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2022-07-03: Ancient Amazonian lived in densely populated cities (!) www.nationalgeographic.com/history/a…

2022-07-03: Seen at a new bookstore I found:

2022-07-02: Wordle 378 6/6 β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-29: Bagels, cream cheese, honey. That’s it.

2022-06-28: Wordle 374 4/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-26: www.zumbarcoffee.com/collabora…

2022-06-23: Quote by James Clear “Formal education is not nearly as important as an unquenchable thirst …

2022-06-22: The (fiery ?!) remains of coffee

2022-06-22: On Scheme in Common Lisp I’d read through all of Erik Naggum’s posts in Xach’s archive several years ago, …

2022-06-21: Wordle 367 6/6 πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ© β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-21: A guide to the world of Smalltalk: deprogrammaticaipsum.com/the-absol… …

2022-06-20: Looking back at Erlang, but also the rich history of telephony from which it (and distributed …

2022-06-20: Showcasing the history of Smalltalk, or rather the role of Smalltalk in the broader quest for a …

2022-06-20: A publication by US Army War College, from 1999, on the initial Russian urban combat in Grozny, as a …

2022-06-19: Got a cool card today :-)

2022-06-19: A sobering example of modern day war reporting

2022-06-19: A beautiful rendition of the Interstellar soundtrack

2022-06-18: A good scene composition from Dune, set to the best track from the soundtrack:

2022-06-18: “Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is not the …

2022-06-18: Wordle 364 6/6 πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-18: My Urbit planet went into some sort of bad state. Eventually had to factory reset it.

2022-06-17: Wordle 363 6/6 ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-17: Paradox of speed (a quote from James Clear): “Speed is important. Work fast and iterate. …

2022-06-16: Watching season 4 of Stranger Things, and had to lookup Vecna and saw the word “lich” …

2022-06-16: Wordle 362 5/6 πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-16:

2022-06-16: From James Clear: “On the ground, a rock is just a rock. But when moving at high speed …

2022-06-16: The β€œweird elephant story” I heard someone talking about is real. www.news18.com/news/buzz…

2022-06-15: Wordle 361 6/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-14: Wordle 360 5/6 πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-13: On the functions of money Good bit of insight: In my opinion mixing the functions of medium of exchange and store of value …

2022-06-12: A breakdown of viewership by age for Stranger Things. So I don’t need to feel too bad about …

2022-06-12: Aperol Spritz

2022-06-12: Feel like I get to know about a new large-scale fraudster every day: nymag.com/intellige…

2022-06-11: Face in the cardboard

2022-06-11:

2022-06-11: A sharp tick down

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2022-06-09: A great video showing a quick overview of the features of Tinderbox by Eastgate. vimeo.com

2022-06-09: Wordle 355 4/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-08: Wordle 354 6/6 πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-08: Taming Complexity From tamingcomplexity.org Confused? Are you staring at a screen that lets you view almost every …

2022-06-07: Got this nifty Muji (can/bottle) opener as an anniversary gift, pretty good!

2022-06-07: Inspiration: doing tiny projects: tinyprojects.dev

2022-06-07: One day, I’ll pick up this thread of self-learning more math again: www.susanrigetti.com/math

2022-06-07: Lispworks color themes Setting color themes in LispWorks Downloaded and loaded this file Showing two of the in-built themes …

2022-06-07: How flexible is flexible Software Design for Flexibility: How to Avoid Programming Yourself Into a Corner was billed as the …

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2022-06-06: Inspiring act of creation: akkartik.name/lines.htm… Have to check out itch.io properly one …

2022-06-05: A set of β€œtable and chairs” at a place we stayed over the weekend

2022-06-05: OmniFocus improvements: An update from OmniGroup A review by someone who (like me!) has been …

2022-06-05: Of REPLs tonsky.me/blog/netw… Clojure does not need a REPL, it needs an Eval RPC protocol. To turn …

2022-06-05: Wordle 351 5/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-04: Wordle 350 3/6 ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-03: Making (“printing!”) objects with Sound! newatlas.com/3d-printi…

2022-06-02: A handy list of things to take care of when starting out on your own: …

