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in lieu of a new post for now:

• been writing a lot of Nix (for Nixpkgs) / Rust / shell (Bash & Zsh) / really random langs lately
• enby
• excited questionable programming ideas clashing with internal obligations to keep things stable, running, and sensible
• sometimes the video games (esp. (platform) fighting games), but haven't been playing much lately (🙁)
• computing should work far better with people than it does now
• ponies are good; go watch Mob Psycho S2

• Hi, I'm Daisy

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keybase proof 

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Yall ever just *crushed by self induced isolation*

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RIP Chris Kraft (1924-2019)

> Christopher C. Kraft Jr., the legendary founder of NASA’s mission control, who directed America’s first piloted orbital flights, oversaw the Apollo 11 lunar landing and was director of the Johnson Space Center in Houston, died on Monday in Houston, two days after the 50th anniversary of that historic moment on the moon. He was 95....

nytimes.com/2019/07/22/science

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if a company has a dragon for a CEO does it have an executive hoardroom send toot

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nonbinary trans rant 

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the logical limit of "move fast and break things" is that if your software has no mass then you can break things at the speed of light

(it's even friendly to java people; just think of it as a singleton of the Unit class!)

introducing my new web-scale database, UnitDB, which is ACID compliant across thousands of concurrent nodes without falling susceptible to clock skew or bad links, and only stores all the data anyone ever really needs, an instance of the unit type

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someone adding me on xmpp:
me: PING PONG MOTHERFUCKER

is this the guilt some (hacky, probably pre-ES5/6) JS or PHP devs probably face?

the knowledge that you can solve your issues wherever, and reasonably fast, but at an unknown cost to future society and yourself?

just used VimScript to solve a text processing problem on Windows involving parsing hex in less than 5 minutes

not sure how i feel about that competency-wise

quick interest poll: would anyone be interested in actually JSON Schema compliant schemas / docs for Lottie?

(was messing with them lately for some Telegram stuff, and realized they didn't actually work out of the box. github.com/airbnb/lottie-web/t )

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The program to show the currently running tasks in QNX is named differently in every major version and has a long history of terrible Easter eggs

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based on all the spammer and gab bullshit lately, I just wanna give a big shout out to all the instance admins and mods who are blocking people and instances left and right and doing their best to protect their users. yall the mvps

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"Ursula K. Penguin" would be an okay name for a Linux distro

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ok, think that's my Kroeg shill quota met again for a while

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