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Thanks so much to everyone who came along to my session on allyship this evening. It was an absolute pleasure to talk with you all!

The recording and slides are here:

Really humbled to have been a part of such a wonderful series of talks. Huge love to all my fellow presenters!

CW: a nudist beach on television 

(Also, suggestions that don't involve screws because my kitten is super curious about small things right now)

I have a day off and I want to play with something vintage. I have in front of me a G3 iBook, a Windows 2000 tower PC, and a modern MacBook. Suggestions?

Keyboard shortcuts are great until you get a kitten.

I've had my kitten less than 24 hours and already he's making beelines for the USB floppy drive cable.

I'm so proud.

CW: Cat/Kitten 

So just imagine every single conspiracy theory is proven to be true. What happens then? What tomorrow?

So I get my new kitten in just a few days. I've not had a new kitten in a decade - any tips, tricks, hints, advice?

I've had so many wonderful responses to this toot - thank you so much! What a great community.

Now think what we could do if we came together to abolish capitalism, Mario Mario style.

UK Politics 

Wait, so, if it's 'Super Mario Bros' are we to assume that their names are 'Mario Mario' and 'Luigi Mario' or do we genuinely only know the surname of the franchise's lead protagonist?

I've spent the past two hours trying to decide what to have for breakfast, and now I'm hungrier with less time to eat.

Is there an evolutionary reason for nostalgia to exist? And if so why has mine evolved to be 90% of my day?

I will never understand when people say their profession is their "calling."

I have about six different callings a day, and I try to do them all, always.

Both approaches to life are valid for sure. But I just... find it so hard to be able to understand how that feels, to have that one universal and all-consuming calling in life.

Disadvantages of working from home because of global pandemic:

I just did a very clever thing in Excel and nobody is around to congratulate me.

Advantages of working from home because of global pandemic:

Literally everything else.

I'm not quite sure why the pidgeon friend is sideways, but he was super chatty. I was really impressed at how long he stuck around and how close he got until I realised he was only interested in my for my chips.

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How to sell the lack of a feature (computer with no way to save your work) as a feature

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