Topic Lords #154: QWERTY In The Streets, Colemak In The Sheets, ft. Stevie and Tyriq. We discuss striped humans, teaching yourself to type in new horrible ways, where did I get these floppy disk poems, and how to give a tech talk.
Today in Twinbeard Plays Mario, Wario dresses up as Mario and explores Luigi's Prison of Relentless Cackling.
According to the contract with Warner Bros., any of the active members of the Wu-Tang Clan, along with Bill Murray, may legally plan and attempt to execute one (1) heist or caper to steal the "Final Space" master tapes before they go in the bonfire.
Topic Lords #153: I Can't Wait For My Cockroach Lipids, ft. James and Avery. We discuss: stone paper, The Flashing Blade, The Number Ones, "King of the River" by Stanley Kunitz, and how complete a food cockroach milk is.
"GPT-3 offers a paid API. That API is already being used by people to build custom software that uses GPT-3 under the hood.
Somewhat surprisingly, the way you use that API is to assemble prompts by concatenating strings together!"
Strong Bad plays "Vampire's Castle." This is a pretty impressive attempt at taking your extremely specific nostalgia for a dismal game and making it palatable to a larger audience.
They way this works is this is worthy of study I think. Partly it's the comedy and the added art. The pacing is also important -- it's sort of a let's-play, and it has improvised moments, but it's clearly either partly planned/scripted or heavily edited.
I've been playing Super Mario 64 DS, one star per day, for a few months now. Super Mario 64 DS takes a number of interesting liberties with the original game's design, for example some all-new levels and stars, e.g. today's: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zmedh6PEqow&list=PL3SbI8kec0Ntxnf9mof2tU-QZLQ0Mq6zd&index=118
Topic Lords #152: National Butterscotch Pudding Day's Eve, ft. Alex and Shannon. We discuss rebranding a country, the single-celled dog, Joe Hart not clearing out the vampire dens, National Butterscotch Pudding Day, &c.
You wouldn't understand, mom! Only 90s kids are gonna remember this, mom!
Sandwich Imagineer at Twinbeard. Made Frog Fractions. May or may not have already made Frog Fractions 2. He/him.
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