Last day of work. What a weird day.
Programmer friends: Many of us have deeply-ingrained habits of making fun of whichever languages, tools, OSes, etc we don't personally use. Please don't. I highly recommend reading Aurynn Shaw's essay on "Contempt Culture", which I have to revisit myself periodically: https://blog.aurynn.com/2015/12/16-contempt-culture
I'm trying something new. I've uninstalled Twitter and Mastolab from my phone which means I have to login using the browser.
Let's see if this little added friction helps me put down the phone more.
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"You and your friends already constitute an affinity group, the essential building block of this model. "
But... I don't have any friends :(
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Well I made it to round two of this one. Did a coding test the other day and now I get to do another one that's a little more hands-on. Considering I knew very little about Ruby or Rails beforehand I think this is encouraging that they are still in any way interested in me.
Problems with "Enthusiastic Consent"
#wip excerpt available to community members/supporters.
peace out Reddit. I just deleted my account.
Phew. Put my 2 weeks in just now. That was hard despite how they've treated me in the past 2 months. I've been here 6 years and planned on retiring with them. Oh well. I'm never going to plan for that again. ABAB (All bosses are bastards)
There seems to be at least two other people on lgbt.io that live in the DMV, we should all get together. I need more queer friends IRL.