"This conception of the way society should organise itself through federations of autonomous self-organising groups drew upon innumerable antecedents older than the nation state (...)"

Ah I see. They don't sell the alcohol drink for today. That's sad. 😥

I don't understand why people take "IQ"' seriously. It's obviously flawed. By doing some cute puzzle, it should not predict anything.

"Terroir takes time. Topography is shaped, water redirected. Rocks are removed. Soils and rocks may shape the vines, but vine roots twisting deep down for centuries also shapes the earth. Children are born. Viticulture changes. Vines are replanted as wine style change. And they are replanted again in another generation. All of this is requisite to achieve what the French consider Terroir. And thus the resulting wine is a collective achievement (...) "

- Rajat Parr and Jordan Mackay

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on scale:

While lower class tends to cause problem in local scale (daily basis crime), it's clearly to see that the upper class (policy maker, royal family, politician, etc.) tends to cause problems in massive scale (national, global, etc.).

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me: DevOps is good for your organization, your delivery and your culture
enterprise: We already do DevOps!
me: Oh cool, show me!

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so facebook just ban some journal I post on facebook because of its related to platform governing algorithm?

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"Decentralization is Not Enough" by @Teri medium.com/offline-camp/decent

A year ago at Offline Camp, I gave a passion talk about how it's not good enough to solve the technical problems of decentralization – we also have to make tech that is accessible to everyone. I mean "accessible" in the broadest possible sense, in the way some might say "my grandparent can use this."

These themes are still on my mind today as I use Mastodon.

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