2022-06-02: Lisp in the browser, playfully done. soi-disant.srht.site/entries/b…

2022-06-02: From this HN thread For me, the ultimate modern language would look something like Smalltalkish …

2022-06-01: Wordle 347 6/6 πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-06-01: A minimalist scheme (R4RS, in 4K!) www.iro.umontreal.ca/~feeley/p…

2022-05-31: Fun take on the various bits of naming and pronunciation of Guix (“geeks”): …

2022-05-29: Wordle 344 5/6 πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-05-27: Wordle 342 6/6 πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-05-25: New pyramids and villages in the Amazon The “Lidar payoff” continues! www.wsj.com/articles/… Many of the sites included …

2022-05-24: "The founder's gamble" Honest but scary: Of course the faith may be mistaken. The gamble come up short. In fact, …

2022-05-22: Wordle 337 3/6 β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-05-21: Gobekli Tepe wasn’t a one-off Karahan Tepe

2022-05-21: On disinformation From a recent article in New York Magazine β€œDisinformation” was the liberal Establishment’s …

2022-05-21: Wordle 336 5/6 πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-05-20: A very creative use of Reader-Macros within Common-Lisp https://gist.github.com/chaitanyagupta/9324402 (enable-json-syntax) (defun example-object () { …

2022-05-20: I don’t know if this is accurate (probably not), but certainly a fun way to browse, courtesy …

2022-05-19: Fly, A possible alternative to Heroku: christine.website/blog/fly…. However, I can …

2022-05-18: β€œThe Face in the Tank” (Taken from a picture of a blown up tank’s turret lying on the ground)

2022-05-17: Interesting premise, from six years ago yet … oddly contemporary for a scifi movie. …

2022-05-17: A promising new Outliner! www.hogbaysoftware.com/bike/ (I’m a Roam convert right now, and a …

2022-05-16: Land trains: the largest land vehicles ever built www.thedrive.com/news/3364… The TC-497 is a truly remarkable feat of engineering. Capable of …

2022-05-16: Black hole sun Big respect for the technology that makes such imaging possible: public.nrao.edu/news/astr… …

2022-05-15: Giant prehistoric worm: www.atlasobscura.com/articles/…

2022-05-14: The deep complexity behind seemingly simple computer interactions: josh.works/dizzying-…

2022-05-14: Ellen Ullman’s memoirs and an attempt to get at the “nature of code” …

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2022-05-09: The japanese influence in early “cyberpunk” sci-fi (here, Gibson’s Neuromancer): …

2022-05-08: Wordle 323 4/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-05-08: Croque Monseiur, deconstructed.

2022-05-07: Wordle 322 5/6 🟩🟩⬜⬜🟨 ⬜⬜⬜⬜🟩 ⬜⬜⬜⬜🟨 🟩🟩🟨🟨⬜ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-05-05: From James Clear: “The most important battles must be fought anew each day. Learn to love …

2022-05-04: A great montage out together for the Dark Crystal series from a couple years ago: …

2022-05-04: Roam is awesome, but the mobile app still has a ways to go

2022-05-04: Praise for Guile: www.draketo.de/software/…

2022-05-04: DIY conference details: www.scattered-thoughts.net/writing/h…

2022-05-04: Comparisons between Neolithic cultures at opposite ends of the earth: …

2022-05-02: Climate change might be real if landfills begin to spontaneously combust: …

2022-05-02: An excellent set of bests practices for “textual websites”: seirdy.one/2020/11/2… …

2022-05-02: The soundscape on Mars

2022-05-01: TIL Alexander Stepanov (of Elements of Programming) wrote a long overview of Scheme: …

2022-04-30:

2022-04-29: An explanation for relative stability being not normal (from this HN thread): After WWII many …

2022-04-28: “Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe” (2015) is a B-movie that packs in a whole Netflix …

2022-04-28: From James Clear: “If you know where you want to go in life, people tend to help or get out …

2022-04-28: This should really boost the world of Interactive-Fiction: intfiction.org/t/inform-… Now that …

2022-04-28: Low-code/no-code Great write-up: tomasp.net/blog/2022… Also, TIL how Hypercard allowed a “layered …

2022-04-27: Yanis Varoufakis on β€œtechno-feudalism”: youtu.be/wNf3dN0VX…

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2022-04-26: Wordle 311 6/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ© β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-04-25: Wordle 310 6/6 β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ©β¬› πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-04-25: A little soap bubble floating into the stormy sky.

