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  1. ❤️ Software engineering isn't the same as either coding or CS. Universities aren’t set up to teach it because they are limited to toy projects that end when the course ends. The only way to learn to wrangle a million-line codebase with hundreds of contributors is to actually do it.
  2. ❤️ TIRED: Coastal ElitesWIRED: Coruscantian Elites
  3. ❤️ @brettkwallace Detroit is kinda like outer space, so that tracks
  4. ❤️ 0xADADA is currently reading 'You Need a Budget: The Proven System for Breaking the Paycheck to Paycheck Cycle, Getting Out of Debt, and Living the Life You Want'
  5. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'Trees, maps, and theorems'
  6. ❤️ Unwavering
  7. ❤️ @0xADADA @endangeredmassa Yeah def canceling then. I am not paying to watch ads. Ridiculous.
  8. ❤️ The Characterless Opportunism of the Managerial Class
  9. ❤️ Just a reminder socialism hasn't been a four letter word since Occupy Wallstreet, all thanks to the 2008/2009 debt crisis.
  10. ❤️ Buttigieg has a section of his book where he bags on Harvard Jobs for Justice organizing the janitors. Big fuck you too, buddy.
  11. ❤️ This is how my sons do weddings https://t.co/R90nAuK4ow
  12. ❤️ antisocial Saturday night brought to you by this history of the politics that created computing and the internet, by one of the authors of The Californian Ideology https://t.co/GRm9PBCCHw
  13. ❤️ The #landcruiser is basically the #1200gs of the automotive world
  14. ❤️ @CaseyExplosion CapitalismSORRY IT'S TOO EASY
  15. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'The Conspiracy of Art: Manifestos, Interviews, Essays'
  16. ❤️ @CNBC https://t.co/Pp8R37aDtT
  17. ❤️ If you can’t trust NSO group who can you trust 🙄 https://t.co/TwTWc2ei41
  18. ❤️ Situating the Situationists - Radical Chains
  19. ❤️ Moving Shadow 00.1 - 10th Anniversary Special Edition Full Mix
  20. ❤️ Pub pup at the Irish Seisiun is my Patronus https://t.co/FFGMLHJ95k
  21. ❤️ Politicians think we give them power but instead we give them responsibility. Some freak out when reminded: https://t.co/b5Qvs1PoOa
  22. ❤️ How Metal Gear Solid manipulated its players, warning us of an age of Fake News, Cambridge Analytica and data surveillance
  23. ❤️ Pizza/movie night,Birthday editionSausage, mushroom, & toasted red pepper, Chicago-styleA Garden of WordsAnd to Dan, wishes of love and joy and all that is good Happy Birthday, @dgeb ❤️❤️❤️🎂🍕❤️❤️❤️
  24. ❤️ @matasar JIRA’s purpose is to expand in functionality until it is the fullness of your job.
  25. ❤️ https://t.co/UDoPfstNPv
  26. ❤️ it was like every new word was an entirely new world that the narrator had only just discovered, and was learning to speak the shape of, all wrapped up into a larger universe where computers could reason for themselvesmy computer ever since has been named wintermute
  27. ❤️ Why do we fall into the rewrite trap?
  28. ❤️ I’ve gotta shorten the width of this crate to get this 1000 lb. lathe into my basement. @qtychr @0xADADA this is what you missed out on. https://t.co/ueCUmgRnUA
  29. ❤️ The Secretive Company That Might End Privacy as We Know It
  30. ❤️ Testifying at the Senate about A.I.‑Selected Content on the Internet—Stephen Wolfram Writings
  31. ❤️ @qtychr Soup night with coal country moonshine: https://t.co/rVyBb73QLS
  32. ❤️ @0xADADA That show has a joie de vivre that seems to be missing from US (and, as far as I can tell, Chinese) television. People manage to come together despite the worst challenges that life and their own flawed natures can throw at them.
