This is a super trippy early novelty song from David Bowie. In 1973 this got to number 3 in the #NZ charts.
@paolovalde has it right when he says "we are witnessing the results of decades of ignorance in power." That is so applicable across so many contexts.
11 Warning Signs of #Gaslighting
Gaslighting is a manipulation tactic used to gain power. And it works too well.
Be responsible, don't trust package managers. All it takes is for one single maintainer to wait until the reach is wide enough, then release a patch with a malicious payload and it spreads like wildfire because no one actually looks at and locks down a dependency like is-string to a patch version.
@antlerboy i find that @pluralistic has a good publishing and syndication style. Perhaps take a look? More info here: https://pluralistic.net/2021/01/13/two-decades/#hfbd
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