I don't like the person Youtube recommendations think I am.
you can comb a hairy donut but you can’t tuna fish
In Spanish, if you end a sentence with the 🙂 emoji, you have to start it with the 🙃 emoji
It never occurred to me as I was watching Star Trek as a kid, but the computer on the show wasn’t an IBM computer or a Weyland-Yutani computer or an Apple computer. It was just “the computer.”
I think the idea that we didn’t need for-profit corporations to make all that amazing technology was a subtle but meaningful bit of world-building.
For some reason this is on my mind today.
take me down to parallax city where the back moves slow and the front moves quickly
The notebook of (L–R) Picasso, Hemingway, and Chatwin
ST:DS9, “reading rainbow, hosted by garak” Show more
“But don’t take my word for it,” he says of the book he just read for the audience. for a long time he simply stares at the camera with that wicked little grin, filling you with a kind of paranoid dread. fade to black.
Don't tell me the American credit reporting agencies are the logical result of civilization progressing. Or our healthcare. Or our electoral system. Or this post. Nothing's inevitable.
Oh, shoot, I didn’t think about what would happen if you try to pipe colorized output (e.g. from `ls --color`) into Vim. Probably not what you’d want 😐
I’m seriously considering switching from less(1) to Vim as my pager. I’d get syntax highlighting and I wouldn’t have to remember multiple sets of mappings for moving and searching. Vim takes longer to start up but I think the difference would be negligible.
The only thing I’m concerned about is weirdness when reading from a pipe instead of a file.
This issue has not yet been assigned to a millstone
Always leave the campsite cleaner than you found it, and always leave trailing commas on your lists so the next person doesn’t get an extra line in their diff.
Setting my scale to kg to own the lbs
MASTODON: content warnings are a fundamental part of our service because we believe in insulating people from stuff that could trigger a strong negative reaction
ALSO MASTODON: sure, you can have an animated GIF as your avatar
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