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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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