ThreeArrows' latest YouTube is about "the free marketplace of ideas" and the restrictions on it in Germany and the USA. It's really good:
Playing around with https://www.thispersondoesnotexist.com/, a site that auto-generates faces from scratch (well, from training on images).
And getting a biiiit of uncanny valley stuff, but also some straight up horrifying monsterpieces like this:
מהנעשה תחת השלטון הצבאי/שלטון ההתנחלויות עוד
עכשיו בסוסיא (דרום הר חברון) צילום ודיווח: תעאיוש
Gelbwesten in Frankreich beschmieren Geschäfte mit "Juden" und "Juden raus".
Das kennen wir aus Hitlerzeit,als Nazi-Schergen dies genauso taten.
Was folgte war dies massenhafte Vernichtung von Menschen. Und wir alle dachten, so etwas passiert nie wieder.Und wieder sind es Nazis
Anybody else noticed that over the course of the 2010s, every new piece of hip new American English slang from the humble "yass qween" to the sophisticated "on fleek" has followed the same cycle of
- Being coined by black women
- Appropriated from black women by white gay men
- Appropriated from white gay men by white wine moms
Please CW your posts fediverse, I've seen so many recently that need to be CW'd but weren't. These posts can be genuinely triggering, upsetting, angering or a reminder of horrible, difficult times or their current life and having at least sympathy for that isn't too difficult or if you don't at least try to understand. The CWs are there, please use them.
Buzzfeed News Unionizes ✊
"BuzzFeed recently laid off about 15% of its workforce, and it was, uh, not handled great. But the overwhelming majority of employees are still here. Those who didn't get laid off last month fought for fair severance agreements for our peers, because we know this company is at its best when we advocate for one another."
Toootim is for toootin'
(Main instance language is Hebrew)
מצטרפות/ים חדשות למסטודון מוזמנות בחום לעיין במדריך "ברוכות הבאות למסטודון".