"Just be yourself" ≈ "Just exhibit personality traits and interests that generally don't oppose the cultural climate too much"
I'm sure quite a few aspects of my "self", if not obscured or censored well, would drive away a good number of folks. I find the ones who like to tout about "being yourself" have really narrow views of the world and humanity.
Chaos and bloodshed in Hong Kong district as hundreds of masked men assault protesters, journalists, residents https://www.hongkongfp.com/2019/07/22/just-chaos-bloodshed-hong-kong-district-hundreds-masked-men-assault-protesters-journalists-residents/
So I'm officially graduating with a B.Sc., and nervously waiting for my #graduation ceremony in a few hours tonight 🎓🎊
While this marks my surviving 4 years of applied #maths in #university, it's also where I chanced upon this #electronicmusic club, and intensified this lurking desire to produce and perform my own #music; "btcprox" as the music artist probably wouldn't exist today
So I'm grateful to my uni for enlightening both paths of music and maths to me 🙇
Waiting to hear the fruits of labour from the latest @awhaleslantern #MusicCollab iteration 🎵🖼️
"An event series known for giving out free #bacon can be a metaphor for an aim to support a developing local #music industry. But can partying and overloading oneself with sumptuous strips of bacon and ear candy do it?"
One idea I've learnt from the past few years of immersing in maths (+ some stats) is that "not giving a definite answer" can be a valid answer. Saying "I don't know" or "I can't be sure" isn't necessarily a sign of weakness, if you are confident in your lack of evidence to make a well-informed evaluation.
The Job That Will Let You Do Whatever You Want in a Swedish Train Station, Forever
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Found a few comments on other alternative platforms sharing concerns about #Mastodon's federated structure
A common point: the federation sees instances created for users with common interests/ideology, possibly setting precedent for even tighter echo chambers + aggressive behavior between instances over ideology clashes
me trying to bumble around trying to figure out life while sometimes making #music
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