Also, let's be honest - 8-bit color was a later luxury. The 8-bit computers had a total of 16 colors available.

If you say your game has an 8-bit aesthetic, I don't want to see more than 256 colors on the screen.

fsf, rms, etc 

@phoe Right, stock Mastodon doesn't have a "local-only" option. It has the "don't put on the federated timeline please" option.

@phoe it still goes to followers, it just doesn't show up on the federated timeline.

Hi, people on cantos!

We never send local toots, so here's mine.

@fraggle A shuttlecraft docked in a starship is safe, but that is not what shuttlecraft are for.

grumpiness 

Three logicians walk into a bar. The bartender says, "Do you all want a beer?"

The first logician says, "I don't know."

The second logician says, "I don't know."

The third logician says, "Yes."

The reason “people are the monsters all along” is the scariest trope is because a person is just a ghost trapped in a skeleton trapped in a zombie.

A fearducken.

@jatobear She looks so badass. I want to play as her in a game. Love it!

@valhalla @mala That was my thought! It looks like a Free Software/Subgenius mashup!

This is the most encouraging news I've read all year: Nonviolent protests are twice as likely to succeed as armed conflicts – and those engaging a threshold of 3.5% of the population have never failed to bring about change.

bbc.com/future/story/20190513-

When someone new starts following me, I look at their ratio.

By which I mean, if you are following 12k people and being followed by 635 people, I am probably blocking you. Mass following is a serious red flag for me.

I went to the rally in . Rallies aren't really my thing. I wandered around for a bit and then left. Good luck to them.

crude song writing request 

The next FLOSS philosophy 

The RMS resignation was inevitable and right, but at the same time very sad.

Things can be right and sad at the same time. We can feel empathy while knowing this was necessary.

For people celebrating, we understand why. For those feeling sad about it, it's okay to feel sad too, but we all knew it had to happen.

#RMS #Stallman #FSF

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