"Ethiopia plants 350m trees in a day to help tackle climate crisis" 🌳
Professional soccer player Carson Pickett, meets a new fan, Joseph Tidd, who's less than 2 years old, in an unstaged photo snapped by his mom. #a11y
Cat protip: snooze in a sunbeam #mastocats
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A friend recently reminded me to use my privilege to back up somebody who needed it. I’m glad she did. (Though I also wish I’d thought of it myself.)
This is me paying it forward, at least a little. Please notice your power and stick up for people with less.
Sometimes it's hard to notice our own power so we have to teach ourselves to see it. Fellow cishet straight white dudes, I'm looking at you especially.
Flywaydb is an open-core Java-based DB migration toolkit. It was just acquired for $10m. 💰https://flywaydb.org
I've been rewatching a few Star Trek: TNG episodes and have been pleasantly surprised how well they've held up. Episodes have a diverse cast, plots make tough philosophical and moral questions (e.g. "What does a society owe to its veterans who've been damaged by war?") and little violence. As a bonus, the sets are hilariously low-tech and cheap looking, being pre-CGI.
Did you know 150 years ago, the California govt endorsed the genocide of Native people and killed 10,000s? Never appeared in my school’s history book.
I solved it AND wrote a blog post, so take THAT, jive suckas! 😎
Proxying Golang Web Applications
Struggling to find any info about how to build a Go http app that can be transparently proxied by nginx.
SCRIPT_NAME is typically how you handle this in Rack/Django so the webapp knows to prepend a root prefix to all URLs in pages but I have no idea how to handle this in Go and can't find any examples.
At this point, I'm afraid Musk's hype of FSD (which will never work) will lead to class action lawsuits and the death of TSLA.
Open source developer
Pretty proud that my @sidekiq gadget powers Mastodon.
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