I need to cleanse my eyeballs so they are fresh. What do you think?

wants to invest in "The Fund provides investment-style funding for early-stage, technology solutions that address the most pressing challenges faced by children and young people", further "UNICEF requires that all code, content or hardware developed and tested be open source and be publicly available."... Great initiative! ungm.org/Public/Notice/82482

I have a large-ish quantity of Japanese import manga, (shoujo, mostly フルーツバスケット) circa 2001...

Any ideas on how to find it a good home?

Replying to an email asking a question that was answered in the previous email i sent quoted in the email asking the question. It wasn't buried. It was a 2 sentence email that had the answer in it.

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Today I'm listening to The Fragile. It doesn't matter how many times I listen to it, it's still good.

Having a conversation with someone knowledgeable in a topic but on the train tracks of that particular community's bent, not open to another perspective, and being snarky as hell about it.


Reminding myself not to do this to other people even though it's so easy!

figured it out :) dumb thing. stackoverflow.com/questions/28 … basically i just needed to use relative urls to the pages i was scraping! thanks to @ealexhudson (on birdsite) for his help :)

so i did this awful JS to screen scrape another page of a managed, locked-down site. it works fine in Firefox and Chrome on my workstation, but in Chrome on my phone it's not working. Any ideas?

oh dear got my first spam as Gaeilge at my WORK email. sent from China. a bit creeped out. 🤔🤔🤔

I guess if you enforce difficult-to-comply-with-and-heavy-handed password policies and even block LastPass from autofilling or even click-to-filling these password monstrosities, you're playing a cruel joke on the world when you don't use https on the log in form?

Random story:

I first discovered when I was a college intern at Red Hat. John Palmieri needed a logo for dbus, and I lamented there wasn't an open source vector program to create one, and he introduced me to sodipodi.

@mairin @kensanata @cwebber

There is a laptop compromise
When sitting on your thighs
You might need to kill
A process that's still
And could turn potatoes to fries.

tfw ebay sends you an email urging political action on tax law....


TFW you have to crop / blur photos when laptops are in the shot because photos are so high res now you can read people's screens

(And to elaborate more - the idea is not just to engage with the Irish-speaking community but help by being another number on a service I know is evaluated to determine a minority language's importance which can do a number of good things for the language if the numbers are up.)

I'm thinking about using Twitter for real again, but primarily to interact with the Twitter 'Gaeltacht'. Am I a horrible person? o_O

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