2022-04-25: RIP Rom Clancy, we’re living in one of your novels now www.strategic-culture.org/news/2022…

2022-04-25: Was referred to the recent Gray Mirror article, but Curtis Yarvin has used the phrase three years …

2022-04-25: From six years ago, a look at something that should be too crazy to believe: …

2022-04-22: How electricity works is one of those things that I thought I knew, but there are subtleties to it: …

2022-04-21: Have been following John Mearsheimer for a while, and not going to stop now πŸ€·β€β™‚οΈ …

2022-04-21: Airships as carriers: www.airships.net/us-navy-r…

2022-04-20:

2022-04-18: One of a set of sculptures

2022-04-16: Stats on Substack: backlinko.com/substack-…

2022-04-14: Wordle 299 3/6 🟨⬜⬜🟨⬜ 🟩🟩🟩⬜⬜ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-04-13: Wordle 298 4/6 🟩⬜⬜⬜⬜ ⬜⬜🟨🟨⬜ ⬜⬜🟩⬜🟨 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-04-13: Taking a break from my AppleWatch to try out a β€œjust a watch” watch

2022-04-12: From Colter Reed It would be nice if we could do everything. All the good stuff, none of the bad. …

2022-04-12: Learning by watching (via Twitch): earthly.dev/blog/gola…

2022-04-12: The “two faces” of the moon: blog.jatan.space/p/the-two…

2022-04-11: Wordle 296 5/6 ⬜⬜⬜🟨🟨 ⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜ ⬜⬜🟨⬜🟨 🟩🟩🟩🟩⬜ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-04-10:

2022-04-10: From James Clear: “Walk slowly, but never backward.”

2022-04-06:

2022-04-04: From James Clear: You cannot remove struggle from life, but you can improve your ability to handle …

2022-04-04: Trying to explain music about lost futures youtu.be/1EaY4sfNU…

2022-04-03:

2022-04-01: I’ve always enjoyed learning about “non-C” operating systems: …

2022-04-01: Wordle 286 5/6 β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-30: Hmm, there are “smartphone addiction” quizzes. (Though I suppose if you think you need …

2022-03-29:

2022-03-28: There are still lots of fascinating mysteries out there: www.nature.com/articles/…

2022-03-27: Definitely the weirdest insect I’ve seen so far: www.sciencefocus.com/nature/wh…

2022-03-24: Crows are smarter than they seem … www.statnews.com/2020/09/2…

2022-03-23: A good short story about things finally working out: danlebrero.com/2022/03/2…

2022-03-23: Yep

2022-03-22: I always thought of David Allen (of GTD) as some sort of stodgy old guy. But I’m just … blown away …

2022-03-22: Tolkien apparently did a lot of painting, frequently drawing from and supporting, his stories: …

2022-03-22: Wordle 276 5/6 ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-21: Wordle 275 4/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-20: H.P. Lovecraft’s favorite films: faroutmagazine.co.uk/h-p-lovec… (Naturally all in the 1930s …

2022-03-20: Wordle 274 5/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-19: Bloom

2022-03-19: Wordle 273 6/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-18: Wordle 272 4/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©πŸŸ© β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-18: Looking into a wine glass

2022-03-17:

2022-03-17:

2022-03-16: The poster child for publicly-released UFO footage might just be … video glare

2022-03-15: From Colter Reed: One of the greatest indicators of our future happiness and success is our …

2022-03-15: VDH on why classics matter with Clifton Duncan: youtu.be/6J04kREnO…

2022-03-14: β€œLeaf boat”

2022-03-14: Looking at “early” humans in the caves of the Yukon, 250 centuries ago: …

2022-03-14: A variety of shell-wannabes: github.com/oilshell/… (this is a wheel that has been re-invented …

2022-03-14: On Emacs as a “lifestyle choice”: arjenwiersma.nl/writeups/…

2022-03-13: For when you really need to pack your fridge …

2022-03-13: Looking back at the beginnings of hyper-text, hyper-media, hyper-fiction β€œA half-century of …

