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Couple years ago I got much better at shelves & clear plastic containers (so I can shel…
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Without considering holistic changes & interactions, groups like cyclists & disability advocates get pitted against…
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yeah, i cycle so i do see folks in them sometimes! tbh i assumed that you used it in your profile pictur…
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It’s really annoying, which you’ll enjoy hating, but you’ll also hate finding out that you think that th…
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Yeah, the way I've heard this stated (maybe by , not sure) is that the scheme discourages…
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- you should read it
- its probably weirder than you are imagining
- i found the parts that _could be_ a…
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that said, you strike me as someone who is fairly good at developing your own system. Fundamental ethos…
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Not read it for similar reasons. In terms of maintaining a clean and tidy personal space, I did well wit…
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Utterly failed for me. The bit where you throw out anything that doesn’t “spark joy” when you handle it?…
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My colleague on open plan offices: "They don't work for me ... but it turns out they don't work for a…
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Adobe: "and here's the pen tool, it's just like a real pen but on your screen!"
User: "Sweet! So I'…
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I wrote up ~1000 word blog post on the plane about a couple ideas/projects that have failed over the past few years…
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Naively understood, under (∞, min) the optimal thing to do is to kill everyone.

Ignoring that, it…
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Ok, it is lunch time and so far I have achieved the following: Coded the first draft of the App (Front-end with db…
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The MacIver Miscreants is a great name, and I’ll be disappointed now if it’s not used.…
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And although it may seem to some a bit over the top in its lyrical form, this piece by Brian Doyle about…
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Another essay that I keep regularly returning to is this one on leadership and solitude by William Deres…
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The Western Elite from a Chinese Perspective - American Affairs Journal
For various life reasons, this article has lately been of some consolation
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Yep. Although my technique was to take the harder route: realise a prominent person in my l…
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Damnit I posted this and then saw your tweet, how am I a day late to this?
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I remember when I was about fifteen I was ingesting fiction constantly and accidentally read an entire P…
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"So Jangles is here tonight...HEY JANGLES, WHY THE LONG FACE?"
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RT : A gentle reminder: saying “I don’t want to hurt your feelings” does not, in fact, prevent you from hurting somebody…
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Just to attack this from a different angle than everybody else:

I'm super passionate about both coding and creativ…
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I guess this is a bit of a pile on at this point but: 99.99% of all software was written by someone in a state of m…
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a) all overtime should be paid b) at time-and-a-half c) or double-time for unsociable hours
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1. Moar vampires
2. Work out what you love about the characters and make sure you've actually written…
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Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
'Between the World and Me' by Ta-Nehisi Coates (less than 200 pages!):
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In coffee shops I will often get a mocha, my wife goes for an americano with milk. Without fail they bring her the…
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In some ways, society is built from the constant cycle of building giant decision trees. We start with some rule of…
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p.s. I can do the "non-fiction-by-non-white-male booklist" suggestions as long as you want but I'll stop…
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So far:

* Hidden Figures, by Margot Lee Shetterly. History of African American women at NASA in the 196…
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I checked my shelves to suggest answers to your tweet, and realised the same is somewhat true for me. 😕…
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INTROVERTED MAIL ONLY PLEASE
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Since it’s a two dimensional space, you can move the bar lower or yourself higher. As a fellow Don Qui…
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I haven’t tried it yet, but I’m thinking of asking the then-PyCon UK conference director for a referenc…
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You can tell I didnt sleep last night because I am extremely online today.

Actually, me being online at all is us…
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yup yup, it's the worst esp since a lot of tech companies do their best to make employees feel like they…
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I used to do this, then I created a repo called “junkdrawer” whose purpose is very explicitly for stuff that isn’t…
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ya I've seen similar cases & felt varying degrees of responsibility belonged on the dev. It also kinda d…
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Engineers hate surprise.
Artists say, ooh surprise! This is something I can work with.

This…
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...what about the team not having proper documentation or safeguards in place? If pushing to prod is really such a…
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The gender delusion - cordelia fine
Thinking in pictures - temple grandin
Sense and nonsense - laland &…
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Thinking in Bets. _The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt_ Ken Krimstein (graphic novel). _9 Thin…
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You know, people often think of Linux as inconvenient, but going "I need a program that does X", opening the packag…
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This has got to be a useful tip for someone out there! 💫
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Trying to meet all the properties:
- The economy of cities by Jane Jacobs
- The entrepreneurial state by…
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And also:
* Logic of failure - Dietrich Dorner
* Longitude - Dava Sobel
* Are Your Lights On? - Gerald…
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I like books on psychology/ux/engineering. Here are some of my faves.
* How Buildings Learn - Stewart Br…
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• Language Myths, Bauer & Trudgill
• Small Pieces Loosely Joined, Weinberger
• To Engineer Is Human, Pet…
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Not a picture I recognise. I've no idea what's happened here but, given the time and effort I put into the U…
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not “AI research” as in the quest for artificial general intelligence, but “AI research” as in developing the equiv…
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It’s tomorrow so brought cake to our DnD game today! 💚
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Put a 5 minute timer on grab a pen and paper and write down as many ideas as I can in that time. Not al…
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There's another side to the gender ratio problem: top schools can afford to make the gender ratio 50/50 without sac…
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There’s something fun about writing crummy scripts that I’ll only ever use once.

My current work task is cleaning…
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The first one to point out that f-strings can’t be used for templating and the blog post doesn’t apply to that gets…
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"HR Punks" joins the ranks of "business punks" and "startup punks" as the coffin-bearers of anything even remotely…
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Boy Bands, Hate, and Other Alternatives to Necromancy.

But... I already had a NaNoWriMo project picked out!
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Nice - there’s something in the water
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I need cardio or everything is on fire and I may as well just wait for it all to be ash. So it is great…
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Why don’t we have enough space to store our enormous multi-ton property wherever we want to, i guess the solution i…
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My pref now is to sleep on the floor with a thin futon (about 5 inches is perfect 4 me but taller/beavie…
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Thinking of some you might not already be familiar with: 's continuations, 's med…
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Blogroll « Robin's Blog
I handily put my list of suggestions in a blog post on my blog:
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And yet to hear the hoaxers tell it, what is outrageous about their fraud is not that they fabricated results. What…
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I wrote a handful of Perl one-liners today while pairing with , who reacted with barely-concealed…
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I am by no means a Perl expert, but please feel free to shoot questions/code my way! I'm not on Twitter…
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Looky looky a rare occurrence of the trifecta: cat sitting within petting distance, cat allowing pets, and even i s…
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