  33. ❤️ @0xADADA @b_apothecary Cobra commander had some good ideas
  34. ❤️ The Really Big One
  35. ❤️ The Gervais Principle, Or The Office According to “The Office”
  36. ❤️ Television sucks (and has *always* sucked). https://t.co/ayd6X7YhW8
  37. ❤️ #SurveillanceSelfie https://t.co/IzJ9f7Gi89
  38. ❤️ Nigel Farage takes one last look at the EU Parliament before fucking off back from Brussels. https://t.co/y2QUdxQcFd
  39. ❤️ @megadeau https://t.co/ZCCHMFcep1
  40. ❤️ @0xADADA If we invest our all into this life and at the end see that there is no eternity, no loss, but if there is an eternity and this life was just a drop in the bucket, we've suffered ultimate loss.
  41. ❤️ playing fps games can cause dehumanizing effects on the human psyche/gaze and has been used for propaganda/recruitment purposes 💫 https://t.co/Zfk5q8hHjm
  42. ❤️ Jenkins server that could have been a git hook.
  43. DigitalOcean is laying off staff: https://techcrunch.com/2020/01/17/digitalocean-layoffs/
  44. ❤️ just printed off my first batch of #shibainu stickers!! 🐕 🐕 🐕 https://t.co/CPZe9YxIev
  45. ❤️ @matthew_d_green @VessOnSecurity It's achievable. Vendors just don't do it until forced to, because it becomes more difficult for them to tell customers "see how easy it is to integrate?". See also: the increasing amount of ads being served via a locally-hosted proxy to circumvent adblockers.
  46. ❤️ So it's finally real! My book, Monitoring Laws, is out with @CUPAcademic. It offers a legal analysis (#privacy, #dataprotection, #algorithmicaccountability, #fairness) on profiling tech, from early police photography through to computer vision (facial rec) and video analytics. https://t.co/0N03WUQR8k
  47. ❤️ Iran can have little a nuclear weapon, as a treat
  48. ❤️ 0xADADA started reading 'The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power'
  49. ❤️ @0xADADA Some home made holiday treats from @MarleyBarley22 at the @shegeeksout ambassadors quarterly! Cereal wreathes were 💯💯💯
  50. ❤️ What and Where is our Public Wealth?
  51. ❤️ Actually maybe I’m just being paranoid and these people just assume my wife is too hot to be with me? Fuck, what if that’s it????
  52. ❤️ @0xADADA When I was in college, before craft beer was cool, the liquor store near my South End apartment sold 4-packs of Rasputin for like $8. It was my go-to for gettin' fucked up. Now it's all fancy and costs money and my hangovers suck. THANKS OBAMA.
  53. ❤️ @0xADADA @b_apothecary Rebecca is @phenomenoumenal
  54. ❤️ “What kind of beer are you looking for?""I'm re-wiring all of the lights in the house and I would like something to drink afterwards to make me forget this day."
  55. ❤️ Bernie's gonna win https://t.co/KD1uhbAA3l
  56. ❤️ Egg: Benedict Steak: a5 waygu with birth certificate Milk: OatAlcohol: Wine Jean Bourdy Vin Jaune - APC Côtes du JuraWarm Drink: Matcha ceremonial grade https://t.co/eJtG6XdhAx
  57. ❤️ @0xADADA holler at me dog
  58. ❤️ @onekade Kissinger ain't dead yet.
  59. ❤️ cowboy bebop was the last gasp of 20th century Cool
  60. ❤️ #AbolishICE and #protectourwinters at @WaltDisneyWorld Thanks for the sticker @0xADADA https://t.co/HGIK5bD2t7
  61. ❤️ @0xADADA The Neverending Stooooory... oh-whoa oh-whoa-oh-whoa
  62. Judge orders Google to turn over a full year of actor’s data: https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/criminal-justice/ct-jussie-smollett-special-prosecutor-investigation-20200108-j3j3p2dypvf5vbbo5jpxrvcjsq-story.html
  63. ❤️ https://t.co/BO9PgTWgZ5 https://t.co/82a7AfwPx1
  64. ❤️ 2019 was the perfect year for the emotional devastation of Evangelion
  65. ❤️ @0xADADA Chapterhouse Dune
  66. ❤️ This must be the planned attack that killing Soleimani averted. Wait.
