♲ @andreasklinger@twitter.com: Austrian president in the Viennese subway.

Kudos to @vanderbellen for staying grounded

To quote Gustavo Petro:
“A developed country is not a place where the poor have cars. It's where the rich use public transportation.”


lets me write primitive code. How sophisticated!

A graphics pipeline implemented in JavaScript and rendered to the terminal. No GPU required.


"I need to figure out how to explain to JavaScripters. This series of article snippets are a sort of try-out ..." quirksmode.org/blog/archives/2

@yogthos A close member of my family, when learning that my aim in life was to have dinners with good friends, with good drinks and enjoyment, said I “lacked ambition”. I thought exactly the essence of your message: I won't take money with me in the grave, but I'll have enjoyed life, hopefully to the fullest possible.

"And if Amazon takes over the packing and shipping, according to some interpretations of Jewish law, owners can operate their businesses through the Sabbath and on holidays like Rosh Hashana ..." nytimes.com/2019/10/16/nyregio

"At what point is it beyond clear that escalating repression and violence on an entire people only backfires? That making hardened enemies of the Party in Tibet, Xinjiang, Hong Kong, and Taiwan could not be more contrary to the CCP’s own security interest?" comparativist.org/2019/10/08/h

You don't need the Internet to get grumpy, but it helps.

"There’s something very different about the way I code now, and I attribute it to Clojure and what it’s taught me. I will make the maybe astonishing claim that 90% of the errors I used to make have simply disappeared—as in, an entire category of errors I used to make have been eliminated."


As a German I can assure you that voting lunatics into office doesn't end well. Learn from the mistakes made by others! Study history and don't be an asshole! 😘

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