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9/11, serious 

What if whenever a trans person got misgendered, they would do the Sans blue eye flash and Megalovania would start blasting out of nowhere

Javascript is the English of programming languages

- kludged-together clusterfuck
- many decisions were made to keep compatibility with old versions despite that not really making sense
- a whole lot of arcane logic that only makes sense if you really drive into the history of it
- bad to do math in
- basically everyone needs to know it at least a little
- lingua franca because the predominant powers on Earth just so happen to use them

I program for over 20 years. I just closed some tabs from yesterday:

"how to create directory in python"
"concat lists python"
"load 2 models tensorflow"
"how set pythonpath"

and some others.

And yes. I have a masters degree in informatics.

You don't need to learn things that you rarely need & are just 1 duckduckgo away by heart. Knowing that they exist and what to search for is sufficient.

Important are the thing you cannot search. Concentrate on those.

#ImposterSyndrome #elitism

Training a neural network to generate fake ICD-10 (illness/injury) codes.

My favorites so far:

Z620 Acquired absence of left ankle

Z8611 Immunization not carried out because of brain, unspecified, sequela

W3501XS Accidental discharge of prostate

Just finished WicDiv, and

(I don't actually have an end to that sentence. I cried a bit. I don't think it was perfect but nothing is. It's complete. And I'll always have it.)

Yesterday I took apart a cabinet in my office, which at one point required this laying/twisting/pushing motion. And my back still hurts. So I'm definitely too old to be on Mastodon.

@tessaracht I somehow hadn't followed you here?? I've thought for a while "I haven't seen Tessa for a while... I hope she's okay" and finally decided to search for your account to see your latest post.

lewd, classical music 

"Chris" by Christine & the Queens is such a damn good album.

@louwestin @astheroth @fdroidorg If being free software means I can not oppose fascism, then honestly, I have no interest in free software. Some things are far more important than software freedom, and this in one,

I think Radiohead might be the sort of thing I need to listen to as a full album? Because whenever a new single of theirs comes on my Discover Weekly or whatever I think "ugh this sounds like some Radiohead bullshit".

This one has bongos. While Thom Yorke mumblewails.

And yet I think I'd like it if I was listening to it "in context" or something.

y'all hear about enbies? word on the street is, they're good

“That’s gross. You’re weird. I love you.”

Seems odd this is only the first time I’ve said that to my son as I leave for work.

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