This sketch rivals Blackadder Goes Forth in capturing the absurdity of war in a poignant way. The best use of comedy.
Today is ANZAC Day - Australia's day of commemoration. When I was a kid it was a sombre affair, but over the last thirty years it has gone in a nationalist, chest-beating direction. I love football, but despise how it is marketed around war this week.
Thanks for letting me jump on your neighbours relay, @aussocialadmin! Gets a bit quiet in a personal instance...
Huge parts of my home island are on fire. Climate change is destroying the unique ecosystems of #Tasmania sooner and faster than most expected. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/feb/05/tasmania-is-burning-the-climate-disaster-future-has-arrived-while-those-in-power-laugh-at-us
my fav songs of 2018, in increasingly-popular list format
Yahoo exec: we're technologically irrelevant and our business is failing. We've already tried copying everything Google does but doing it worse AND we've already stolen people's information to feed them ads in their private emails! We need ideas NOW.
Employee: ugh I'm sorry I just can't concentrate on this. Last night I got scammed by one of those "free* computer repair" ads.. I lost thousands..
Yahoo exec: Johnson you're a fucking GENIUS
I enjoy my (different brand of) noise-cancelling headphones, but this ad looks like the twentieth century's idea of a dystopian future. I could imagine it as an ad in Robocop. https://www.sony.com.au/electronics/headband-headphones/wh-1000xm3
As someone who's getting into C64 assembly and Azure DevOps at the same time, this is very interesting to me. https://operation8bit.wordpress.com/2018/10/29/devops-for-a-commodore-64/
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