2022-03-12: Sun and clouds, refracted through wine

2022-03-12: Wordle 266 5/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-11: Wordle 265 5/6 πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-11: Distributed consensus using cellular automata: medium.com/nknetwork…

2022-03-11: From James Clear: “What starts as an excuse can easily become a habit. Don’t let a bad …

2022-03-10: Camus on β€œinvincible summers” and more: lareviewofbooks.org/article/f…

2022-03-10: Wordle 264 5/6 β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨ 🟨🟩🟨🟨🟨 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-10: The Unison language is really coming along well and is still futuristic …

2022-03-10: World War I had no good guys, no winners, just mediocre, small-minded politicians unable to step …

2022-03-09: Ernest Shackleton’s lost ship is found β€œFor scientific discovery give me Scott; for speed and …

2022-03-09: Morning cuppa

2022-03-09: On how β€œthe perfect system, the perfect app” is a mirage: …

2022-03-09: An account of the now-forgotten β€œBuran” fully automated space shuttle, and the β€œEnergia” heavy-lift …

2022-03-08: Fascinating account of someone’s “life story of programming languages” Inspiring, …

2022-03-08: Wordle 262 4/6 β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ© ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-07: From James Clear: “Prime your environment to make the next action easy.” “Your …

2022-03-07: Wordle 261 5/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-06: Found this a good overview of the trends and limitations of computing hardware over the decades. …

2022-03-06: On complexity tamingcomplexity.org Confused? Are you staring at a screen that lets you view almost every …

2022-03-06: Wordle 260 4/6 πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-05: Some graphic novels I’d want to read (came across them in the library today)

2022-03-05: β€œ25 years of SmallTalk”, from 20 years ago web.archive.org/web/20010…

2022-03-05: Wordle 259 5/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-05: The Richat Structure I can’t believe I never heard of this before. earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/92… …

2022-03-04: Wordle 258 6/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-04: While “The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window” was a bit …

2022-03-03: Interesting find that pushed back the homo sapien culture timeline quite a bit: …

2022-03-03: Wordle 257 4/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-02: Wordle 256 5/6 β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-03-01: Wordle 255 4/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-28: Seen at a playground today

2022-02-28: Wordle 254 4/6 πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-27: Playing with my daughter’s magnifying glass

2022-02-27: Enjoying Keurig these days

2022-02-27: Wordle 253 4/6 πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-27: On re-making He-Man, badly Watching Masters of the Universe, and it’s terrible. Making myself watch it slowly just to …

2022-02-26: Watching episode one of Foundation, and catching up on all the differences from the book: …

2022-02-26: Something weird: a paper on the possible effects of of an ancient mega-tsunami in Peru: …

2022-02-26: Software lessons (Source) When you know something it is almost impossible to imagine what it is like not to know …

2022-02-26: TIL: Solarpunk and Lunarpunk www.egirlcapital.com/insights/…

2022-02-26: The biggest galaxy … Lurking some 3 billion light-years away, Alcyoneus is a giant radio …

2022-02-26: On not looking up (or down?) From this interview with David Sirota I felt like the movie was mostly about systems and the …

2022-02-26: On "psycho-cybernetics" From this Medium post Maltz came to the conclusion that our self-image is the cornerstone of our …

2022-02-26: (as an old-and-new Harry Potter fan ...) From The erasure of JK Rowling β€œgiven the degree to which her integration of ancient lore, magic …

2022-02-26: From James Clear: “If you’d like to do something bold with your life, you will have to …

2022-02-26: Wordle 252 5/6 ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨ πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-24: Wordle 250 5/6 β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-24: Writing a children’s book for programming, in 1991: “Professor Fortran”

2022-02-24: On Ukraine in the last century Was Ukraine ‘invented’ by Lenin’s Bolsheviks? - by Ed West (extract from the …

2022-02-24:

2022-02-23: Wordle 249 6/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨ ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-23: On Complexity From tamingcomplexity.org Confused? Are you staring at a screen that lets you view almost every …

2022-02-23: Pretty sky

2022-02-23: On Markdown From the article "thoughts on markdown" Today, I will argue that Markdown’s primary users are …

2022-02-22: Wordle 248 5/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-21: Sunset on a log

