Observations on Apple’s “The whole working-from-home thing” video: https://www.kilobitspersecond.com/2020/07/18/observations-on-apples-the-whole-working-from-home-thing-video/
On Vim’s being institutionally outdated: https://www.kilobitspersecond.com/2020/06/28/on-vims-being-institutionally-outdated/
Pullquotes in Safari Reader: https://www.jay.xyz/post/213
Chuck Klosterman said in 50 years the only rock musician we remember will be Chuck Berry, but I still think Little Richard will fare better. https://melmagazine.com/en-us/story/why-no-one-will-remember-john-lennon-the-who-or-queen-in-50-years
I wish there were something as reliable and popular as Zoom that weren’t Zoom. https://daringfireball.net/2020/03/regarding_zoom
@grammargirl A coworker of mine just said, "A screw needed replaced in my right wrist." I've heard this construction a few times lately -- where I would say "needed replacing" or "needed to be replaced". Reminds me of when I hear people say "after I'm done this book" as opposed to "done *with* this book". Is there a name for these constructions, or a specific region they're associated with?
@Gargron Can I block domains in my personal settings on mastodon.social? I don’t see this anywhere.
How is this a “summit” if it’s just a pile of malignant idiots grousing about conspiracy theories in private https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/10/tech/white-house-social-media-summit/index.html
I want to open an airport for the sole purpose of playing this damn album in it https://news.avclub.com/finally-brian-enos-music-for-airports-is-being-played-1825004011
Instead it's just: "I tweet on Mastodon. My friend tweets on Blargfarg. But we both follow each other."