This story is very strange. People pretend that their Instagram posts are sponsored because being a paid shill is high status in the Instagram world. And “brands” are confused about who they are sponsoring and don’t love the non-official “influencers” because their pictures are a bit shit. Clearly I don’t understand the modern world. https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/12/influencers-are-faking-brand-deals/578401/
What's the argument here? That Labor needs complete quiet in order to play its inscrutable 4D chess game against the govt?
it's almost like they've something to hide...
By proposing a Commonwealth Integrity Commission with no retrospective powers, #ScottMorrison is limiting examination of the Coalition’s time in power. #auspol
@stib homelessness is like cancer. We haven't cured cancer because it's a descriptive term for multiple distinct biological diseases with no single cure. I deal with guys who are just out of prison with no support network, women escaping partner violence, addicts, trans people who've fallen through the cracks, it's multiple discreet issues with no single solution.
@stib I dunno what government could do, it'd be nice if the orgs that run these places could have support for simple stuff like maintenance though. Kinda sick of showing up for a shift with a backpack full of light bulbs.
Homeless people consider data to be one of the most precious things. They know exactly to the kilobyte how much they can spend on keeping in contact, looking for accomodation, meeting welfare requirements etc. when she realised she could Facetime her sister for her birthday because I brought wifi she cried and that'll rip your heart directly out your chest.
On the ride home the universe gave me a duck. Who am I to refuse?
It is my God damned constitutional right to have the creation of federal courts and a location for the capital*
*sorry I am Australian our constitution only does really basic stuff like set up the country and it has no sweeping inspirational powers or grants of human rights it's just all this stuff. Finance, trade, the states...
Thinking about the reverse time functions of git and undo, like that we really are implementing a sort of undo function for life, and when we move to digital forms via the singularity you will effectively be able to cherry pick, and revert changes, it would enable an experence something akin to morty's mindblowers. imagine that...
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