TFW I see the . . . in a chat for a really long time and think "Man, that guy is a slow typer"
This is a brilliant article about investing, investors role in society and amateurs versus professionals. Opinionated. And I don’t agree with all the opinions. But very dense and well thought out. https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2018-07-12/a-speed-race-for-soybeans
When you buy “American” red cups in the UK, they come with ping-pong balls.
Time for a 2.10.4 release of @GIMP !
* Simple Horizon Straightening
* Asynchronous Fonts Loading
* Fonts Tagging
* Dashboard Updates
* PSD Loader Improvements
* Builds for macOS Make a Comeback
Grab a fresh copy hot off the presses! Win and macOS builds coming very soon also!
I love Venice. I really do.
Day or night. Rain or shine. Tourist attraction or back alley. Venice is beautiful.
Alarm set for 05:20. Going to Venice tomorrow.
Breakfast for Friday, 29 June 2018:
½ pint of water as spinach.
⅛ teaspoon ground cloves, sliced
8 pounds of sugar,
10 cloves, whites, during the
1½ pints cream, I/2 lb.
1 teaspoonful of salt, tablespoonfuls of
Tablespoonfuls of melted butter into the oven, it can be used instead of the red part of the grape. Dish pyramidically and serve. Liked. A great variety of modes in which it was but the best vinegar; one dessert-spoonful of flour (use the recipe for making foamy omelet ii. Egg-yolks.
Had to completely open up my synthesiser (Korg Triton Le) to extract the headphone plug. I think I have a cracked solder joint. Reapplying a bit of solder should do it.
Fascinating insight from dc4420 last night in London: #pentesters spend time testing/reporting SSL cipher strength, which has never been the mechanism ANYONE was pwned, while businesses do not spend money testing phishing resistance and S3 bucket protections and the things that actually are getting them pwned.
I wonder how hard it would be to take all of those "intro to web APIs" courses that feature the Twitter API, and instead swap things out so that it's all fediverse stuff.
Part of what made Twitter popular was that its API used to be super open, allowing people to build all sorts of things on top of it.
BT has sent me an email notification. The email contains two facts. "My bill is ready" and "the amount is X". Both of those are obviously not true. The bill might not be ready, and the amount might be something totally different. Thanks for the non-notification.
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“If our government cannot hold its leaders accountable, then the people must.”
I'm applying for #UK #citizenship. Which requires getting a Natural Born® True Brit™ to endorse my application. I was approaching one of my English friends asking if he'd act as a reference. After explaining what I needed from him (let's just say its enough info that I'm now worried about #GDPR), I told him it's OK if he declined. In fact, I said 'If you were ever looking for an opportunity to personally slam the door in an immigrant's face and yell "viva la #Brexit!" this is your chance. 😀'
My recipe bot makes a funny one every once in a while.