Tuesday, January 25

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  • Just want to make it clear that the crew of The Incomparable network are definitely probably not communists and their D&D podcast Total Party Kill in particular is great fun.

    Unless they've switched to 5e in which case I will be duty bound to declare it anathema.  Honestly it's been all downhill since they removed level names.


  • Also, Tucows is still not dead.


  • This way to the egress: Save 99% on your Amazon Cloudfront bill with this one simple trick!  (Fleet)

    Don't use Cloudfront.

    In this case Fleet reduced their monthly bandwidth expenses from $2457 to $41 by delivering content from German hosting platform Hetzner rather than directly from AWS.  Amazon - and Google and Microsoft and IBM - charge absurd rates for bandwidth.

    I posted an item not long ago about Amazon reducing their bandwidth charges except that I couldn't find the price reductions listed anywhere.  Turns out the reason is that there was no reduction.

    The increased the limit of the free tier, but all the paid tiers remained exactly the same.  Instead of the first dose being free, now the first two doses are free.


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Disclaimer: So I'm a Marvel superhero, so what?

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1 "The one good thing about Twitter is that it's all out in the open." Except when you're being shadowbanned.

Hell they even kinda confess to it when they suggest you upgrade to pro to be seen by more people. Post something like my recent Fauci meme, and you can SEE your impression rate go down.

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Apple pies are delicious. But never mind apple pies. What colour is a green orange?




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