I mean, even SlashDot and FiveThirtyEight have it up: https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/de-escalation-keeps-protesters-and-police-safer-heres-why-departments-respond-with-force-anyway/
Jennifer Doleac is doing great work in this space: https://marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolution/2020/06/jennifer-doleac-thread-on-what-works-to-improve-policing.html
@sir both ways are better than reducing institutional knowledge by forgetting how to do things
These are obvious, once you understand they are occurring:
"So, do you think one day robots will have human rights?"
"Perhaps," the robot said, "but first I want to see all humans have human rights."
"What do you mean? All humans do have human rights. It's in the name."
"Then I first want to see all humans considered human."
#MicroFiction #SmallStories #TootFic
Want to be an astronaut so bad right now....
Can't overstate how cool this is, even if you hate that guy that owns SpaceX... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aymrnzianf0
If you do this, it should benefit *me* more than you. I'd bet 98% of JS that pushes to my browser benefits the operator much more than me.
Announcing the SourceHut project hub 🎉
I don't usually explicitly ask for shares, but this is a big deal for SourceHut - the project hub solves one of our major goals for the alpha. Please help spread the word ❤️
Someone please put this map into a Waterman butterfly projection!
“It’s Terry,” said Terry. “‘Ere. That [story] you sent me. Are you doing anything with it?”
“Well, I think I know what happens next. Do you want to sell it to me? Or write it together?”
“Write it together,” I said, because I was not stupid, and because that was the nearest I was ever going to get to Michaelangelo phoning to ask if I wanted to paint a ceiling with him.
—Neil Gaiman, on how he came to co-write “Good Omens” with Terry Pratchett
#terrypratchett #neilgaiman #goodomens
@emersion Lying in bed awake and I've just understood how clever a name hydroxide is (OH-) vis-a-vis the *basic* complement to Protonmail (H+). Genius!
Also I'm an imbecile for not seeing it earlier, and it's probably in docs somewhere too.... 🤔