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...i guess this is also one way that talking to retrocomputing people is kind of grim.

one way that talking to retrocomputing enthusiasts is pretty cool is that it makes you think hard about the longterm survivability / adaptability of the current generation of hardware & software.

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we could do so much better.

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this could be applied to approx 3/4 of my posts.

we should probably have a standard content warning, analogous to things like "uspol", for nerd bullshit that nobody needs to see.

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One of the founders of Casio Computers has just died.

Kazuo Kashio helped push the pocket calculator, the Casiotone keyboard and the G-Shock watch to fame.

nytimes.com/2018/06/20/obituar

if a programmer assures you that something is trivial, run.

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Where's the Tolkien fans at?

Noticed my 1973 copy of The Hobbit has a message on the inside cover.

Can anyone translate?

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pretty good mileage on that refried beans toot.

gonna have to workshop something about salsa.

refried beans are just hot hummus.

(please discuss.)

there is a guy in this taco place with a beard the size of, i don't know, let's use roughly a 12-pound cat as a baseline. his beard is like 1.25 12-pound cats in volume.