britpol but just barely; game
If you're already finding the Tory leadership race somewhat boring before it's even started, I have built a Snes-style kart-racer game to liven it up a bit:
This is the blog/video version of the ridiculous project I showed the audience at @AEOUD@twitter.com tonight.
I have made a silly quiz, principally to bemuse Americans: Doctor Who Technobabble, or UK Government Term?
As the rich stole the last of the planet's resources, the people wondered if these billionaire CEOs were *really* creating anything.
Finally, the richest developed spacecraft and fled. One landed in a desert civilisation on a distant world. An experienced CEO, he hired locals as unpaid interns to build a chain of skyscrapers, as best the primitive technology would allow.
Millennia later, the people of this world again wondered if their extraterrestrial visitor *really* built these "pyramids".
Since this did such numbers on birdsite:
Five or so years ago I was working on the BBC's developer portal at https://developer.bbc.com and I was asked to replace the terrible fake code on the laptop screen in the stock photo. As an easter egg, if you click on the laptop screen then you can change it too.
I feel like anyone in this corner of Mastodon is probably the sort of person who'd enjoy Friz' chill streams of song parodies and word puzzles. The one-year anniversary show is in a few hours.
This week I built the Mercator Rotator.
Mercator maps famously make Africa small and Greenland big, but by changing which way around we apply the projection we can make any place we like any size we like. Spin the globe, and see what you can create.
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