How Detroit residents are building their own ISP.
Your important reminder of the day:
"The purpose of the web software industry is to extract value out of Open-Source Software (OSS). [...] Most people in the industry don’t realise that the web dev economy is primarily extractive."
She _should_ be okay for a while yet, vets given us some anti-inflammatory meds, we'll see if she bounces back. Unfortunately we know from experience how quickly old dogs go downhill when they do go. Anyway, we've had some tail wags...
Here she is in happier times when her partner in crime was still with us
She's got a bit more life now, maybe not ready for the urn just yet. Something's up with a couple of her paws so she might just be avoiding putting any weight on them. Vets booked later on tonight.
The whole places reeks of privilege, you can see it in how they dress, the cars they drive, you overhear people talking in the towns - the accent is thick with entitlement. So yeah, superficially beautiful, but inhabited by people who probably inherited their money from the slave trade and the empire.
We're visiting the other in-laws this weekend who live in Stratford-on-Avon, the buildings here are lovely, they escaped getting levelled in WW2 and the climate means they age really slowly, there's thatched roofed cottages everywhere. Up north with the hills it's wet, everything rots and falls apart much more quickly and Manchester and surrounding areas got hit hard in the blitz.
First draft of a small solo meditative larp for many beings.
Refine tomorrow, layout shortly.
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