'tis a strange thing to have written the big thesis but not being able to get a degree cause you didn't do the preparatory coursework
people give you funny looks
"mastodon user sargoth, you're not currently at a place where you can read internal documents"
I don't lie enough on my applications
the postings for PhD positions make more sense when you read the internal documentation outlining how such postings shall be phrased and what to consider when trying to attract the right people
perhaps, I speculate, some of this info should be provided up front, so prospective applicants will know what to write
I think we seriously underestimate
The fully-automated luxury gay space communism utopia we could could be living in today
If we took that military budget and spread it around to things that were good, and not just imperialist/nationalist projects
it happened again
@Cyborgneticz on inviting folks to our social gatherings
The library closed its doors months ago, but it still wants its books back. Also, after six months it no longer autorenews existing loans, so every so often I have to cart myself over there to return these books I've already borrowed
If this goes on for much longer, the library will have more books than shelves. All the books that are usually out on adventure are now suddenly all back, all at once. As the saying goes: the library lives in all our houses
I am become the skateboard academic, surveyor of words
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