“My (33F) husband's (35M) career in academic philosophy is ruining our marriage”
This, my friends, is the story of Nikola Tesla. https://twitter.com/existentialcoms/status/1175857590443446272
This 👇 There is no glamor in iterative improvements or killing off features. No hurrahs for saying strategic “NO.” https://twitter.com/usabilitycounts/status/1175581108060094464
If cyberpunk is fiction then how come a bunch of us have stupid haircuts, online alter egos we identify with more than our real names, alter our bodies and hate cops
Inspired by the recent video circulating of Carl Sagan explaining how the ancient Greeks figured out the Earth was round, here's another brilliant moment from Cosmos: "What an astonishing thing a book is..."
The version of Luddite where you only interact with extremely corporate, triple A technologies, and have no idea what small or unpolished development looks like
"The use of force and arrests against the youth are especially troubling because we've seen the same police department act with deference and calm when facing rallies packed with adult white supremacists..."
Excellent analysis from @TrueNkenge@twitter.com http://www.wweek.com/news/courts/2019/09/22/forceful-arrest-of-student-climate-protesters-draws-condemnation-from-portland-civic-leaders/
I would trade Reader for this, and I’m a man. https://twitter.com/kanocarra/status/1175876911958044672
I made a public, open source list of companies that work with, or have worked with ICE.
Hopefully it'll help you make decisions about where not to work and who not to give your money to.
Tell all of your friends and most importantly, FUCK ICE.
Please don’t cross the picket - boycott Fred Meyer, QFC, Albertsons, Safeway, & Haggens
Local alternatives not with Kroger and Albertsons include (someone correct me if I’m wrong):
Trader Joe’s https://twitter.com/livkittykat/status/1175836154228170752
UI and UX are pretty much the same thing anyway. https://twitter.com/HackettKate/status/1174523086281949184
It’s the reverse. My housekeeping reflects my mood.
Anyone else’s mood and sense of well being directly tied to how clean your house is?
I think the cleverest part of Joe Biden’s nefarious Ukrainian scheme was when he got Trump to commit a treasonous, impeachable offense and admit it on national TV.
holy shit this https://twitter.com/tithenai/status/1175811143551651842
This is a thing I think about a lot.
Did solving the problem take hours, a day, five minutes, or a lifetime?
the problem with writing code is that I'll struggle with something for hours, give up, come back to it a day later, solve it in 5 minutes, and then only remember the great part where I was a genius and solved the hard problem.
Baudrillard + Ballard
This mall food court has a model of the mall that houses the food court inverted on the ceiling of the food court.
“The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his client to plant vines.”
— Frank Lloyd Wright
A software architect can add another layer of abstraction.
“the percentage of Republicans who consider the word offensive or unacceptable has actually declined in recent years”
We are not just finding out what Republicans are? They are getting worse?
"try harder to not let beauty deceive us into believing untruths."
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