I’m just at a complete loss as to how quickly they are willing to give up national sovereignty if it’ll piss off the libs.
Absolutely. It was clearly chosen to try to diminish them. And they’ve taken in back and run with it. The Vanguard, however, has some weight.
Yeah; “The Squad”as a name is a bit too high school cliquey, but as Rooo has pointed out, they didn’t pick the name, it was imposed on them.
Fantastic. He can run interference to keep Biden from fucking things up.
You never know who’s reading while lurking
Taylor makes some nice instruments... but with musical instruments, it’s always kind of a crap shoot. I’m one of those who believes you shouldn’t play an instrument just like you’re thinking of buying, but that you should play the specific instrument and decide whether or not you want to buy it.
You’re welcome! I hope that there’s Hope, if you know what I mean, and I want to spread Hope around. As in; we have to have hope rather than giving up, and if I can spread some hope around, that’s a good thing.
This is so cool. Thank you for all your great eco posts!
This is from CleanTechnica; a brief profile of Third Fifth Bank, that is 100% solar powered and doesn’t invest in private prisons. For anyone in the Eastern U.S. who is looking for an ethical banking institution, you might want to research this more fully.
I’m not buying anything. Not crossing the picket line.
LOL! In my head, I guessed Portland based on crazy prices and aggressive homeless.
I have a working theory that socks steal safety pins on the way out of the house....
I live in Southwest Corona, hard against the mountains. I’m a US-born child of one extremely white parent and one whose whiteness was...dubious until the ‘50s, and I’m married to a Lithuanian immigrant. My neighbors are:
You gotta get paid.
I read that article originally when it came out and STILL missed they owned IMDB, that was part of my shock! haha. I hadn’t even heard of like 90% of the clothing places they owned.
Shit, I work here (corporate) and I’m not buying anything in solidarity... I regret that I still had to show up in the office. Oh well.
Here’s a Lifehacker article on the Prime Day strike.
Yeah, they’re walking out today in protest of intolerable working conditions. People have been asked to boycott Prime Day, Whole Foods, IMDB, and all other amazon-held companies.
The security concerns alone of smart home stuff makes my skin crawl. I understand it for people with certain mental health issues-I get nervous about my stove, and an app to check might be really handy- but beyond that, not my jam.
Another one that I was thinking of whilst preparing breakfast (sausages, eggs, proper bacon and not that laminated shite you Americans seem to love, with toast)...