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The 1996 website for #Babylon5 is mostly archived and I love it.

web.archive.org/web/1997041809

Click the big logo to enter because that's how we used to roll back on the day.

This reveals (or reminds) fun things like how Warner Bros used to host an official IRC server for fans of their shows and 360" panoramas of the sets in Quicktime VR.

Best viewed in Netscape 3! ☄️​

#retrocomputing

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"Right now, all of the places we can assemble on the web in any kind of numbers are privately owned. And privately-owned public spaces aren’t real public spaces. They don’t allow for the play and the chaos and the creativity and brilliance that only arise in spaces that don’t exist purely to generate profit. And they’re susceptible to being gradually gaslighted by the companies that own them."

- #AnilDash

anildash.com/2012/12/18/rebuil

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Yay, 's development is perfectly fine. :)
Apparently his speech development even is 'far above average', which does silence my worries a bit that not being my native language, and his mother and me still frequently speaking English together, would hurt his own development. :)

Any tips for teaching a the difference between I, you, mine and yours?

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I just wanna watch interesting animals do interesting animal things. You don't need to make it into some kind of action thriller.

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American nature documentaries are so ridiculous.

*needlessly dramatic voice*
"you won't BELIEVE what happened next!"
[cut to commercials]

*overly masc voice*
"things were about to get A LOT worse!!"
[cut to commercials]

*movie trailer voice*
"what they saw next, TOOK THEIR BREATH AWAY!!!"
[cut to commercials]

Little guy insists on giving hugs and kisses to Stinky and Little My every time he reads his Moomin book. Maybe he is trying to cheer them up

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🦉 Natural history of the animal kingdom for the use of young people
Brighton: E. & J.B. Young and Co., 1889.

10 new owl species discovered in Philippines See 1 of our fav #owl illustrations in #bhlib biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2

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↑ From the article: «"Eye of Newt" is a folk name for Mustard Seed  nigra, while "Toe of Frog" may refer to a type of .  "Tongue of Dog" is Houndstongue  officinale, a plant that has some toxic properties that mainly affect cattle and horses.  "Adder's Fork" is a fern more commonly known as Adder's Tongue  vulgatum and is useful for aiding the healing of wounds and bruises.»

All the disgusting sounding ingredients in recipes for witches were just alternative names for herbs?

wortsandcunning.com/blog/a-mag

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The other day in a hardware store:
*a random child cries for a while elsewhere in the store*
<2yo BeardGrabber> Uff, det bråker! ("Oof, what a noise!")
*Me, laughing and awkwardly glad the other parent likely didn't hear him*
<FiXato> You frequently make the same sound, dear. ;)

Lately 's been combining that "Uff, det [...]" phrase with various other words. xD

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This is of a that will always be special to me as it was the first one I saw as father of , 2 years ago.
A perfect peaceful scene to end a scary, stressful, yet amazing day.

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#2018

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*pop*
*Chit*
*Tak!*
The sounds of randomly popping out of their every other minute or so. ;)

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@Siiw and l went out for a long walk in the forest with today, and she did some , while I picked some for us (and the little one in particular).

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After playing around with @krita and and exploring the various brushes I installed yesterday, I ended up with this that I'm quite satisfied with.
It's perhaps a bit more than the previous one, but it reminds me a bit of the someone I followed on used to make.
So far I quite like ; it brings back some of the fun I used to have in high-school, playing with , perhaps mixed with some .

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I was going to do some writing, but instead decided to play around with after being a bit inspired by the of 's album: powermetal.no/wp-content/uploa

So, here's the result of playing around for the first time in @krita for 30-45 minutes or so. :)

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