  67. ❤️ The Wire 300: Simon Reynolds on the Hardcore Continuum #4: Hardstep, Jump Up, Techstep (1996)
  68. ❤️ Slayers Testament mod. Reimagined Doom 1 levels in the Quake 1 engine, with mechanics from Doom 2016 & Doom Eternal. Video soon. https://t.co/aUd2VVTsdb
  69. ❤️ If Trump wants to destroy Iran he should just become their president.
  70. ❤️ @getFANDOM @kylebuchanan Coral
  71. ❤️ https://t.co/0OZV5MNsEG
  72. ❤️ @0xADADA “Great results” == Diarrhea
  73. ❤️ 0xADADA has created a challenge to read 40 books in 2020.
  74. ❤️ *boop* https://t.co/sUQ93BpLfH
  75. ❤️ @qtychr @0xADADA blowback also makes money
  76. ❤️ It is often the case that on Twitter you aren't speaking to people, but rather their egos.
  77. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'Sick Planet'
  78. ❤️ 0xADADA added 'Against Everything: Essays'
  79. ❤️ @drdaiba @BiggerAndLouder @0xADADA The y2k doomsday zombie apocalypse preppers are idiots. They really just want to build something and think they are smarter then everyone else. These are the people who just turtle in star craft with no strategy after
  80. ❤️ The Wire 300: Simon Reynolds on the Hardcore Continuum #1: Hardcore Rave (1992)
  81. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'Béla Tarr, the Time After'
  82. ❤️ 0xADADA is currently reading 'TO:KY:OO'
  83. ❤️ 0xADADA finished reading 'TO:KY:OO'
  84. ❤️ 0xADADA added 'TO:KY:OO'
  85. ❤️ @0xADADA got you a rainbow cloud battery for capitalism day. When are you free? https://t.co/9F7CqyOjvX
  86. ❤️ 0xADADA is currently reading 'The Elements of Typographic Style'
  87. ❤️ @0xADADA I peaked in 98 with my VB star fighter game
  88. ❤️ Interviewer: "Why should we hire you?"Me: "It's good to hire me because: A) I'm not bored easily B) I had protestant work ethic beat into my head as a child so I attach my self worth to how well I perform the position you hired me for"
  89. ❤️ @qtychr @0xADADA https://t.co/jWSY6hvYlL
  90. ❤️ Pixels vs. Relative Units in CSS: why it’s still a big deal
  91. ❤️ my mom has this vintage 1985 holidays spoon holder sitting out on the kitchen counter AND IT HAS THE MEAN GOOSE ON IT https://t.co/tKhSZhEwou
  92. ❤️ Family is home for the holidays https://t.co/wDgTsb6wM2
  93. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'Panegyric: Books 1 & 2'
  94. ❤️ the billionaires and bankers of lebanon are gonna expropriate us if we don't do it first 💫
  95. ❤️ Burial's Untrue: The making of a masterpiece
  96. ❤️ a comic about husbands i kno https://t.co/h3NCYfqyic
  97. ❤️ @0xADADA @__dfreeman @0xADADA https://t.co/LAETpZ7GXH
  98. ❤️ Scene - the Netflix Fireplace is dying down. Husband is doing JavaScript tutorials. In our best Little House on the Prairie voices:Me: the fire’s almost out! Can you code us a house before we freeze to death?Husband: guess I better throw another console log on the fire.
  99. ❤️ Should I bring the balls:
  100. ❤️ <AuthorFollowing id=68713111 user_id=60524683 author_id=15819>
  101. ❤️ @0xADADA @Runspired A-gree! I hate it when politicians drag this one out as if a country’s finances could be tracked in Quicken. And they only apply it to social domestic programs but never to things like the DoD which is where the vast bulk of our spending goes.
  102. ❤️ @0xADADA https://t.co/LDfWJPFXl5
  103. ❤️ Those of us that plan and reify the built environment “don’t need more good intentions or best practices — (we) need a real theory of power” https://t.co/r3zURWcadQ
  104. ❤️ Neil Cicierega - T.I.M.E.
  105. ❤️ @starwarstuff So It's copy of the copy of the copy. This is Di$ney Star Wars ladies and gentlemen.
  106. ❤️ 6/ But a casino is not going to push our monetary and financial systems forward. Bitcoin companies like @square (@CashApp), @lightning, @CasaHODL, and many others are truly building the future. We are very excited to start working alongside them.
