wow. google messed up google+ privacy so much they are very seriously considering shutting it down to the public (as a precaution??) https://www.wsj.com/articles/google-exposed-user-data-feared-repercussions-of-disclosing-to-public-1539017194
i'm just a pierogi... yes i'm only a pierogi; sitting here on capital hillrogi #HappyHoliday
a paper hoax does not show the field is bad. you've only shown 1. the venue is not too rigorous and 2. if you try hard enough, you can get any paper through. that stuff specifically sucks but it doesn't magically say anything in general. reproducibility, not correctness, is still the goal of science publishing.
I suppose I like this way of framing the "getting obv bad scientific papers published" event because it says, in a way, certain people need to demonstrate a lack of credibility because they themselves lack that scientific credibility in the first place. https://nplusonemag.com/online-only/online-only/orthodoxxed/
This essay critiques the #sokalsquared situation quite well, in my view
ok this is out now! enjoy over an hour of fresh demoscene music on Nintendo DS
selfie / eye-contact / my general pretty-enby bullshit
since I haven't shaved, it is sweater weather, and I'm out of my good conditioner... say hello to lead-singer-in-a-90s-grunge-band wilkie.
also my camera decided to reset to default on me and take low-res stuff >:| guess I gotta take 200 selfies tomorrow, now, too
code == art; it should be available to all. let's love whomever we wish; digital archival; social federation; boost selfies = ok; http://broken.software
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