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The locally positive reception to baba is you's statement on effective altruism + link to gwwc was personally reassuring (it's the kind of thing I've thought about doing in projects, far into the future)
Tabletop game where the party is part of a post-first-contact research team for sapient alien species, each party member taking on a different role/representing a different field - big picture mission objectives apply to the whole team, whereas individual goals can conflict between members, and potentially by employer and/or organization.
It's a transparent conceit for solving my 'worlds without stories' 'problem' with GMing.
'Second Contact' has been already used for other things, though, so I don't have a name I like yet.
Bodily complaints, tongue ulcer saga Show more
Huge, insane, relief: 20% w/v liquid benzocaine took me from lots of ulcer pain always to just a little ulcer pain always
New concerns: whether the topical numbing not working fully is due to ulcer depth/secondary infection affecting deeper tissue (aaa), when the jaw and tooth pain from clenching so hard on that side will go away
Also, someONE, not to name any names, sniped the toroids on the 10m low pass filter I was working on! *I* was going to wrap + solder those!
... We have a metric fuckton left to do anyway, so I'll easily get my chance and then some, but still - I don't want to get stuck with the ones that need 105 turns apiece!
Aspiring math human, new adult, probably up to something
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