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by popular demand, now with logarithmic y axis scale to fit more data points

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Okay I'm gonna start rewatching all of BoJack Horseman now
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You know the thing in Futurama where the bureaucrats fly desks around to access enormous walls of filing cabinets?

That’s a real thing!!! (!!!!!)

Behold The Central Social Institution of Prague. It’s apparently still in operation. vintag.es/2020/01/central-soci

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Here's the video from our November 2019 meeting -- A dive into Taskwarrior ecosystem with Tomas Babej

youtu.be/tijnc65soEI

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I believe this was the Beckman Industrial Circuitmate 9020. An absolutely beautiful instrument, really.

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:brain1: posting on mastodon
:brain2: sending DMs on mastodon
:brain3: using DMs without recipients to save drafts
:brain4: using DMs without recipients to keep notes
:brain6: using DMs without recipients to copy & paste across computers

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I wrote a blog post on using meetup.com for a year to attract new members to a LUG: how that worked out for us while mentioning brief list of known usable alternatives.

I also recorded myself presenting this. It is all on my blog

flamy.ca/blog/2020-01-13-commu

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Ok here's how my mock screenshots from yesterday were made. Also reposting the second pic since I forgot the taskbar icons in that one.

Sometime this week I'll probably post any edited/original artwork to download or something.

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Today's lucky numbers: 1 - 25 - 40 - 39 - 38 - 54 - 59 - 37 - 36 - 53 - 64 - 35 - 34 - 32 - 24 - 30 - 29 - 28 - 27 - 22 - 21 - 20 - 17 - 16 - 15 - 5 - 11 - 10 - 9 - 8 - 6 - 1

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Pro-tip for Firefox users: open a new tab, now prefix whatever you type in the address bar with "%" to search your open tabs and switch to one.

Turns out in it is possible to subtract timedelta(days=1) from daytime.date and not just daytime.daytime.

The following code will print out all dates from this week

from datetime import date, timedelta
today = date.today()
monday = today - timedelta(today.weekday())

for k in range(0,7):
print(monday + timedelta(days=k))

The same code as a gist -- gist.github.com/avolkov/9b6a8c

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structured procrastination, thesis 

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Why do every book on personal finance sounds like a inspirational get rich quick scheme?

I'm looking for a book that goes from explaining investment strategies to the nitty-gritty of how healthy EBITDA and Price/Sales, Price/Book ratio means.

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Backblazed | daniel.haxx.se

#opensource needs more stories like this! Great πŸ‘Œ

https://daniel.haxx.se/blog/2020/01/14/backblazed/

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