We lost an amazing @swordandlaser community member, podcaster, lover of books, librarian, and one of the fastest and savviest readers I've ever known, Jenny @readingenvy Colvin. We'll miss you. Thank you.
I've lived in SF for 8 years, and I've always wondered —
Why are there more dogs (200K) than kids (115K)!?
I love dogs (👇🏻 is my family dog Luna), but my mission is unlocking child potential.
🧵 with 6 hypotheses on why there are so few kids in SF: 1/NDl
Today, we're showing up to say bans off our bodies and demand action from elected officials to protect Roe v. Wade.
Join us - all across the country, 5pm your local time, at your local courthouse. Pledge to rally with us: bit.ly/3FffSrB
Abortions aren’t only for unwanted pregnancies. I had 3 for wanted pregnancies. They don’t care if Black mothers live or die. Black mothers are 4X more likely to die from complications of pregnancy and childbirth. So I didn’t need this BS today to know what you think about us.
The Brooklyn Public Library has announced that any teenager in America is now eligible for a Brooklyn Public Library card.
Teens can sign out ebooks + audiobooks from wherever they live.
The move is designed to combat censorship, with some titles listed as "always available."
Homes in the future (present?) will be built for folks permanently living and working in the same place. That's a radical, fundamental change in practical use – what considerations will that ultimately entail? ("More rooms for home offices" only just scratches the surface.)
Before anyone goes about defending any of the "Don't Say Gay" laws, let me tell you a quick story about my daughter.
My daughter attended a local, reasonable daycare. Nothing special, nothing wrong, just normal.
I'm trying to explain to a coworker why she should watch I Think You Should Leave. I feel like I'm just babbling about "wet wet mud," "baby of the year," "hotdogs," "I don't even want to be here anymore," and "alien motorcycle gang." what am I missing? oh TC Tuggers. Do you give?
This thread is fascinating. If I invite you over, I expect NOTHING. Wine is greeted with great enthusiasm, but only because it means we’re going to crack it open immediately. Pot lucks have different rules. twitter.com/ambersmelson/s…