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By yankeehack (Sat May 16, 2020 at 05:40:31 PM EST) (all tags)
You can all feel old now as your bones turn into dust.

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By Gedvondur (Fri May 15, 2020 at 06:27:04 PM EST) Working, Lasers, Dickheads, Petty Revenge (all tags)
A discussion of presidential assassination attempts and a laser pointer bring to mind an ill-advised prank I pulled on my boss in the 90s.

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By gzt (Wed May 13, 2020 at 12:34:51 AM EST) gzt, emacs, org mode, org-roam (all tags)
have a presentation thursday, just a slight update to an old presentation on a project I hate and think is bad work. To be precise, I did good work, but it's a bad idea and the results are bad and you should feel bad. And it's to an interdisciplinary group.

This is not impostor syndrome, I have work that I think is good on ideas that I think are good. I'd rather talk about those. But that's not what I'm talking about.

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Print Story Goddamn it
By yankeehack (Mon May 04, 2020 at 10:45:54 PM EST) (all tags)
Last night my throat felt ticklish and today after a call I started coughing uncontrollably and I'm a little sore.

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Print Story Things I miss
By technician (Thu Apr 30, 2020 at 06:20:38 PM EST) (all tags)
in no order.

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Print Story Love In The Time Of Cholera
By atreides (Sat Apr 25, 2020 at 02:59:38 AM EST) (all tags)
Nobody is prepared for a global pandemic.

The most important bit is at the very end, but there's some important stuff on the way there, too.

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Print Story Apple plans to use its own ARM chips in Macs in 2021
By Orion Blastar (Thu Apr 23, 2020 at 11:49:09 PM EST) (all tags)
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Replace the Intel chip with an ARM chip. From 68K, to PowerPC to Intel to ARM.

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Print Story I'll tell you what I told him.
By technician (Tue Apr 21, 2020 at 10:30:50 PM EST) (all tags)
That sometimes what you deserve is actually what you want, but normally that's not the case.

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Print Story MFC - Isolation
By Herring (Mon Apr 20, 2020 at 04:20:56 PM EST) (all tags)
Yeah, so I only have one entry and it's not even mine as I haven't got my shit together. So let's add another three weeks to May 10th.

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Print Story Right then so where were we?
By technician (Mon Apr 20, 2020 at 01:01:23 AM EST) (all tags)
Nearly fifty, world is ending. Always figured I'd be much older or much younger when this happened.

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