Happy birthday to auryn29a!
State of the 'Song
Slept through the night! And so totally did not want to get up. Ah well. I get two days of comp time off next week to sleep in (if my daughter lets me) and write.
As shweta_narayan says, "Anti-immigrant, assimilationist if-they-don't-pass-as-white-it's-their-f
Elizabeth Moon, what the fuck?
Just NO. And I have not come up with what to say directly to her, but just NO.
Y'know what the anti-Muslim hatred being stirred up in this country of reminds me of? Germany in the 1930s. I am not okay with this.
I'm not offering to run it because frankly, my living room is too small for it! It's big enough for people, but not for people + mountains of clothes.
* The first issue of Stone Telling is out! It features poems by samhenderson, tithenai, seajules, and more! Go read!
* David Bowie and some motherfucking wolves.
Researchers at MIT have developed software that can track a Lycra fabric glove with a special color pattern. Using only a cheap web camera equipped with a wide angle lens, the software can track hand gestures.
Work. If I don't need a nap, I'm going to start hauling clothes that don't fit out of the closet and bagging them for eventual clothing swap/donation.
Tonight's the Socializing for Justice event at Lir Pub! From 6-8, I'm running one of the Action Stations for BARCC; 8pm onward, dance party for social justice, y'all. Come on down. And bring some school supplies for the supply drive! Details at the link.