  107. ❤️ Execution in the Kingdom of Nouns
  108. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'The Outlaw Ocean: Journeys Across the Last Untamed Frontier'
  109. ❤️ @0xADADA Kim absorbed the raw occult power of fame watching her parents split up from the gallery in the OJ Simpson trial, and ever since has been able to shape it like a raw material rather than an abstract concept.
  110. ❤️ Short stack of books on my reading list coming back from the IIRE Eco-socialism school in Amsterdam https://t.co/O7edLsttko
  111. ❤️ Everything you do is a Balloon - a Boards of Canada - Cover by LiarConfess & .Ruhepunkt (Videosong)
  112. ❤️ @drdaiba @garlick811 @0xADADA @BiggerAndLouder @qtychr Good Night https://t.co/Q45KR4sQdY
  113. ❤️ Dayvan Cowboy - A Boards of Canada-Cover by LiarConfess
  114. ❤️ https://t.co/VIpYOZHPTe https://t.co/WZxP1DZho3
  115. What Did the U.S. Get for $2T in Afghanistan?: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/12/09/world/middleeast/afghanistan-war-cost.html
  116. ❤️ @richardbarbrook @0xADADA @phlsharp hi Richard, big fan!
  117. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'Sad by Design: On Platform Nihilism'
  118. ❤️ @0xADADA @flexlibris @phlsharp https://t.co/8hgqo1zkiZ
  119. ❤️ @kendraffe The good stuff doesn't come until you finish a draft
  120. ❤️ How long does this part of raising kids last where they get you sick every other month?
  121. ❤️ Me waiting on the haters to apologize after we were proven right on Amazon and saved the public billions https://t.co/AC64pG0nZI https://t.co/xzCepkX4AV
  122. ❤️ 5 things in the book box for the Laundry Files series:— conductive ink felt tip pen— mummified pigeon’s foot (enchanted)— Leatherman multitool— 2004-vintage Palm Treo smartphone (broken)— Government-issued Warrant Card (expired) https://t.co/uNSD9pH8oR
  123. ❤️ How to take smart notes (Ahrens, 2017)
  124. ❤️ @0xADADA @samselikoff Slack me when you get in—we have a package for that 🙂
  125. ❤️ @0xADADA @__dfreeman Dan we’ll have to chat soon because I have a call today with Jamie White and Rocky about this!@0xADADA ping me in Discord I can share my gist if you still need it
  126. ❤️ Luxury Discovery - Miaoux Miaoux
  127. ❤️ Let's take a moment and appreciate my friend Brian's badass winter bike. Fixed gear MTB with chopper bars. No brakes https://t.co/OiDSXhzn3V
  128. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'Situationist International Anthology: Revised and Expanded Edition'
  129. ❤️ We were representing there this year, surprised by the turnout despite the bullshit @BU_Tweets put us through https://t.co/yOYatWfR0E
  130. ❤️ Hello to all my new wonderful board gaming friends who found this account via #BGGCon SURPRISE it’s full of social justice rage and shitpost retweets sorry not sorry. Just doin my best to radicalize my friends against fascism and the capitalist state. ✌️
  131. ❤️ Beautiful native system fonts, typeset in CSS: system-font-i18n-css v4.0.0 has been released 🎉 with support for a new Thin (100) and Heavy (900) weights in macOS, Windows, Android, Chrome OS, and Linux for multilingual consistency https://t.co/3LxxVDtemb 🇯🇵 🇬🇧 🇺🇸 🇨🇳 🇰🇷 https://t.co/1d9BFmPmi1
  132. ❤️ Fig eau-de-vie distillery at the local cooperative. These have beautiful tilting mechanisms to load and then eject the pomace. The boiler is fired with olive pits from their pressing operation. https://t.co/fwbiR7pcC3
  133. ❤️ As I eat an entire tin of smoked eel standing up (waiting for Madalyn), I am very briefly the most Portuguese man alive. https://t.co/TU6HYfq7HO
  134. ❤️ We got some 👌 die-cut stickers in to our new online shop. 50¢ with free shipping https://t.co/4hq8F0XqkQ #stickers https://t.co/9vwbH3bpqC
  135. Health Concerns Mount as More Old Sewer Pipes Are Lined with Plastic: https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/health-concerns-mount-as-more-old-sewer-pipes-are-lined-with-plastic/
  136. ❤️ @0xADADA @agrabau she home https://t.co/wS0Qjg5ZoD
  137. ❤️ Fox In Socks
  138. ❤️ Alfama is enchanted at all hours: https://t.co/a3dA31AEGN
  139. ❤️ @0xADADA That beautiful voice was voice actor Marvin Miller reading, yes, 'Fox in Socks' by Dr. Seuss. Such is the wonder only possible on the Playground (6-10 on Saturdays, we should add!). Did we also plant the book in the Thirsty Scholar 🤨 Not a liberty to say...
