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What books predicted cyberpunk would look like:

Kid sitting alone in their room, fighting multinationals with a banged-up VR setup.

What actual cyberpunk today looks like:

Groups of kids hacking the payment systems on electric scooters so they can go wherever they want for free.

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Q: Why was the anarchist Halloween party so disappointing?

A: NO GOURDS, NO MONSTERS

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A woman in front of me in the Metro station earlier had a jacket with a big slogan on the back which read, β€œDon’t dig up in doubt what you planted in hope.” And honestly, I feel like I need to hear that advice sometimes. 🌱

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I'm going to have this fight on the TL: Janeway is the best captain because she's the only captain to have to make unpopular, even irresponsible decisions under high stakes circumstances. She's great because she's the most realistic Starfleet captain. Disagree at your own risk.

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dunlaps no. 2 plums, painted by deborah griscom passmore, 1897

Rough times at the cloverland dairy- not sure what that tower does but I guess it was pressurized?

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Lithops, the Living Stone succulent. When it blooms, it looks like a flower cleaving a rock. #plants #nature

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Today is the 100th birthday of technical badass Katherine Johnson. Ms Johnson calculated trajectories for Apollo space missions by hand.

nasa.gov/content/katherine-joh

A group of about 25 Taiwanese Harley folks just wooshed by heading west with full luggage racks, off on some vision of Seeing The World! Hope they have safe and happy travels. 🏍🏍🏍

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