One of the weirdest parts of the great man theory of history is that you get a really weird picture of what people were up to. Like, okay, the youth in the 1960s were hippies and were then the establishment of the 1980s who... voted for Regan?
Nope, different people. There were very few hippies around. The week Gimme Shelter was released, it didn’t chart very high. The music that was really everywhere? Sugar Sugar by the Archies.
A more adaptable strategy for IPD than generous tit for tat.
Amazon just advertised this to me. OkiData still exists? Why in the hell are they still making dot matrix printers?
Oki MICROLINE 320 Turbo Mono Dot Matrix Printer (62411601) https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00004Z9BS/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_DtPbCbMXV31XB
Death of Stalin: A+
Less cringe than Veep or In the Loop but I'm a good way.
Reviving an old post for election day. Why it's ok to punch Nazis.
Hayao Miyazaki makes films about what it means to live ethically in a cursed world.
I just read SQLite's new code of conduct https://www.sqlite.org/codeofconduct.html
Can't wait to make my first pull request and it gets held up while the code reviewer attempts to verify whether I "denied myself in order to follow Christ" (point 10) and whether I am "a stranger to the world's ways" (point 20)
This seems like some very next-level trolling
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