Holy moly, Owncast is really taking off with the 0.0.3 release!
Almost 1000 stars in a single day for https://github.com/owncast/owncast 🙊
Hackernews front page, #1 on several sub-reddits: r/selfhosted, r/golang, ... awesome stuff!
Someone even started streaming public domain movies 24/7 on their Owncast instance: https://movies.shiftpop.com/
Check out the Owncast directory to find more instances: https://directory.owncast.online/
I’m grateful to see the health care workers in my community talking up the COVID vaccines, backed up with a detailed discussion assessing risks and benefits, leading to the conclusion that getting the vaccine when it becomes available to you is the best thing you can do for your family and your community. I don’t know if medical training includes courses on public relations, but for better or worse, it does seem to be part of the job now.
Gabriel: You will conceive and bear a son...
Mary: I may be young, but I know how things work, and based on that there is about a zero chance. Just saying.
Gabriel: Ahem... do not be afraid!
Gabriel: Why aren't you afraid? Everybody's afraid of angels!
I think people underrate the value of not having to think about politics every single day. When competent people are in charge, you still need to hold them accountable, but you don't need to be hyper-vigilant in the way you do when an aspiring authoritarian is at the helm.
I think I'm going to stick with boring old spawn-fcgi for deploying WSGI apps.
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