Weird Al Yankovic got his star on the Hollywood walk of fame today https://youtu.be/UAYgZ_zzyTE
In case anyone is interested, here's the Burning Man live stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=441qOBrtMLI
TIL: Always wrap your `localStorage` requests in a try/catch.
Here's a relevant article I found: http://crocodillon.com/blog/always-catch-localstorage-security-and-quota-exceeded-errors
Incredible story here.
Today is the 100th birthday of technical badass Katherine Johnson. Ms Johnson calculated trajectories for Apollo space missions by hand.
Holy crap this is like the anthem of everyone on the Fediverse!
Once again... How come I didn't hear this one til' today?
One of the few things I miss about the old bird site is that I had finally found a number of women, people of color, and others (not white cishet males) that posted about web design and tech, and it feels like there's way less of that here. Please holler if you know of someone on here I should follow!
Verizon: did I do that?
Emergency Services: Yah, you sorta did
Mills College is looking for a web person: https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/sof/6679159511.html
If I didn't already have something, I'd strongly consider this
This is such an amazing find:
Ancient Girl's Parents Were Two Different Human Species. Born 90,000 years ago, the child is the first direct evidence of interbreeding among Neanderthals and their cousins the Denisovans.
Dayyum. Take an alternate route: https://boingboing.net/2018/08/22/mobile-justice.html
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