I have been working-from-coffee-shops-and-restaurants more and I realize I say "I'll have $COMESTIBLE_ITEM if that's cool," and places fall into two categories: those where they proceed normally, and those where they make a joke about me hedging a statement where I order something quite literally on the menu.
Martha Stewart is featuring Saudi cuisine this week on TPT and if that wasn’t intentionally timed, wow.
TPT is showing a Neil Diamond concert recording right now and I would kind of like to bleach my eyes of the split second I saw before changing it to literally anything else.
love 2 copy vms on a sunday
Idea: :dont_at_me: as a permissions level for a post.
Can still be boosted and favorited, but servers should prevent replying, and a server implementing this will reject any incoming replies.
the passage of time, vaguely personal Show more
Person: “I went to a Broken Social Scene show at the Fine Line 10 years back”
Them: “You were there?”
Me: No way, I would’ve been, like, 11 years old. But I do dig Broken Social Scene!
Me: <feels ancient but also extremely young at once?!>
I don’t like remembering that time is a thing.
office music Show more
I put on the Talking Heads spotify radio station at work today and so far we heard: Once in a Lifetime, Psycho Killer, a bunch of Yo La Tengo and other more modern art-rocky things, and now it's Age of Consent by New Order and it's all too perfect.
I ran essentially the full length of Summit (a beautiful tree-lined parkway) in St. Paul today, then followed that up with a 30ish mile ride from NE Mpls to the southwestern burbs. I h*ckin love the greenways and trails in Minnesota.
55413. extremely jaded and incredibly burned-out. tech organizer trying to make things less awful. unpaid shill for café alma at immense cost to me.
A community centered on the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota, and their surrounding region.
An alternative to social networks that connected people in the region that have either died away or driven people off with unethical or anti-social policies.
MSP Social is a noncommercial community service, hosted and administered by @lawremipsum. Users should not feel obligated to contribute financially to the project. But contributions to defray server costs and/or for possible future expansion are welcome at Patreon, Liberapay or via PayPal to lawremipsum at gmail.
We financially support local community-oriented organizations. Currently, we support WedgeLive and Neighbors for More Neighbors. Future support of community-oriented organizations will be determined by accountholders, donors and the admin, and is likely to be focused on groups that advance the values of the donors and encourage underrepresented voices in community and urban planning spheres.
If you're a current Twitter user, here is a tool that can help Twitter friends find each other on Mastodon.