Letterboxd

Over the years I’ve become wary about new services and silos. But I’ve made an exception for Letterboxd, a social network for sharing your taste in movies. I joined a few months ago, and I am really enjoying the singular focus on a medium that everyone participating really likes.

From a social media standpoint, it seems like a good idea to focus the interactions through a specific lens, to start from a common ground1. I am also a sucker for cataloging things and life-logging. You can follow and heckle my taste here.


  1. There are always exceptions.

All my open tabs, June 29 2018

Usually I keep up with posting interesting links as bookmarks here. However, between moving the site and an extremely hectic few months, I had about 25 open tabs on my mobile browser. Here is a selection.

happy father’s day! call your representatives

She says federal officials took her daughter while she breastfed the child in a detention center (CNN)
Some 500 children have been separated from their parents in the past month under the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy to refer anyone caught crossing the border illegally for federal prosecution, according to count by a federal public defender in Texas.
this is horrifying, especially seeing Paul Ryan share pictures hugging his own kid while this goes on

https://www.cnn.com/2018/06/12/us/immigration-separated-children-southern-border/index.html

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