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Fun Out

By | February 14, 2019

But I have actually been kidnapped. He asked who was expecting me & I called my friend & said I couldn’t come by that night; I would come by in a few days. She wasn’t expecting me & knew something was wrong so she spent the whole night looking for me. Wasn’t funny then or… Read More »

Will to Power

By | February 13, 2019

40 million acres of lawns is about 1,041 times greater than the 38,400 acres of solar power needed to supply 100% of US *energy* needs. https://t.co/5MmEcjAKH6 — Commercial Solar Guy (@SolarInMASS) February 13, 2019 Much of what people confidently pronounce as impossible is easily possible, with the will. It wouldn’t even be that expensive. The… Read More »

Imperative

By | February 13, 2019

It’s now imperative if you live in the US to get as fit and as healthy as one possibly can because health care and pharmaceuticals are moving to a completely extractive model and soon only the top 1% will really be able to afford it. Oh yeah, it’s happening. 1. Some great reporting on the… Read More »

Tainer

By | February 13, 2019

Containers and Kubernetes are 90% about raising the barriers of entry to IT (as all professions do) by making something so complex and abstract that only a small percentage of extant IT people can understand it all. Not personally complaining, because I can comprehend it all just fine. This was inevitable and it really began… Read More »

Hint I

By | February 12, 2019

Why Are Guys So Bad at Picking Up On Hints? Because this is not how men relate to each other. It’s a feminist shibboleth that men always know what women are hinting at secretly, but just don’t want to comprehend. I can tell you, though, in most cases this is 100% false. I and every… Read More »

We Shall

By | February 12, 2019

When Social Media Goes After Your Book, What’s the Right Response? This was the wrong response from the first author. The correct response is, Fuck all ya’ll ad infinitum. Never surrender, never concede an inch, make them look more and more foolish as you ignore them with aplomb. Don’t budge, don’t waver, don’t capitulate, and… Read More »

Strange Ideas

By | February 11, 2019

It’s a very strange idea indeed that attempting to win someone over to liking you is harassment. I’m not that old but I don’t understand modern thought processes all that well.

Sign Me Up

By | February 11, 2019

Imagine building the internet and then just using it for a zero-sum partisan culture war, rather than using it to cultivate the kind of unitary fanaticism needed to wage a billion year campaign to conquer the galaxy. — scientism (@mr_scientism) February 11, 2019 That might be the best and most incisive tweet ever written, and… Read More »