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Me: One day your boss will discover you are an imposter and should not hold your current position.

Also Me: But today is not that day!

World building idea. Like in fantasy how only certain people can do magic, except there is only science, but only certain people can do real things. Example: Only a portion of the population is capable of plumbing. Plumbers are identified early and sent to special schools where they can learn the way of the plumber. If recognized too late they will never become good plumbers.

"Being clever is not enough. The world is packed with clever people who haven't gone anywhere. And it's jam packed with idiots who are rich beyond your wildest imagination." – Adam Savage

How The Great 78 Project is saving half a million songs from obscurity

Documenting the 20th century in music. When Sir Tim Berners-Lee first put digital pen to pad on his world-altering creation – the World Wide Web – he did so with the aim, as stated on the world’s very first website, of kick-starting an initiative that would “give universal access to a large universe of documents.” …

"Today, despite our progress, not all LGBTQ+ people can be public about their identities. Many people still face extreme consequences for being who they are, and risk being abandoned by family and friends, harassed, fired, deported, jailed, or killed for being out—or outed. The internet is not safe from these consequences. In fact, the proliferation of dating sites and social media has been used to track down and entrap LGBTQ+ people."

Very interesting. I've been on the zsh train for a long time now.

Apple replaces bash with zsh as the default shell in macOS Catalina

Big news for developers at WWDC

Don't get me wrong – I love the Mastodon community. Hanging out with "tech vegans" (as I call them: has been a really interesting experience. It's motivated me to switch up my habits, and to start using LineageOS and Ubuntu.

But it's not really my tribe. My tribe is web developers with Mac laptops building Node.js sites. That tribe is still all on Twitter, and I miss them.

This week, we have a very uncommon onion roots shirt available to you for a $41 donation. This is a favorite color among Tor contributors.

Just write in '41' into the other box on the donate page, and it's yours.

I feel like we all woke up a few months ago in a Black Mirror episode where every online recipe site decided to prepend their recipe with a biography or essay, and it's quite an awful hell to live in.

Distorted Videos of Nancy Pelosi Spread on Facebook and Twitter, Helped by Trump

The widely shared videos raised broader concerns about digital manipulation and disinformation heading into the 2020 campaign.

Star Trek: Picard - Teaser

The end is only the beginning. Brace yourself for the new CBS All Access Original Series Star Trek: Picard, coming soon. © 2019 CBS Interactive. All rights r...

> They called me a weiner, I called them a nerd
> Called her a whore, and she called me a turd
> Called her long distance, she said I'm absurd
> Not a discouraging word on the range could be heard

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