Community resources for the avid micro.blogger
good resource for getting started with micro.blogAlso on:
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 onAlso on:
This is a good episode for the theme, without getting too deep into the characters
How to Own & Display Your Twitter Archive on Your Website in Under 10 Minutes by Chris Aldrich Chris Aldrich (Chris Aldrich | BoffoSocko) As part of my evolving IndieWeb experience of owning all of my own internet-based social data, last year I wanted a “quick and dirty” method for owning and displaying all of my Twitter activity before embarking on a more comprehensive method of owning all of my past tweets in a much more compreh... Chris,rather a late reply but it might be of interest, I’ve been using Martin Hawksey‘s twitter archiver for a while now. This archived my tweets to Google Drive and made them available online: Keeping your Twitter Archive fresh and freely hosted on Github Pages – MASHe i take it a step further by pulling to my local drive and ‘ftp pushing’ to my site: Pushing and Pulling the Twitter Archive This keeps my archive up to date on a daily basis withou any work on my part here: Your Twitter archive
Saw this on MB discover, needed to save it for later
'Clicks and Hisses' is a fan-made, interactive guide to the weird words and sing-along songs of The Hold Steady.
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Facebook needs to learn to read the room.
this is one of the better takes I’ve seen on online discourse
Ordinary Facebook users can't delete their messages from recipients' inboxes.
When last we checked in with Strokes and Voidz frontman Julian Casablancas, he was prying open your third eye in an interview with Vulture, during which he radiated the dismissive intellectual superiority of a college freshman who just discovered Howard Zinn. (Actual quote: “Oliver Stone’s The Untold History of the United States was another life-changer. That book is kind of like Howard Zinn. It’s all kind of snowballed, and now I feel like things are crystal clear to me, so I’m going to be clearer.”) He also made several references to a broader culture war, compared to which his unique brand of New Wave-influenced indie rock was but a mere distraction:
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