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Transferring money between external accounts is always a bit eerie with those couple of days where the money is just kind of floating in the void.

Occasionally people ask me if I'm worried about my "future career" because of my hand tattoos, and I always tell them the same thing: I wouldn't be me without them. So no, I'm not worried.

Never apologize for who you are.

My super power would be the ability to convince people to use headphones rather than phone speakers for their music.

I'm still trying to decide if is fantastically good, or just a weird collection of annoying sounds.

There's always a certain level of fear of electrocution when taking clothing out of the dryer.

A $5.75 latte is pretty savage no matter how you look at it.

I have never been a fan of the term uncanny valley.

So tmux is basically a terminal i3wm. Why haven't I seen the light earlier?

Remember when you used man pages and info instead of web searches to figure stuff out? Good times.

Vim's relativenumber might be the best thing since sliced bread.

I have a weird fascination for 2 space indentation.

I have a similar irrational annoyance towards any song with auto-tune.

I have an irrational annoyance about people touching my screen.

I'm pretty sure my upstair neighbors have adopted a jumping elephant.

Mastodon makes me miss IRC. Need to fire up the good old erc.el.

(My age is probably evident at the mention of IRC)

As a break from my traditional C++ development I've started putting together a toy web app at home. Kind of feels like I'm navigating a sea of buzzword technologies, but lots of fun!

Putting together some IKEA furniture. The assembly manual is 28 pages long. I feel like I've never stumbled upon a programming problem that was even remotely as challenging as this.

Trying to reset an external line ending modification using Git is surprisingly vexing.

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