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The Trigger day 12

Confusion swirls within the fumes that take me away from reality again.  My mind asks what project was I the test dummy for?  Does this project have to do with this chip that was clicking next to me?   1,298 more words

Fiction Writing

The Damage of Emotional Withholding

When reading up on relationship dysfunction the term emotional withholding is one I often come across. Many people have experienced the pain and confusion of emotional withholding or have, either knowingly or unwittingly, inflicted it upon someone else. 785 more words

Self-Help

Sampling Day, Melting Plastics.

Today I spent trying out a new technique with a fabric that I got from Mandors in Glasgow. The fabric itself I think is a PVC on a polyester as it easily melts and transfers onto other fabrics when put through the heatpress. 131 more words

Design

Unsolicited Advice and Political Lies

Its one of the most annoying things in the world to me: unsolicited advice.  But its more than that really, its when people try to tell me what I should do. 496 more words

Facebook's secret newsfeed experiments affected voter turnout in the 2012 election

As many users know by now, Facebook routinely experiments with the structure of the newsfeed — that is, which updates its ranking algorithm highlights and which it down-votes or hides completely. 991 more words

Provinzratswahlen abgeschlossen (AAN-Beitrag von Martine van Bijlert)

Zusammenfassung des Beitrags “Elections 2014 (54): Provincial council results creaking under the weight of manipulation“ vom 29. Oktober 2014. Vollständige englische Fassung hier.

Auch die Provinzratswahlen, die fast vollständig von der sich monatelang hinziehenden Präsidentenwahl überschattet wurden – wie schon 2009 –, sind nun zu Ende. 913 more words

Politisches System