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Likes https://www.manton.org/2021/07/02/tried-twice-but.html.

Likes https://www.manton.org/2021/07/02/tried-twice-but.html.

Likes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VUgajGv4Aok.

Likes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VUgajGv4Aok.

Building the Vehicle Physicists Called Impossible (feat. Veritasium)

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Building the Vehicle Physicists Called Impossible (feat. Veritasium)

This is an absolutely amazing article. I have no doubts that I will think about it a lot in the coming weeks and months. (And years?) Likes https://reallifemag.com/why-cant-we-be-friends/.

This is an absolutely amazing article. I have no doubts that I will think about it a lot in the coming weeks and months. (And years?)

Likes https://reallifemag.com/why-cant-we-be-friends/.

Why Can’t We Be Friends — Real Life

Podcasts and other forms of “parasocial” media reframe friendship as monetized self-care

Why Can’t We Be Friends — Real Life

I fixed a bug before getting out of bed. Can I turn around now and sleep for the rest of the day?

I fixed a bug before getting out of bed. Can I turn around now and sleep for the rest of the day?

How about 🥵?

How about 🥵?

listen. it’s a good joke. it’s a great joke, even. but I need you to stop anyway.

listen. it’s a good joke. it’s a great joke, even. but I need you to stop anyway.

Likes https://www.gocomics.com/pearlsbeforeswine/2021/06/29.

Likes https://www.gocomics.com/pearlsbeforeswine/2021/06/29.

you don’t need a bug fix, you just need to forgive yourself

you don’t need a bug fix, you just need to forgive yourself

Every time I’m stuck in some dependency hell or another I wonder if maybe I should just build everything in WordPress again. Search engine? WordPress Payment gateway? WordPress Document management software? WordPress

Every time I’m stuck in some dependency hell or another I wonder if maybe I should just build everything in WordPress again.
Search engine? WordPress
Payment gateway? WordPress
Document management software? WordPress

Likes https://hiddedevries.nl/en/blog/2021-06-28-solutionism.

Likes https://hiddedevries.nl/en/blog/2021-06-28-solutionism.

Solutionism

In which I talk about why fallbacks are good.

Solutionism

I’m a big fan of how we help the virus by holding a nationalistic kickball event with a lot of travel in the middle of a pandemic. BIG. FAN.

I’m a big fan of how we help the virus by holding a nationalistic kickball event with a lot of travel in the middle of a pandemic. BIG. FAN.

Likes https://adactio.com/links/18249.

Likes https://adactio.com/links/18249.

A Lifetime of Systems Thinking - The Systems Thinker

I don’t agree with all of the mythbusting in this litany of life lessons, but this one is spot on: The best thing that can be done to a problem is to solve it. False. The best thing that can be done to a problem is to dissolve it, to…

A Lifetime of Systems Thinking - The Systems Thinker

Likes https://adactio.com/journal/18248.

Likes https://adactio.com/journal/18248.

ReCoil

I’m all for web monetisation and micropayments …but without the stench of crypto, please.

ReCoil

I’m a backend developer with a strong affinity for what happens in the browser. I honestly do not understand what is happening anymore. Why is everything a div? What’s suddenly so bad about the cascade?

I’m a backend developer with a strong affinity for what happens in the browser.

I honestly do not understand what is happening anymore. Why is everything a div? What’s suddenly so bad about the cascade?

I’m already jittery from suppressed rage and anxiety, so I guess a nice strong black coffee is exactly the right thing to calm me down.

I’m already jittery from suppressed rage and anxiety, so I guess a nice strong black coffee is exactly the right thing to calm me down.