many other places!

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