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Scripting languages are great for making programming accessible to people just trying to automate basic tasks on their computers, playing with data. Programming should be useful to people who don't know big O notation and algorithms.

laying in bed, simmering, looking at ceiling without glasses while listening to piano. Left: image of the ceiling, right: simulation of my vision.

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TIL: there are a few butterflies with partly transparent wings, and they're beautiful. This is Greta morgane, which lives in southern Texas, Middle-America and the Carribean:

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It's night but my apt is still cooler than outdoors. Also it's only 32°C but it feels to me like it's the hottest summer day. Also mosquitos are conspicuously absent.

Anyway, have a look at the view from here.

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So I cast off my 2018 temperature blanket on Jan 1st and I am so pleased with how it turned out. I knit one garter stitch row every day for 365 days based on the daily high temp for my city. It was a very rewarding project.

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Is there anyone in the Fediverse that has experience making font characters? Please boost.
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In your native language does a single negative make sense?

For example in English "I go nowhere" makes sense. In Greek, its word for word translation "Πάω πουθενά" is meaningles (albeit somewhat poetic)

In your native language does a double negative mean...

(See also followup question)

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I should get payed for this, shit is complicated -.-

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Randomly searching the internet for making perfume. Has anyone ever done this before? Is glycerine necessary? I'm favoring the recipes without.

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I'd like to introduce you to the jorb (jean orb)

I never posted this, but my partner gave me spoons for birthday 😃


This one was built just before the closed balconies were reduced to max 40cm and has a special place in history. It was here that the treaty of Greece's surrender to the forces of the axis was signed on the 27th of April 1941.

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>i enter a former 7-eleven with an "Amazon Basics" tarp over the sign
>just gonna buy a bag of chips and a USB 4.43+ Gen E cord and charger, in and out
>i hand my $14.49 to the cashier
>"oh, sorry sir, we don't take that"
>"that's fine i have my cr-"
>"didn't you get your Libra Clip like everyone else?"
>"n-no, look can i just-"
>a facebook drone with a luminescent smiley face bursts from under the cash register
>it attaches to my head and attempts to puncture my ear
>i bash my head against the counter and manage to decouple it
>make a fucking run for it
>a Boston Dynamics drone painted Amazon orange blindsides me from outside the exit, restrains me as the drone flies out the door and approaches me again
>i scream as a Libra Clip is bolted into my right ear
>"welcome to the global currency"
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