I've got fond high school memories of sitting at the picnic table outside Ben & Jerry's while it snowed.
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RT @POTUS
If it’s above freezing, then it’s ice cream weather.
twitter.com/POTUS/status/14861

Sue the how is amazing, but it's the why that really sold this to me.

"with far-fetched notions of ending up in America to see their hero, B.A. Baracus of The A-Team."

joe.ie/movies-tv/the-young-dub

It really kind of feels cheap. 3's thrilling. 4 feels good. 5's hard. 6 is relief.

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On the other hand I just learned that cryptbros are pissed that any N/Ft can be used. So anybody can mint an image and use it. This is apparently a problem, not a feature. Their request? Centralization. Fucking popcorn.

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I desperately look forward to the day when we critical mass elsewhere.
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RT @TwitterBlue
gm!

You asked (a lot), so we made it. Now rolling out in Labs: NFT Profile Pictures on iOS
twitter.com/TwitterBlue/status

I can't believe it's still playing out like this.

@rachel9725: wow. Where are you going to put them?

Me: ...

R: ...

Me: In ma mouf!

R: 🙄

The more I see this the more i think that this _must_ have been started by a huge fan who just wanted the book? And now "to the extent allowable by law" means it's all over?
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RT @TheSpiceDAO
We won the auction for €2.66M. Now our mission is to:

1. Make the book public (to the extent permitted by law)

2. Produce an original animated limited series inspired by the book and sell it to a streaming service

3. Support derivative proje…
twitter.com/TheSpiceDAO/status

According to Evernote I first entered my Chocolate Chipless Cookies recipe in 2008.
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RT @jonnysun
today i am choosing violence by writing about the absolute greatest cookie in the entire world (recipe included!).

jonnysun.bulletin.com/18-choco
twitter.com/jonnysun/status/14

Brain: "epaulet".

Me: I can't spell that with these letters.

Brain: Sure you can. You've got 'e', 'p', 'l', 't'.

Me: ...

Brain: And 'i'.

Me: THAT'S NOT HOW ENGLISH WORKS, BRAIN.

I had a bit of a revelation last night. @rachel9725 brought home a basket with bangles that make it sound like a wind chime when moved. As I tried to sort out what's so annoying about it I realized, once again I'm not "normal": I've got hyperacusis. Another box checked.

Seriously didn't think I was going to pull this one off.

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I'm lazy and hate repeating myself or going back to redo things, so I started automating more and more complex things.
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RT @varcharr
How did you decide what path to take in tech?
twitter.com/varcharr/status/14

I was out of the office for 3 weeks: I had to look up my password to log in, and then I kept hitting ^ instead of ⌥. I consider these signs of success.

I'm pretty sure that third guess only left the answer as the one English word left. Almost killed me trying to get to it.

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F.U.C.K. 2021.
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RT @nytimes
Breaking News: Betty White is dead at 99. Over nearly 70 years, she built an Emmy Award-winning television career that spanned "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," "The Golden Girls" and "Saturday Night Live." nyti.ms/3zfbYMj
twitter.com/nytimes/status/147

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