Bits from an LRB review of a book about how socialism has disappeared from America.
How left-leaning beliefs have disappeared in the US, mostly over the first half of the 20th century. (Subscribers only)
@doteveryoneuk Not off the top of my head I’m afraid. So hard to find the simple, nicely compatible, well-made, *and* good-looking ones!
I doubt that .io’s colonial baggage is part of your company’s desired brand. Unless your startup is some kind of nation-level Airbnb.
@gwire I imagine that established radio-controlled plane hobbyists must be annoyed at all the attention these days.
@katyslemon You should try reading more of someone’s tweets before you spam them. Goodbye!
@holgate Yeah, there’s definitely a balance there, but, well, yeah, you know, ugh.
@holgate The weird siloing around CMSes seems worse than around languages. People who make every site they do fit WP, or EE, or whatever etc
@Aroma_Softech Maybe you should actually read peoples’ tweets before you spam them. Goodbye.
Ugh, now I keep getting tweeted at by strangers offering WordPress help to anyone and everyone. Report for spam report for spam report for s
It’s no wonder that anyone non-techy who looks for “a nice-looking WordPress theme” ends up with something broken in one way or another.
I’m more disappointed in WordPress theme creators tbh. Such a mess of over-eager, style-over-substance, look-at-me, incompatible rubbish.
I expect it was choosing a WP theme for style without looking deeper, but a blog that requires JS isn’t a good start doteveryone.org.uk
At the bank I was told "pick your four digit pincode but it can't be a year." "Aren't they all years?" I asked. We sat in silence for a bit.