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How many lives we live
Poised between all heaven and earth
How many times we die
Trying for rebirth with a different mask
No matter where we go
Souls adrift never say goodbye

Long week in Boston, time to head back to PDX, tomorrow. Looking forward to a three day weekend.

Tonight's jam. Good wine, Friday, hanging in Boston for the weekend and listening to this.

m.youtube.com/watch?v=9xf9D78i

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Google uses Gmail to track a history of things you buy, even outside of Google’s services cnbc.com/2019/05/17/google-gma

“Google says it doesn’t use this information to sell you ads.”

If you believe that, I have a bridge to sell you.

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🎉🎟 XOXO returns to Revolution Hall with four days of incredible speakers, performances, and projects. Surveys close on May 23! 2019.xoxofest.com

When I moved from Boston to Seattle, Linux was in its infancy, NetBSD was a thing, and NeXTStep was young. VAX/VMS was king of data center, and Windows NT had not shipped yet.

My, how far we came in 28 years.

Sitting here, catching up on email, drinking coffee, and trying to psych up for travel this week.

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A friend sent me this story about a woman being targeted by Mother's Day ads eight years after her mother died. I continue to be flabbergasted how an ad industry that can guess that you're pregnant based off your search history doesn't have the sense to assume not everyone feels the same about every shopping holiday. vox.com/the-goods/2019/5/9/185

The thing about Mast app, is that the time line jumps all over hell as older roots are pulled in. It is almost as if the table view is not saving the scroll position, being locked (beginUpdates) before the datasource is updated, then unlocked (endUpdates), and keeping the scroll position

@chartier , have you seen this?

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Although it seems like madness, we cannot fear the fall.
When human intervention is metaphorical,
The light in the salvation is dying all the same.
The simplest solution is to end the game.
And you can't hope to be there.

How bright is the sun? The blindness is in leaving.
We've to come to far from home to fall.
How bright is the sun? A dying star in the evening.
You cannot hope to catch them all...

Was nice to have a face to face with @woolie at the Bollywood Theater. Drinks and stories ensued. The weather was perfect for sitting outside.

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@fribbledom on Plan9 this wouldn't be a bash thing but a real filesystem :P

To the haunting sound of the monstrance clock

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If I was going to write a dystopian future story, I legitimately think "Evilcorp" would be the most realistic name for a company that the villain would be the CEO of

Techbros love to make playfully ironic names for their startups that literally tell you in the name itself that it's a thing to be avoided

E.g. Palantir, Soylent, Death Wish Coffee

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#introductions hello i’m new here on mastodon, i am here to sell my egg! i hope self promotion is ok i am a small scale egg producer and i have a beautiful egg to sell, please let me know if you are interested, in my egg

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