I would sooner travel Oregon Trail-style across the continent for a year and drop a box of gold doubloons on someone's doorstep than pay for something with FacebookBucks.

Are there any books as good as Practical Vim is for ?

@shoeberto Hmm I never thought of RSSing twitter feeds. I largely consume on Twitter rather than produce, but there are a lot of artists I follow.

@rubah All the artists I follow, game devs, local friends. They outnumber the people I know on Mastodon by orders of magnitude.

What do you do when you want to use Mastodon and there are so many people who only use Twitter? Mirror posts to both, I guess? We are slaves to the social media choices of others.

@shoeberto I didn't even know it was a thing, but someone I know has it, so I started reading up this month.

Going to talk to my doctor about ADHD this week. Only about... 30 years late? Don't try to beat me at procrastination, you have no chance.

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"Give a man a program, frustrate him for a day.

Teach a man to program, frustrate him for a lifetime.”

-- Muhammad Waseem

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Can anyone here send me a lobste.rs invite? mailto: brian@carper.ca

@technomancy @dankwraith People call it nooch. The name-to-taste ratio is definitely off the charts.

I've been waiting months for this pendant to arrive. Anyone recognize it?

I broke 100k ad blocks on one page! Next stop, one million.

xkcd.com/2135/ I tried to comprehend the size of this and my brain liquified.

@shoeberto @pikestaff My top complaint is battery life. Mine is less than 2 hours. If they fix that it'd be an ideal console.

I was reminded recently that practice requires purposeful concentration and effort. Undirected, random, distracted practice doesn't work. I feel like I've started making much better progress with guitar once I adjusted my mindstate and started focusing better.

Happy International Women's Day, ladies. Fight on ♀

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