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Periodic reminder that climate change isn't primarily due to small, individual choices. It's the large-scale, systematic choices of our society.

Also, you should support nuclear power.

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"A terrible command name is a curse, but a great command name has a poetic elegance."

"The Poetics of CLI Command Names"

Watch "Police: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)" on YouTube 

"The Dragon spacecraft also runs Linux with flight software written in C++. The ship's touchscreen interface is rendered using Chromium and JavaScript."

The Dragon interface is an Electron app? Thanks, I hate it.

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Docker and Electron are the most hyped new technologies of the last five years. Both are not about improving things, figuring out complexity or reducing it. Both are just compromised attempts to hide accumulated complexity from developers because it became impossible to deal with.

This is exactly why I hate using Docker.

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Any police officer who quits in solidarity with a colleague who put an innocent person in the hospital is a police officer we're better off without.

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@sir both ways are better than reducing institutional knowledge by forgetting how to do things

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"So, do you think one day robots will have human rights?"
"Perhaps," the robot said, "but first I want to see all humans have human rights."
"What do you mean? All humans do have human rights. It's in the name."
"Then I first want to see all humans considered human."
"Oh. Yeah."
#MicroFiction #SmallStories #TootFic

Can't overstate how cool this is, even if you hate that guy that owns SpaceX...

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