"my voice is my passport, hypernormalize me" i say as i dive into the McDonaldsphere, while back in the real world my body is strapped to a crash cart, back covered in McDermastims, shamrock shake iv in each arm, the technicolor world of winterclown transmitted directly to my brain through a length of fiberoptic cable jacked into the side of my head. in the real world im just your average meatbag fry jocky but here, in here im lovin' it
The 'check engine' light on my car came on last night and the diagnostic is going to be $150, not to mention any repairs that need to be done.
I'm a freelance writer/blogger on a fixed income. No one seems to want to pay writers much (if at all) these days, and I could really use your help.
If you can, please help. If you can't, please boost/re-toot/reblog this.
Another friendly reminder:
Mastodon is awesome, but mastodon isn't an appropriate tool if you want private communications. DMs aren't actually private, they can be seen by instance admins and maybe by other people, it isn't at all secure.
Mastodon and GNU social aren't made for private conversations, if you want to have a private conversation there are many tools that are appropriate for that.
I suggest Tox, but Cryptocat and XMPP with OTR are also good. There are others but I have used those
New benchmark for linux from the Unigine people (valley, heaven, etc). I've been waiting for it even though my computer can only run medium. Give it a try if you like gaming on linux or even windows and want to stress your system with the latest stuff. Vulkan support for linux may be happening in the future.
Linux. Mechanical Keyboards. Sci-fi. Ancient History. What more is there to life?
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