I just spent an hour and a half trying to get to output AQAB instead of NjU1Mzc. Or the occasional AgMBAAE.

It's honestly a wonder encodings and encryption *ever* work.

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"Hilariously," in the course of figuring all that out I learned enough to realize the library already offered the function to encode the key and I deleted all my own code I wrote to do it. But hey, I'm mostly doing this to learn anyway, so... it's working?

In related news: it can produce probably-valid Salmon posts. Whee!

Today's mystery: JSON::PP has decided that newlines are not allowed in json files. Huh.

@gamehawk Hey karen, as always, we learn more from our mistakes than doing it right the first time! :)

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