In English, Latin, Hindi and many other languages, the Proto-Indo-European word ‘*udros’ — ‘water creature’ — became the word for the otter. In Greek, it became the word for a sea monster (‘hydra’). [📷: Cloudtail the Snow Leopard, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0] https://t.co/W6XyukSPrA
SFPD LGBTQIA+ throwing a hissy fit because SF Pride and Pride family are naturally triggered by the 'boys in blue', eear a rainbow uni for one day, how hard is it? I guess it really is ACAB.
How can you miss the point this far, without first giving up on empathy that is.
It shows how far The City has regressed, San Francisco is not the left leaning minority paradise from the stereotype, rising rents and NIMBY policies have all but driven the minorities out.
I'm glad I'm getting out.
I've already forgot the name of that #ActivityPub server that is also working on group collaboration tools like federated to-do lists.
I was hoping to see someone in the federated timeline using the software.
Alright, time to see if Mastodon can do the midst important part of social media: crowdsourcing answers to dumb questions
My ten year old wants a game to couch co-op with me. Something pokemonesque would be ideal, something low on boobs and blood is essential.
My boy got upset at the T&A in Digimon: cybersleuth. We're looking at probably aroace kid whose primary passions involve Minecraft. I cannot play Minecraft to save my life.
I have encountered more image descriptions on Mastodon in 24 hours than I have in Twitter in a couple of years. Seriously. I'm not exaggerating.
As a blind person, this means a lot to me. If you read this and you describe your images, thank you so, so, so much on behalf of all of us. If you don't, now you know you'll be helping random Internet strangers make sense of your posts by typing in a few more words than usual.
Queer non-binary neuro-divergent colorblind tech adjacent collector of weird facts, with a slightly dark sense humour.
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