Guess I ought to do one of these. I'm Maggie, a maker, gamer, electronics butcher, 3D-printing zombie, mad scientist, sci-fi nerd. By day I work in HPC/Research Computing at a crimson-hued university in the #02138
• single and happy that way
• fucking opinionated
• fucking curse a lot
And then there's the inevitable in fighting where some of them are now being accused of being government shills by other flat-earthers, getting a taste of their own medicine. The scientists and researchers arguing the other side are very matter of fact and not overdone. So... Kind of recommending kind of not.
Had to stop halfway through Behind the Curve last night. These flat Earth guys are just making me crazy. But the doc is very good actually. It allows them rope to hang themselves. They literally bought a ring laser gyroscope with the belief that it wouldn't show 15° drift from the Earth's rotation... which, of course, it did. So now they're trying to disprove the gyroscope...
I just backed Next Gen Dreamcast Controller on @Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1247448559/next-gen-dreamcast-controller?ref_tag=thanks_tweet
Coming up next, the weather at Elysium Planitia. https://mars.nasa.gov/insight/weather/
In case you're wondering how many days are left: http://bostonfrights.com/
I still haven't decided if 'family values' is code for fraud, racism, sexism, graft, misogyny, thievery, or just an umbrella term for all of the above. It's certainly not about families. https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2019/02/224395/maria-butina-russian-spy-friend-story
Etsy's huge guckup aside, it should be law that instruments (credit card, checking, etc) should be able to be credited no slower than they can be debited. It's bullshit that debits are instantaneous, but credits 'will take a few days'. That's just banks bleeding interest off of you. https://boingboing.net/2019/02/17/etsy-sellers-say-their-bank-ac.html
"Study blames YouTube for rise in number of Flat Earthers" https://www.theguardian.com/science/2019/feb/17/study-blames-youtube-for-rise-in-number-of-flat-earthers
If John Jay and Samuel Clemens made a baby, it would be called AR Moxon (@JuliusGoat )
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New drinking game. Drink every time Frank says "I get it." #ThePunisher
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