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if gps chips go faster than 1200 miles an hour they shut themselves down for fear of being an intercontinental ballistic missile

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RT @kandipaws@twitter.com

"people are allowed to dislike children" and "people should not be cruel to children for existing" are two statements that can coexist

🐦🔗: twitter.com/kandipaws/status/1

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Luddism was a working-class movement opposed to the political consequences of industrial capitalism. The Luddites wanted technology to be deployed in ways that made work more humane and gave workers more autonomy. The bosses, on the other hand, wanted to drive down costs and increase productivity.

theconversation.com/im-a-luddi

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Kymer's Canal, Kidwelly was begun in 1766 and used to transport coal from the Gwendraeth Valley. Later a railway was laid in the drained canal bed. This remnant of the canal is at Kidwelly. The reeds will be green soon and maybe there will be reed-warblers. I've seen them on the canal banks in the past.

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So much violence comes from the assumption that the other has bad intentions.

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#OtD 8 Apr 2013 former UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher died. Street parties spontaneously broke out across the country. Pictured: Thatcher being welcomed to hell by one of her good friends and supporters, serial paedophile Jimmy Savile

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Whenever a general malaise sets in, it's almost always because I've effectively stopped reading. There is something about fictional worlds that deepens the connection to the physical one.

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One banana two banana three banana four, five banana that’s too many bananas

I'm growing to love this place. There are exciting and talented people here.

Every day I come here and read people's posts and find more people to follow.
Still learning. Finding much positivity.

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Marmalade I made today. Tomorrow morning I shall have toast with marmalade at breakfast.

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Dreaming of Haiku
Composing verse in my sleep
Must be the Dork Knight

The first time I've tooted here - that word has memories from my childhood 🐵
So I'm new and looking around. Seen some people I think I'll like and followed them. I'll keep looking.

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To reduce our dependence on social media corporations who may kick us off at any time, we have started an account on mastodon, an open source social network. Give us a follow there and share with your friends!
mastodon.social/@workingclassh

Mastodon

This is a brand new server run by the main developers of the project as a spin-off of mastodon.social 🐘 It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!