believing that people have True Names - hokey but understandable
believing that each person has a single True Name - unduly limiting but not impossible
believing that a person's One True Name is whatever a government registry has on their records - the perfect blend of authoritarian and bureaucratic
cheat codes cheapen the authenticity of the art of the game
cheat codes are an invaluable tool not only in dev but also on the user end, whether simply to access already-paid-for content or to resolve any number of technical or logistical problems that no developer can hope to anticipate without the most draconian & self-limiting of walled garden setups
cheat codes cut away distraction & delay, revealing the authentic fulness of the game's artistic merit
@velexiraptor brutalist honesty, but only in that pacific northwest style where all my very solid-looking, uncoloured and unornamented sincerity is overgrown with vines and water stains and moss
So a shitpost about fungi, a shitpost about yelling at zoo animals, and a shitpost about getting seated at the kids’ table are responsible for my three favorite quotes
Suck it, Shakespeare
some girl asked me if she could put zombie make up on me and i told her i was an atheist (which she thought meant i didn't celebrate halloween lmao)
if you’ve just joined mastodon then that’s great but pls have some evidence that you’re a) not a nazi and b) an actual person before hitting follow ty
...up until the last paragraph.
"Manage your time better" is the most backhanded thing you could say to someone who is burning out.
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