(chuckles) i think you'll find quantum effects, bar a few exotic circumstances, stop applying above the atomic scale. and while it is indeed possible to for elementary particles to occupy multiple points in space-time simultaneously, it is completely impossible for mcdonalds to have 'multiple locations'

so around a century ago, there was a comic strip called The Outbursts of Everett True, where the titular character saw people being rude jackasses and decided to deal with this harshly and folks a lot of these still hold up perfectly in modern times

but i am delighted to announce

somebody's found the comics about mask-wearing

and They're Good, Folks

(uncaptioned, feel free to help out with descriptions here, i'd appreciate it)

Ever read something so stupid that you have to take a breath and say "no. Not tonight. I wont give my energy to that take."

Today's lecture: How do CPUs run the code you give them? Most of the complexity here is now from extensive optimization work (a topic for another day), but today I'll focus on giving an intuition for why it works/is useful.

In doing so I'll cover:
* Turing Completeness
* Transistors
* CPUs
* Parsing
* Compilation

If you want to get really into this topic, may I recommend watching Ben Eater build an 8bit CPU on breadboards? invidio.us/playlist?list=PLowK

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while everyone was distracted by the false flag 'notre dame fire', the deep state, working thru my ex wife, executed their true objective by burning down the doghouse where i kept all my porno. and the corrupt main stream media, as usual, said nothing

Episode 36 — A Left Defense of PewDiePie and JonTron: Why Idpol Leftists Are Driving Gamers Away From Socialism

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Very early alpha / dev release of federation!

dev.lemmy.ml/post/31977

Major thanks to @asonix for tons of help with activitystreams and async.

The Venezuelan Air Force recommends to do dance therapy as a way of enjoying yourself during the quarantine.

mastodon.social/@AVIACIONMILIT

every time i visit facebook or twitter, i'm immediately reminded that we have many advantages over them in terms of usability. while we might not have the best interfaces and greatest ease of use yet, at least we don't need to add constant nagging to sign up or registration walls like twitter has for media timelines.

hey remember when I said that the financial press is the left's most underrated propaganda organ

you know what they say: when life gives you lemons, you are a fool for believing that life - a metaphysical concept - could literally present to you a lemon. metaphor is a tool used by the weak and flaccid. consider this alternative: "when bad things happen to you, try to make the best of the situation".

/s

Game Idea: Animal FOSSing

It's Animal Crossing but Isabelle follows you round trying to convince you that this year is definitely the year of the Linux desktop.

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