It was the best of times
It was the worst of times
It was the combination best of times and worst of times

"software developers notoriously bad at estimates" factoid actualy just statistical error. developers usually good at estimates. Deadlines Georg, who lives in cave & always estimates it will be done the next day, is an outlier adn should not have been counted

software thought (might not actually make sense) 

just noticed, and now cannot un-see, the derpyness of the "energyguide" logo that's mandated to be stuck to every american home appliance until time of purchase

look at that U, it looks like it was hastily cut from construction paper

the tiny leg on that R...

the D is taller and way heavier than the I...

oh! i just realized what this reminds me of: the "TF2 Build" font from Team Fortress!

here's a direct link to the video for my #RacketCon talk about using Racket to fabricate physical objects for my mechanical keyboard kit:

links are available at

unfortunately audio cut out for a couple minutes in the middle but came back before too long

Beginnings of my solar raspberry pi 4 powered computer, built into a mechanical keyboard.

why are country music and 2012-era kandi raver music both so obsessed with traditional gender roles

what's a techbro's favorite color? 

also happy with the track art I rendered for this one, it's like some sort of blood portal

👨 i've been neglecting the housework too long, today is the day i will super clean everything and catch up

🌎 today is the day when the compressor in your fridge dies and all your frozen stuff thaws out


Montresor and Fortunato in the streets
Ozymandias in the sheets

I hate that Mozilla uses the designation "extended support release" because the string "esr" absolutely raises my hackles

the trope of "releasing the limiters" in popular mech anime has etymological roots in "pull out all the stops" in pipe organ music. in this essay i will

this task will be challenging

gonna have to play this pipe organ super loud

Turns out self-similarity is not the defining property of #fractals. Who knew? This animation explains fractal geometry with just enough maths to make it more than just entertaining (which it is):

I am now relaxing in my yard to the pleasant sounds of multiple lawnmowers. food not lawns mother fuckers!!!

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