Perks of leaving in a forest: you get to decorate your house with real fir and holly. The downside? Holly is damn prickly!
I know I'm preaching to the choir here, but it's nonetheless amazing.
Rwanda (!) provides universal eye care for its people. U.S. doesn't.
This analysis of USSR participation in WWII is surprisingly accurate. No sides taken, but all the important facts succinctly described.
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Oh yes, the story itself is sure entertaining with more of the same fun as there was in "Martian".
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Can't shake off the feeling that some characters were written as women simply for the story to pass the Bechdel test. I have no problem with women leading the story (I eagerly swallowed all of N.K. Jemisin) but here Jazz Bashara looks just too much like a typical testosteron-driven guy. Brash, risky and with various sexual references every handful of pages. It's almost like she was written as a man but then converted mechanically as an afterthought.
Current status: reviving my toy json parser to use #rust 2018 goodies. I wonder if non-lexical lifetime might finally let me implement a "streaming iterator".
@jalcine apropos of nothing, your new avatar is way cooler than the previous one!
@isagalaev Yeah, I also have issues with the sensory overload in current IDE environments. All the “help” is distracting as all hell.
I really wish people stop hiding politics behind CW… As well as all other topics based on the idea that it's potentially offensive.
Unless being offensive is your actual goal, you aren't responsible for other people's reaction. If anything, I find the policy of self-censorship to avoid controversy to be offensive in itself. But you shouldn't care. If I find your writing causes me grief I'll just unsubscribe.
Plus an extra click just makes reading through the stream a jarring experience.
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