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my name is dril
all day they aske
for leave to do
a sordid task
i must agree
it is a dragg
they will not lett
me fuk the flag

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Parasite (2019): good, lent itself surprisingly well to being watched in instalments across three evenings, definitely features abrupt tonal shifts.

Here we go, after 1.5 years and a pile of c++ code later I'm pleased to announced my basilisk story is FINISHED!

"Basilisk collection - From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia"

@leonardr This Four Kinds Of Cargo fan finished Situation Normal last night. It's GREAT. A triumph!

When a speaker of a particular language is confronted with something they don't understand they will use another language as a stand in for the part they don't understand, such as an English speaker saying "it's all Greek to me". This process creates a directed acyclic graph of unintelligibility.

Making light of family deaths 

I roughly remember a webcomic I saw 10+ years ago. It went roughly as follows:

A: I remember my father's last words to me
A: "blublublublub"
B: …
A: He drowned.
--- flashback ---
Father: Now son, always remember:
Father: blublublublub
[ Father jumps into sea ]

But I can't for the life of me find it. Does it ring any bells?

Starting my first work day of 2021 as I mean to go on: with a cheese sandwich at 10:15am.

I've been thinking a lot over the past year about the problems that the #ethicallicense movement is seeking to address. Here's a simple proposal for another possible legal mechanism, creating ethical employment contract provisions! #contractpatch

Just learned that the German term for protein (in general) is „Eiweiß“. So if you want to refer specifically to the protein of an egg, is it „Eieiweiß“?

Nice post from Georges about PipeWire. I got a live demo of him using Carla to route audio from a browser tab into a different browser tab the other day. Pretty cool!

Does anyone know a freelance documentation writer, ideally familiar with GNOME and the GNOME documentation tooling, who may be available for a short project refreshing the end-user documentation for Endless OS, contributing to the GNOME documentation in the process? Give me a shout if so!

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