When a paper deadline is the same day as the start of a beer festival :)
Enjoyed hearing BBC Radio 4 trying to comprehend death metal just now...
Worse than hayfever itself is the annual barrage of pseudo-scientific "natural remedies" that a google search will unearth.
I'll be taking part in a panel session at @ICOOOLPS 2017 :P -- See you there? http://2017.ecoop.org/event/icooolps-2017-papers-do-new-computing-environments-lead-to-new-language-constructs-
Creating global mutable state in Rust (don't unless you have good reason btw) with and without `lazy_static`: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/27791532/how-do-i-create-a-global-mutable-singleton#27826181
Time to get out and vote!
Apparently hipsters are putting dry ice in their beer now. Pfft, I've been putting water in beer for years. That's ice before it was cool.
Rustc is getting a Prolog-like query interface for it's type system: http://smallcultfollowing.com/babysteps/blog/2017/05/25/query-structure-in-chalk/ #rust
Finished 'Consider Phleabas' by Iain M Banks at the weekend. Now on to 'The Water Knife' by Paolo Bacigalupi. (Loved 'The Windup Girl').
Today's dystopian soundtrack: Ben Frost - By the Throat: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/By_the_Throat_(Ben_Frost_album)