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If nerding out about old web standards is your jam this is a great little post about what SGML, XML, HTML and JSON can teach us about the blockchain. I particularly liked it for the little nugget of insight about why we fetch JSON with XMLHttpRequest...

apenwarr.ca/log/?m=201809

RT @toorsdenote@twitter.com: The classroom I'm volunteering in still has technology textbooks from the 1980s in it. Is this not the most glorious stock photo of all time?

๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿ”—: twitter.com/toorsdenote/status

@burritojustice ballot measure to ban the display of Christmas and Halloween decorations bat the same time

if this does not get Darth on Mastadon nothing will

retoot via @nelson

Vat19.com: Kitchen โ€ข Ridiculous gadgets you absolutely do not need vat19.com/category/Kitchen

> look
There is a tech startup here
> move fast
You are now moving: 100 FAST
> break things
You have broken: SOCIETY
> _

โ€œThe amazing thing is that I donโ€™t know @burritojusticeโ€™s real name!โ€ โ€“ Roberto Baldwin

this actual late 70s promotional image of a Chuck E. Cheese's interior needs to be an album cover, like, now

tfw the office is having a 'cleaning day' and people keep bringing u gifts of things they find at their desks

Huge iron ore!!!!!! I stuck a magnet to it.

RT @JspiderSF@twitter.com: Valencia Bike folks: beware SFPD is on patrol today. Saw this same guy writing tickets for bikes at 8:45 & 11am, and he was just rolling up Valencia. I asked him if he was patrolling for bikes and he said โ€œbikes and pedestrians.โ€ I repeated that to him and he added โ€œ...and cars.โ€

I made a little program to generate "ransom note" text using fancy international symbols like "ฤฐ ๐—บฤ„โ……๐”ผ ๐”ธ ๐”ฉ๐’Šลฆฦฌ๐•ƒ๐Ÿ— แ‘ญ๐—ฅโฒž๐™ถ๊ž…๐™ฐ๐—บ t๐•† ๐”พฦลŠะ„แ’a๐žฃ๐ธ 'แ’๐›ข๐›ฎ๐Ÿ’ฒโŽ”โฉ‹ ลŠโŽ”ฦฌ๐›ฆ' ฦฌ๐ธ๐‘ฟt ๐‘ผเบฃi๐“๐™ถ ๐Ÿก๐˜ˆ๐š—๐˜พฮณ ๐’Š๐š—๐šƒ๐™ดRnโฉœ๐šƒฤฐโฌฏโฒšaโ„’ เดŸ๐˜บแƒฮฒโŽ”โ„“S."

blog post: lahosken.san-francisco.ca.us/n

little program: lahosken.san-francisco.ca.us/c

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