  140. ❤️ Hong Kong police vehicle bursts into flames after being hit by Molotov cocktail
  141. ❤️ ADL International Leadership Award Presented to Sacha Baron Cohen at Never Is Now 2019
  142. ❤️ @0xADADA @wers889 Even knowing that our brains are wired to recognize patterns, when some statistically improbable anomaly like this happens to me personally it still shakes me to my core.
  143. ❤️ Hidden cities
  144. ❤️ a favorite, more poetic, take https://t.co/4tScEOB4Rc
  145. Slack’s new WYSIWYG input box is terrible: https://quuxplusone.github.io/blog/2019/11/20/slack-rich-text-box/
  146. ❤️ Fraidycat
  147. ❤️ @dan_abramov greetings
  148. the progress ive been making
  149. ❤️ @0xADADA @replyall Found it. https://t.co/lyO23elAS6
  150. ❤️ Squarepusher – Vortrack (Official Audio)
  151. ❤️ Practicing oil immersion with my friends from Jamaica. Wishing @cocktailvirgin was here giving me a learning shortcut through all this stuff. https://t.co/OKDOtt0Pbh
  152. ❤️ I love you even though you threw out my cheese — said no one, ever.
  153. ❤️ Lessons In Simplicity
  154. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'The Revolution of Everyday Life'
  155. Bye, Chrome: Why I’m switching to Firefox and you should too: https://www.fastcompany.com/90174010/bye-chrome-why-im-switching-to-firefox-and-you-should-too
  156. ❤️ @0xADADA @keystonelemur @Runspired @eaf4 @chriseppstein @tomdale When can we see a Prototype?
  157. ❤️ @0xADADA I'd like to read the book tbh
  158. ❤️ @0xADADA we are talking about neo feudalism https://t.co/H5izYhG3mf
  159. ❤️ BREAKING: Argentina's Central Bank just restricted the purchasing of bitcoin with credit, debit and prepaid cards as of today.This comes less than a week since the same bank restricted dollar purchases by citizens to just 200 USD per month.
  160. ❤️ Inside Story Special: £830,000,000 - Nick Leeson and the Fall of the House of Barings
  161. Wisconsin's Foxconn Boondoggle Is Getting Worse: https://reason.com/2019/10/24/wisconsins-massive-foxconn-boondoggle-is-getting-worse/
  162. ❤️ Fall colors are the best #ShotOniPhone https://t.co/gV1GsVkzHa
  163. Fair, the SoftBank-backed car startup, lays off 40% of staff, sacks CFO: https://techcrunch.com/2019/10/24/fair-the-softbank-backed-car-subscription-startup-lays-off-40-of-staff-sacks-cfo/
  164. ❤️ @wycats @rauchg @kentcdodds this AI has a message to you https://t.co/YLtnq1wZXi
  165. > talking-head punditry available on the major news networks That's also because most news networks don't have the luxury (or the willingness) to do 2 hours interviews with a single person in the first place. They need to make things short so they can drown you with ads at every break.
  166. ❤️ This is brilliant and important and weirdly hilarious https://t.co/slx7q59GHU
  167. ❤️ Sneak peek at a cover design draft for a new translation of “The Society of the Spectacle” by Guy Debord. Translated by @0xadada. https://t.co/UWfP4rfHPO
  168. ❤️ Jean Baudrillard
  169. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'The System of Objects'
  170. ❤️ 0xADADA wants to read 'The Perfect Crime'
  171. ❤️ Why Everything Is Getting Louder
  172. ❤️ @nwoodfine I don't know if those kinds of bull runs are behind us, but I also don't know if they're not.To me, making claims about BTC's future exchange rate as anything more than a highly speculative investment is borderline scammy, and it's the last thing we need.