2022-02-21: Daily Quordle #28 4️⃣5️⃣ 7️⃣8️⃣ quordle.com ⬜⬜🟨🟩⬜ 🟩🟩⬜🟩🟩 ⬜🟩⬜⬜⬜ ⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜ 🟩🟨⬜⬜⬜ ⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 ⬜⬜⬜🟩⬜ ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ …

2022-02-21: Wordle 247 6/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨ ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨ πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-20: This song was playing in the background at a restaurant, and it seemed old and familiar, and that’s …

2022-02-20: A bunch of old hypertext papers: www.cs.unc.edu/techrepor…

2022-02-20: Sand pyramid

2022-02-20:

2022-02-20: Wordle 246 4/6 πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-19: Daily Quordle #26 9️⃣8️⃣ 7️⃣5️⃣ quordle.com

2022-02-19: Wordle 245 6/6 ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-19: Something I’d like to have a transcript for, because it’s long, yet very insightful: …

2022-02-19: From "Here we go again" by Seth Godin The thing that gets us stuck isn’t us. It’s the script that …

2022-02-18: The world’s longest immersed tunnel www.youtube.com/watch

2022-02-17: From James Clear: “Simple is nearly always better. But if it’s going to be complicated, …

2022-02-17: On journaling over time From an email I had received from the Atticus Review: I’m still compelled to do morning pages, but …

2022-02-17: Valentine’s Day gift from us to us, after watching the compulsive wine-drinking in β€œ_The Woman in …

2022-02-17: β€œPsycho Cybernetics” By Maxwell Maltz From this article Maltz came to the conclusion that our self-image is the cornerstone of our mental …

2022-02-17: Wordle 243 5/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-17:

2022-02-16: The Philosopher of Failure: Emil Cioran’s Heights of Despair self-contradiction is not even a …

2022-02-16: The Philosopher of Failure: Emil Cioran’s Heights of Despair The human condition itself is for …

2022-02-16: The Philosopher of Failure: Emil Cioran’s Heights of Despair Failure, then, was Cioran’s close …

2022-02-16: The Philosopher of Failure: Emil Cioran’s Heights of Despair The difference between regimes is less …

2022-02-16: Shtetl-Optimized Β» Blog Archive Β» Why Quantum Mechanics? several indisputable realizations: I am …

2022-02-16: Missed this a few years ago, but a way of thinking about β€œwhat programs are” that I hope comes back …

2022-02-16: Wordle 242 4/6 πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-15: Normally suspicious about “meditation apps. Tried “Headspace” and …

2022-02-15: Wordle 241 6/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ¨ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-14: Uh, I wish I hadn’t found out about this … people buying β€œa string pf emojis” for hundreds of …

2022-02-14: Checking in on the upcoming LotR prequel: youtu.be/WO8RiRhWI…

2022-02-14: Wordle 240 5/6 πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-14: MorΓ­ Point hike.

2022-02-13: Wordle 239 5/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-12: Finding planets A planet was found near Proxima Centauri. But more interesting than that is how it was found: …

2022-02-12: Things (apps, services, products) to look forward to in 2023

2022-02-12: Seen at an elementary school nearby

2022-02-12: Wordle 238 6/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-12: Wrapped up another notebook from Nanami Paper

2022-02-11: Wordle 237 5/6 πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-09: Looking at different ways of implementing “OOP-ish” methods, using Lua (Fennel)

2022-02-09: 10 Ways that Guile is … good

2022-02-09: The dream of nuclear fusion From the BBC “The JET experiments put us a step closer to fusion power,” said Dr Joe …

2022-02-09: Morning coffee

2022-02-09: Wordle 235 5/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-09: Guile-Macs Andy Wingo’s post from a decade ago, on the emacs-devel mailing list. Emacs and Guile have a …

2022-02-09: The Star Wars sequels as β€œthe anti-trilogy”

2022-02-08: TWSBI 580 AL R, with blue ink

2022-02-08: I watch Youtube in β€œstreaks”, presumably others do something similar. Now it’s a β€œwatch everything …

2022-02-08: Heh, β€œSoylent _emerald_”

2022-02-08: Wordle 234 4/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬› πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-07: Laptops and Keyboards A look back at various laptops. vermaden.wordpress.com/2022/02/0… I remember using the W520 …

