Encryption is like vaccination: it's not about protecting you from a leak, it is about protecting our society from a dictatorship.

I'm pretty sure that if I were an ancient Roman my name would have been Gasius Maximus.

For my first actual , I'd like to recommend you follow all my fellow people:


Special mention to @koosli who while currently expat, is "from WA" πŸ˜†

Anyone reading this who I haven't marked as a Perthie, let me know... I think I'll start a list.

i sure could fucking go for a labor union right now

@Nikolai_Kingsley In my mind they're Lemmings anyway. Not that that is any better, but still...

"It's hard to be religious when certain people
are never incinerated by bolts of lightning."
[Calvin, "Calvin and Hobes" strip by Bill Waterson]

I've been dreaming of a good Lemmings clone for a while. Rabbit Escape fits the bill nicely... artificialworlds.net/rabbit-es

Everyone knows you shouldn't judge a book by its cover. But when I saw this picture in the teaser for an article on the Religious Discrimination bill I knew which side of the debate he was coming down on.


peeps... I'd like to move away from my Big4 bank and would prefer a credit union. Are there any real, local, member-owned credit unions around now? Failing that, any banks that are linked with or supported by labour unions?

re: this is not a cursed take 

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