A bit late but ... good morning Fediverse!
I'm writing a paper as the responsible academic I am and I'm looking forward to the weekend because I'll start to work on my vegetable garden.
How's your day going?
@ondiz Stinky, I didn't get a grant (grunt!!)
@aurochs Oh, I'm sorry!
Will this affect your work?
@ondiz Let's just say that since May I may have plenty of time to work on my vegetable garden
@aurochs I understand, I may be in the same situation in September.
Scientists and precariat... Good luck!
@ondiz Thanks Ondiz. It was expected, but still stinks. Something must be done for the precarity of scientists.
@aurochs True! I'm sick of two year contracts, waiting for grants and all the paperwork.
(And I have to admit I'm one of the priviledged ones, because as an engineer is easier for me to move to industry)
We need to unite 😀
@ondiz We need to take over the fucking world!!!
@ondiz I am failing to focus on my thesis because I want to build my robot and work on my laser cutter and work on the home automation systems and work on the zulip bot I am making and about a million other things that aren't editing a paper.
@inmysocks If I had the possibility of building a robot, I certainly wouldn't work on this paper.
You have a lot of things going on, how nice 😍
@ondiz I just read an article criticizing Amazon, which I totally agree with, while I code software that completely relies on AWS. So, not the best day, I guess.
@xiroux AWS is difficult to avoid, but we'll build something someday!
Hope the rest of the day is better :D
@ondiz Yeah, too difficult :(
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