2022-02-07: Wordle 233 6/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-06: Wordle 232 X/6 ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨ πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ© πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ© πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©

2022-02-05: Wordle 231 5/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬› πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-04: Wordle 230 6/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ© ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ© β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-03:

2022-02-03: Wordle 229 6/6 β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-02: I second the concept of changelogs as defined here, because I’ve been doing that for a few …

2022-02-02: Wordle 228 4/6 β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© πŸŸ©πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-02-01: Wordle 227 4/6 β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ© β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-01-31: Wordle 226 6/6 β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ β¬›β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨πŸŸ© β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-01-30: “There is something in every one of you that waits and listens for the sound of the genuine in …

2022-01-30: Watching a bit of the H. P. Lovecraft documentary on Amazon Prime and … TIL that his father …

2022-01-30: Interesting perspective (via WSJ) on the β€œreal winners” of the meme stock pump-and-dump

2022-01-30: Wordle 225 5/6 β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-01-30: Just saw the trailer for Death on the Nile. youtu.be/dZRqB0JLi… Knew who it was when I heard …

2022-01-29: Wordle 224 4/6 β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› ⬛⬛⬛⬛⬛ πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-01-29: On desire From this old article about Rene Girard: “We don’t even know what our desire is. We ask …

2022-01-28: Hah, got it on the last try Wordle 223 6/6 πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-01-28: Mostly good, opinionated overview of CL/Scheme (and more)

2022-01-28: Shtetl-Optimized Β» Blog Archive Β» Why Quantum Mechanics? Q: Why should the universe have been …

2022-01-28: From the City Journal: The age divide extends to more general questions. When asked, β€œThinking …

2022-01-28: A fun anecdote from the New Yorker Biden has a personal history with Putin, too. During a trip to …

2022-01-28: On innocence and reality From this Marginalia post It is only now beginning to be borne in on us β€” very faintly, it must be …

2022-01-28: youtu.be/vwDvPR4l4…

2022-01-28: Colin Wilson’s books being re-issued: colinwilsononline.com/2018/09/2…

2022-01-27: More #Magnatiles

2022-01-27: Fun with Magnatiles

2022-01-27: Wordle 222 5/6 πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬› β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ©β¬› πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬› 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-01-27: Quote from James Clear: “When rain falls, it flows downhill. If desired, you can collect the …

2022-01-27: Some brush pen drawing

2022-01-26: Changing the script From “Here we go again” by Seth Godin The thing that gets us stuck isn’t us. It’s the …

2022-01-26: Gemini Is A Little Gem β€’ AndreGarzia.com Gemini is not a replacement for the Web. It is just …

2022-01-26: Gemini Is A Little Gem β€’ AndreGarzia.com Old-school paradigms have their place. They’re easy to …

2022-01-26: On using bookmark + highlight The bookmark + highlight feature is nice, some things I noticed though: a few rendering bugs while …

2022-01-26: Going to try out the premium experience here for a while. All or nothing, heh.

2022-01-26: Trolls “Trolls” are so overused. DreamWorks’ Trolls Troll in Harry Potter Trolls …

2022-01-26: Wordle 221 5/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬› β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›β¬›β¬› β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©β¬›β¬› πŸŸ¨πŸŸ©πŸŸ©β¬›πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-01-26: Here's some synchronicity in itself- I was thinking of using up Coincidentally ... Here's some synchronicity in itself: I was thinking of using up Audible tokens …

2022-01-25: Interesting perspective on different kinds of information youtu.be/MF5YAHoQM…

2022-01-25: Wordle 220 4/6 β¬›β¬›πŸŸ¨β¬›πŸŸ© πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ© πŸŸ©β¬›β¬›πŸŸ©πŸŸ© 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-01-24: Finished reading *The Four Agreements Finished reading The Four Agreements I've read quite a few books that claimed to be what this book …

2022-01-24: Playing Wordle

2022-01-24: Don Daily’s illustrated books There was an β€œAesop’s Fables” that had been lying around for a few years, and we finally started …

2022-01-24: Pretty straightforward to sign in from iA Writer, which … I’ve been using for a while …

2022-01-24: This is the beginning of a (yet another) blogging journey.