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Take me down to tautology city where I've been taken down to tautology city

Well, son, that thing out in the middle of the lake is called an island, and the rest of the lake isn'tland.

"Logon" is derived from the Greek "logos" ("speech") because when people log on they forget how to shut the fuck up

I don't give a fuck about self-driving cars.

I want free, public, A+ quality transport for everyone and cities that don't project mobility as "having a car"

Did you all see that eccentric movie about improv comedy with all the symmetrical shots? 

I think it was directed by Yes And-erson

My challenge to web developers is this: I should be able to type as fast into your text input as I can into a plain-old <input> or <textarea> with no JavaScript handlers on them. If I can't, then the event handlers should be debounced, and/or they should do less JavaScript work.

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Like #RSS? Know #CSS? I created a tool to generate RSS feeds from arbitrary websites using CSS selectors.
And it's called... Feed me up, Scotty!

feed-me-up-scotty.vincenttunru

Any and all answers are greatly appreciated. No judgement whatsoever. Asking this for research on a WIP article:

Do you #selfhost :flan_hacker: ? If so:

- What do you host yourself?
- Do you use an existing toolchain (Ansible/Puppet scripts, Yunohost, etc)?
- Do you run it bare metal, virtualized or containerized? Which one?

Boosts appreciated :flan_balloon:

The bad part of a single-page app is that some developer had to reinvent a bunch of what the browser does already. The good part is I, a hacker, get a free API that I can use for my own purposes.

Not that I'm a devout person, but this rings true:

"Agile believes that your customers can’t define the software they want before seeing it, so it’s best to show them sooner rather than later."

From Practical Object-Oriented Design by Sandi Metz

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