climate change is serious, and we need to take serious, large-scale action to mitigate it.
when i say #bancars , this is shorthand. but: don't be stressing about your personal issues, *like that guardian article says*, addressing climate change is about society-wide choices. and as a society, we have chosen cars to transport us. this is not about you, or your job, or your kids.
reliance on personal automobiles needs to stop at the society level. this is not about you.
this video is Required Viewing
a good thing: now if you gotta file a claim to get insurance coverage on a theft or broken window, you can do it online or by calling 311 (the public works number, for like sidewalk complaints and stuff) instead of the non emergency police number. celebrating a small good thing at this time. https://www.minneapolismn.gov/report-an-issue/theft-lost-property-or-damaged-property/
Darnella Fraiser won a Pulitzer for filming something I will never be able to even watch, a murder. whew.
here's her gfm. looks like they're getting their legal shit in order, a trust has been set up to make the taxes less bad. hell yeah. https://www.gofundme.com/f/peace-and-healing-for-darnella
If you know someone who has never published a book of poetry before, but they have a manuscript of poems that the world is in desperate need of, tell them to send it to Conduit. First book prize is still open for a few more weeks.
“Well,” I said awkwardly. “Will you just tell Jerry we’re glad he’s okay? The condo’s there if he needs it.”
Carl just looked at me.
mmmmmnope there's a problem we gotta undo to fix. rad
I mean, finish, and then have cleanup and finish_final2_finalproduct stages. but. finish.
going to go for "i'm sorry to interrupt but who are you referring to?" next time maybe, context dependent
campaign idea: everybody makes characters in D&D. After a pretty generic one shot they get hit with a pretty difficult encounter that ends up wiping the party. They wake up in another world.
You have character sheets in a different ttrpg made up for them but you give paper with just the physical description of their new characters. The players figure out the mechanics of the world along with their characters.
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