"Ozone therapy" and COVID-19 

We're seeing politicians supporting it, of course — including one that was just hospitalized with a bad case of COVID-19.

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"Ozone therapy" and COVID-19 

The latest sensation in pseudoscience in Brazil is something they're calling "ozone therapy", which apparently is shoving ozone up your ass.

For the record, I don't even KNOW their advisor. So they must have gotten my number from a list of disabled students, and I'm not sure if they can do that? Shouldn't I know that someone has so much info about me?

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Now I'm thinking about emailing the advisor and asking them to NOT hand over my phone number like that. I honestly thought it was a scam during the first 30 seconds or so (I verified their credentials and all sometime later).

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Got a call from a student asking me to answer a survey about blind people and apps. OK but, uh, how did you get my number? Your advisor gave it to you? What the h—

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I will never apologise for my bad English, Americans and the British should apologize for making this shitty language the current lingua franca

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@romariorios gringos: lmao they can't speak "proper english"

also gringos: can speak only one language and think they're the best

For example, I created a page on til.flourishing.stream to list software I enjoy (and occasionally would recommend to others). A blog post isn't exactly a good format for that kind of content (otherwise I'd flood RSS feeds with recommendations), and posts on social media are quire ephemeral. A page of its own with a table of contents seems to be a more helpful resource to share with others. til.flourishing.stream/softwar

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My current frame is transparent whereas my old one is black. It's taking a good while to get used to it.

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Using my old pair of glasses because my current one has a very noticeable scratch I'll have to fix soon. :blob_pensive:

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@anna "New focus on economics: Recognizing that the old model where everything was free has consequences, means we must explore a range of different business opportunities and alternate value exchanges" this too

If you don't want to read corporate talk, here's the important bit: "Today we announced a significant restructuring of Mozilla Corporation (...) changes also include a significant reduction in our workforce — approximately 250 people (...)"

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I'm slowly abandoning a "this subject is a good theme for a thread on social media" mentality to adopt a "this subject is a good theme for a blog post or a separate dedicated page on one of my blogs" one, and so far so good.

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