September's Discardian season focuses on the power of quality over quantity.
On that theme, here's a post from back when things were generally a bit less intense, which is just as true today:
You have permission not to do everything.
The Framework laptop is the first laptop to ever score a 10/10 from Ifixit for repairability. But it's no thick-as-a-brick throwback the size of a 2005 Thinkpad - it's approximately the same dimensions as a MacBook.
Tux is the official Linux kernel mascot mainly because he embodies Linus: https://www.techrepublic.com/article/tux-a-brief-history-of-the-linux-mascot/
Listen to an audio book. There are lots of public domain ones here: https://librivox.org/
'How do you adjust to an ever-changing situation where the “new normal” is indefinite uncertainty?'
"I am not doing very well right now. I am getting pretty good at it."
Twitch, a PSA,
If you're active on twitch and especially a streamer and SUPER especially a streamer of a marginalized identity, check your chats for someone going by a variant of "hoss00312". We've had to ban about 7 different versions now, and they've started sending out follows and stuff. We have no proof but believe them to be a forward scouting force for hate raids.
If you're not sure if someone in your channel is a bot, there's a site for that. https://twitchinsights.net/bots
Useful blog post on how to rate books.
Fits well with Amazon's "three stars is a negative review" algorithm.
Ceejbot's mastodon instance. This is an overprovisioned, personally-run instance running on AWS. I welcome friends to create accounts here. I intend to run it as long as people are using it.