Am I bad for using favourite like a "like" even though I know that's not the purpose? I feel the need to go "yup, me too" without necessarily sharing every toot

I did a lot of early dev on status net and laconia which aparently is called gnu social now. It was a whole thing but the culture on this tooooot thing is nicer.

I have the opportunity to develop a digital lit curriculum for people being released from incarceration, some of whom have done over 20 years in prison.

This has the potential to have huge positive impacts on their lives; they need to know how to attach a resumé to an email, and how to avoid scammers, among many many other basic skills we all take for granted.

Please if you have any input I would appreciate it because I am not omnipotent and can't think of everything.

Please boost this!


1% of people own 68% of the wealth in Aotearoa.

Urgent measures need to be taken to decrease this chasm of inequality. Tax the rich, and use the money to invest in our public services: healthcare, housing, public transport and infrastructure. We'll all benefit from it.



Parts of Pakistan are over
122 ℉/ 50 ℃ right now. Let me break it down;
Our bodies maintain an average 97-99.5 ℉ temperature in heat and cold. When the outside environment gets so hot that your body can not sweat to maintain equilibrium it starts going into shock


Anyone got any recommendations for alternatives to Nescafe Espresso instant?
I don't like Moccona or Jeds instant

Whereas Mastodon is a social media / microblogging platform, there are other federated sites that offer different uses.

#PeerTube: like YouTube, an open source replacement for video hosting
#FunkWhale: Like SoundCloud, for music
#Bookwyrm: Like Goodreads
#Pixelfed: like Instagram, offers image galleries

All of these, including Masto, can talk to each other - so you can create an account on a Bookwyrm instance to keep track of your reading, and people on Masto can follow it! 🤯

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The other frustrating thing is that there hasn't been a SDHB of breakdown of covid numbers since the 22nd of April. We have no idea if Dunedin is still trending high, or if numbers are dropping. We also don't know the make up of the age groups in Southern.

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Big thank you to the people on here that have been helping us confused newbies find our way around 🙂👍 #NZTwits

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