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🔥 Two Git commands that have made me a better developer:

– `git commit` without the `-m` option
– `git add -p`

The former forces me to write a good multi-line commit message, and the latter allows to stage changes partially in an interactive mode.

JavaScript horrors 

Did you ever notice that JavaScript lets you use floating-point values as array indexes, and it'll store them and retrieve them?

They don't get iterated over, though, because that's actually setting a property named for the string conversion of the floating-point number.

> a = [1,2,3]
[ 1, 2, 3 ]
> a[2.5] = "ba"
> a
[ 1, 2, 3, '2.5': 'ba' ]
> a[2.5]
> a.forEach((x) => console.log(x));

75 years from Hiroshima. An excellent time to listen to this track, but then again, it's always a proper time for William Onyeabor.

For the “marketing images that look like shitposting” series:

Purchased a 144Hz monitor (Samsung 27-inch, curved) for the first time for coding and gaming. Now I'm only moving the mouse cursor around in awe. That smoothness, man.

so around a century ago, there was a comic strip called The Outbursts of Everett True, where the titular character saw people being rude jackasses and decided to deal with this harshly and folks a lot of these still hold up perfectly in modern times

but i am delighted to announce

somebody's found the comics about mask-wearing

and They're Good, Folks

(uncaptioned, feel free to help out with descriptions here, i'd appreciate it)

Snap dragons are very pretty, but when the flowers die, their seed pods turn into creepy little skulls! 💀💀💀

The admin don’t like it

Lock the taskbar, lock the taskbar

You can freeze the American Gods intro scene to any frame and screenshot a decent looking desktop wallpaper.

The same applies to the actual show at the best of times.

"There’s Now an Even Worse Anti-Encryption Bill Than EARN IT"

Get your IT business out of the US. This needs to have an impact on the economy.

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