this was a massive pain in the ass!!! now I remember why I do it so infrequently

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once everything is dry, I just gotta grease them and reassemble

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anyway I cleaned my skate bearings 

The bearings before (the other eight were soaking) and how the rubbing alcohol looked after cleaning them

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what language has a word for the specific satisfaction of seeing something very dirty get thoroughly cleaned

my beautiful synthetic meat orb 

the turkey is made of wheat gluten, chickpeas, mushrooms, miso, soy sauce, nutritional yeast, poultry seasoning, and the stuffing is buckwheat, cannelini beans, roasted chestnuts, butternut squash, apple, and onion

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wow I haven't watched The Maltese Falcon in _months_

how I spelled "cottage" in 2nd grade 

kotij

food idea 

this post brought to you by my sister being grossed out by my [excellent] home made fake turkey

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food idea 

vegan meat substitute eel

family history 

Apparently my great great aunt was a well known radial communist activist who was friends with Walt Whitman??

salt marsh boosted

Are there any #ActivityPub or #MastoDev people around here who can explain/point to a source in something approximating plain language how the Mastodon remote follow functionality works? The Ruby code is a like trying to read hieroglyphs for me.

Context: I'm interested in whether something similar can be implemented for @bookwyrm, preferably in a software-neutral way (i.e. remote follow from Misskey or Pleroma or Mastodon etc)

Boosts welcome.

bay area bird drama 

I live for bird drama.

"Grinnell, the Berkeley peregrine falcon who had been mated for life to a female named Annie until he had to go to the hospital for a couple of weeks and a new young buck moved in on his lady, has now returned home, and there will be drama."

sfist.com/2021/11/18/grinnell-

(with permission -- I volunteer there and was pruning, I didn't just steal a buncha plants)

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Hometown is adapted from Mastodon, a decentralized social network with no ads, no corporate surveillance, and ethical design.

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