imagine an internet that was ran like a utility. one where it was the norm to run a little box server at your home that you run your services on (email, mastodon, file storage, etc), and there was a whole industry of unionized repair people who would come to your house and fix up your custom home server to make sure it stays safe and is working to your needs
I always wish I'd made a double batch of pancake batter but it's probably just as well that I don't… #tw
Left my headphones at home. Poured hot water down my front. Today has all the makings of One of Those Days. #tw
Fantastic bowling from India's Poonam Yadav to beat Australia at home! #tw
the situation is so bad re. #UCUstrikesback that I have tutors who *cannot afford* to strike because they're on casual contracts with such low pay. so, solidarity to all uni staff who are striking, and to those who support strikes but have no choice but to cross picket lines
Is tooting about conferences a thing here? Any tooters going to #idcc20 this week?
Hidden on this planet as I was, I had all the basic training I needed except... well, those who hid me did not expect me to fall in love.
I did all the research I could to try to figure out how to best convey my romantic intentions, but there was A LOT.
I gave my exo-skin a ruddy hue, and as I approached them, I fluttered my eyelids rapidly, fast enough to create micro tornadoes.
Going to the emergency room together counts as a date, right?
Question for the "real" librarians, archivists and other Glam folks out there: does "finding aid" have a special, generally accepted meaning, or some historical usage that leads to assumptions about what is and isn't a finding aid? Or is it literally just anything other than the main catalogue that helps you find stuff? #tw
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