  173. ❤️ https://t.co/OZOKG2vb27
  174. ❤️ Logs were our lifeblood. Now they're our liability.
  175. ❤️ America's Kurdish allies risk being wiped out – by Nato
  176. ❤️ GitHub is really good at visualizing burnout. https://t.co/OdncS2UK66
  177. ❤️ Review: Christian Marclay’s Film, The Clock
  178. ❤️ Marx on Technology
  179. ❤️ GOTO 2018 • Old Is the New New • Kevlin Henney
  180. ❤️ Friendly reminder: you’re either an anti-fascist or a fascist. There’s no in between.
  181. Imagine if the US suddenly had a dictator This is why we have the second amendment. And the constitution as the thing to which office-holders swear allegiance to rather than to "the party" or "the president".
  182. ❤️ Yulquen by Autechre
  183. ❤️ TESS Catches its First Star-destroying Black Hole
  184. ❤️ “In the long run every program becomes rococo— then rubble.” Alan Perlis
  185. ❤️ Having a lot of reCAPTCHA prompts feels like punishment for blocking tracking cookies. If you maintain a website that uses them, you're penalizing people who are protecting their privacy.
  186. ❤️ Abglanz by Pantha Du Prince
  187. ❤️ This is why microservices can make sense for large companies with many, separate, and isolated teams. And why it just about never makes any sense for small companies where teams can grasp the entire application. https://t.co/pks4jTUyQd
  188. ❤️ Walter Benjamin (1936)
  189. ❤️ @0xADADA I am now extra excited to read your book.
  190. ❤️ The Prospect of an Elizabeth Warren Nomination Should Be Very Worrying
  191. ❤️ Who the Fuck is Jacques Ranciere?Critical-Theory.com
  192. Facebook to acquire CTRL-Labs, a startup for controlling computers with the mind: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-09-23/facebook-to-buy-startup-for-controlling-computers-with-your-mind
  193. ❤️ The Church of Interruption
  194. Hong Kong protests: tech war opens up with doxxing of protesters and police
  195. ❤️ @AnilamAnn No point sharing anecdotes on Twitter, I just wanted to express the general personal insight.
  196. ❤️ ICE is the modern-day equivalent of the Gestapo, collaborating with them is not a neutral decision. Sabotaging the tools of oppression is one way lives have been saved in dire times of the past. Using open source to destroy lives? Now that’s worth disrupting. https://t.co/6p6Erzg5kD
  197. ❤️ Reply to What the New Webmention and Annotation W3C Standards Mean for WordPress | WPMUDEV #WordPress https://t.co/4728XSD8fh
  198. ❤️ John Berger - Ways of Seeing (Episode 1)
  199. ❤️ sucking off on a piece of spaghetti like a dick; getting all that red Sauce
  200. ❤️ Physics Explains Why Time Passes Faster As You Age
  201. ❤️ I’m a Black Feminist. I Think Call-Out Culture Is Toxic.
  202. ❤️ React.js Conf 2015 - Data fetching for React applications at Facebook
  203. ❤️ Removing client-side React.js (but keeping it on the server) resulted in a 50% performance improvement on our landing page https://t.co/vM7JhWhYKu
  204. Catastrophic effects of working as a Facebook moderator: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/sep/17/revealed-catastrophic-effects-working-facebook-moderator
  205. ❤️ advertising: why did we let this happen
  206. ❤️ HP printers try to send data back to HP about your devices and what you print
  207. ❤️ The purest form of "static site" is the @awscloud status page
  208. ❤️ "Frugality" is about as endearing a quality for a ~trillion dollar company as you'd expect it to be.
  209. ❤️ How to automate your Github Pages blog - for free - with IFTTT and Glitch
  210. ❤️ Saving Your Web Workflows with Prototyping
  211. The City and The Freezing of Life | snarfed.org
  212. ❤️ Reclaiming the reply with Indie-Config – Overview
  213. ❤️ The City and The Freezing of Life - Digging The Digital