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Here's my darker purple rosemary, part of it blooming in winter, shown on Feb 3 w/o snow and on Feb 4th after our overnight snow storm.

Some words of encouragement for your day. image apparently from Dungeon Crawl Classics, Doug Kovacs.

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*mastodon user voice* hey comrade. i care about you. i know it’s tough out here, like soul-destroying awful every day, but i know you’re strong and i know that together we’ve got the strength to make it. good luck in all your endeavors ❤️✊️

Selected Roman holidays for February Show more

Bonjour, je m'appelle #FollowFriday 🎉

🛡️ @privacyint Privacy International: Long-established pressure group fighting for privacy as a human right

✉️ @protonmail ProtonMail: Official account for the privacy-centric email provider

🌐 @protonvpn ProtonVPN: VPN service from makers of ProtonMail

🖥️ @gentoo Gentoo: Official account for the Gentoo Linux distro

📚 @libreture Libreture: eBook storage service and DRM-free bookshop guide

#FF #FFed

Today is . Lupercalia was an ancient, possibly pre-Roman pastoral annual festival, observed in the city of between February 13 and February 15, to avert evil spirits and purify the city, releasing health and fertility.

~=8 Character Passwords Are Dead=~

New benchmark from the Hashcat Team shows a 2080Ti GPU passing 100 Billion password guesses per second (NTLM hash).

This means that the entire keyspace, or every possible combination of:
- Upper
- Lower
- Number
- Symbol

...of an 8 character password can be guessed in:

~2.5 hours

(8x 2080Ti GPUs against NTLM Windows hash)

#Hacking #Infosec

Roses are red
Pink, white, yellow too
But violets are violet
And violet’s not blue

We’re announcing a call to action against Trump’s declaration of emergency status for the border wall’s funding. February 18th is the day, let’s get to work.

There's so much snow melting and rain trickling down drainpipes in that it just sounds like someone left a faucet on outside.

something i don't talk about enough is that I'm very open to doing music commissions for podcasts, videos, and games. Depending on what you are looking for I could put something together for you for $20-$100

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Today's gender is tiredness and the sound of contented purring.

really need a "how to work remotely when you are prone to depression and executive dysfunction" article

You know, upon finding out that St. Valentine is also the patron saint of bees and beekeepers, I kinda want Valentine's day to be Bee Day from now on. Buying local honey and honey treats, propagating bee-favored plants, cute bee and comb-shaped gifts... :blobaww:

Today's gender is the smell of a fresh box of crayons.

I keep forgetting it's V-Day. Being aromantic and happily single, I choose to celebrate platonic and familial love on this day, which is why I'm not buying anyone candy. That and well, capitalism sucks.

the one INVALUABLE accessory this freaky-snowy February in has been ice cleats.

I got them two years ago after I had a fall where I fractured a wrist, and they are how and why I was able to backpack groceries to my elderly parents who were stuck down an unplowed, hilly street with two cars this week.

And how I'm about to get out and about on frozen slush that my neighbors were too ignorant to shovel before it froze.

It's that time again! Allow your shoulders to drop. Let your jaw loosen.

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