Pretty sure my gender is not computable in polynomial time. You could say I'm NB-complete.

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✔ collective ownership of the means of text production

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OH "I put all my files under /path/to/ because that's what everyone's directions say to do"

“The man who wrote one of environmentalism’s most-cited essays was a racist, eugenicist, nativist and Islamaphobe—plus his argument was wrong” by @mmildenberger@twitter.com blogs.scientificamerican.com/v

This week I prototyped a piece of software to assist in packaging other software.

"autobake": Create build recipes through automated trial and error. github.com/jameysharp/autobake

it's 4:20pm here and I'm writing documentation for something I call "autobake"

@er1n we are pretty sure that adulthood was a myth all along and everyone is still just kids hoarding blocks, but with way more power than before

It's been a productive weekend! I managed to prep the RCSG Python supplement *and* get The Recompiler science issue online recompilermag.com/issues/issue

"Why don't browsers allocate bigger stack?"
Because shitty online games which rely on stack overflows for obfuscation are breaking then, that's why. For reals.
bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.

no scotsman implicitly convertible to a non-zero value in bool context

OH: "I'm leaving this company to go run Reed College's nuclear reactor." "So you're going somewhere that will be better for your health?"

@paulfree14 in *many* places, if you put on orange warning vest (or over your street clothes), or hi visibility jacket you can often do these things during broad daylight in plain sight, as 90% of passers by think you are just from the maintenance department, also there is so much subcontracting and outsourcing in building/maintenance work that councils/building owners rarely employ their own workers directly 😉

me: well thanks to that picture of the black hole I think im finally religious

my family, weeping: does that mean you'll go to church with us again?

me: no no no I just worship black holes and darkness now. rejoice! light will die

writing a memo about why I want to use Rust for our rocket's firmware :D

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