@ttscoff Sendy looks really cool! I just signed up for your newsletter, but I have a Safari extension that prevents connecting to HTTP sites. (I added an exception so I could get through the signup). Could you set up HTTPS on your sendy subdomain? Maybe via LetsEncrypt? I appreciate everything you do, thanks!

I had fun today helping out the Archive Team with their quick-turnaround project to archive all of Parler. Good to get everything stored off somewhere for future historical analysis before it is shut off for good at midnight. Good riddance. archiveteam.org

It’s funny how conservatives want Big Government to step in to prevent natural market forces from sorting out how to run social media platforms.

I watched ♕ The Queen’s Gambit which is amazing. I rarely play chess, but have fond memories of playing with my father when I was young. The games depicted in the show felt very real. I’m not surprised that Garry Kasparov was involved. slate.com/culture/2020/11/quee

Thanks to all the DevOps teams at large media sites. It’s got to be a huge amount of work to handle all the frantic reloading. Here’s to a high cache hit ratio!

Checking out nb, a pretty cool tool for keeping notes on the command line and syncing them between machines. xwmx.github.io/nb/

Voting! The line at the Holiday Inn in Travis County is short right now. About 10 minutes.

Anytime I read a news article that mentions the “novel coronavirus”, it makes me want to point out that this coronavirus sure isn’t novel anymore! Better to call it SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19, or simply “the coronavirus”. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Novel_co

I just released version 2.3.4 of pg_search

Fix issue when setting various options directly on the PgSearch module while
running with a threaded web server, such as Puma. (Anton Rieder) github.com/Casecommons/pg_sear

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