A lot of things happened this past year but the thing I'm most proud of is being kinder.
It's hard work. It takes a lot out of me because interacting with people depletes my introvert reservoirs. But still it's worth it and I like to see people respond in kind and be inspired by receiving a small, but unprompted act of kindness.
The current frontpage of https://politico.eu is quite interesting if you look in the top right column. It's a bit on the nose.
Addams Family (1991)
holy shit, was talking about my Gomez Addams bromance with my wife and she nailed it: Gomez Addams is a perfect example of non-toxic masculinity; he's confident but he's also supportive and encouraging, he's a suuuuper loving partner, he's openly emotional, and he's just all-around game with that certain joie-de-vivre
And before anyone bemoans the whole Cloudflare thing:
"But this doesn’t mean you have to use Cloudflare. Users can configure Firefox to use whichever DoH-supporting recursive resolver they want. As more offerings crop up, we plan to make it easy to discover and switch to them."
Politics, climate, extinction rebellion
I don't mean any individual people any offense because I know organizations are a fuck sometimes, but this is the kind of thing you do when you don't have any kind of holistic theory on power or change to organize around. There's activism and then there's chickens running around with their heads cut off
Look at this beauty!
What other kind of merchandise would you like to see?
RMS pulls a serious power move (read: dick move), unilaterally appointing a maintainer to Guile without consulting the other co-maintainers or community, because the current co-maintainers disagree with him on governance https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/guile-devel/2019-10/msg00005.html