A huge chunk of the time I spend on "unit tests" is actually spent refactoring APIs that are painful to use.

I worry, however, that if fairly enforced, Facebook's policies will impact ongoing U.S. propaganda campaigns in Iran, Cuba, Russian, etc.

Good thing people who've outsourced their critical thinking to Facebook won't be subjected to anything the censors deem "inauthentic." I love this version of 1984!

Let he who has orbited the moon in the last 40 years throw the first stone.

...and I think it's really depressing that trying to Milkshake Duck this person is going to be more important in many corners, than celebrating humankind's return to the moon.

Prediction: some nice Japanese guy/gal is about to be attacked in the media for associating with Elon Musk.

I really don't understand why Facebook/Twitter/YouTube/etc. are racing into the content moderation business. I also didn't understand why Friendster couldn't scale, or why MySpace wouldn't fix their UX.

From now on, I'm getting all of my home decorating tips from @MeowWolf.

Are CAD drawings of straws illegal now? Asking for a friend.

Set up a Mastodon instance at pifke.social. It should sync to Twitter, which in turn should sync to Facebook; consider this a test post.


pifke.social is one server in the network