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"I was a racist and I was educated to be better" Whit folx ARE racist White folx will ALWAYS be racist What whit…
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@misprintedtype Happy birthday!!! Hope you have the best day because you deserve it 🥳Me: how's your new job going A fellow woman in tech: I hate it but they don't harass me so I'm gonna stick around…
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Apparently people still need reminding of this
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @ScribblingOn 🎉💓🎉💓🎉 @_darrenmartyn Soup sausage?!The most cursed thing I’ve seen since moving to Germany“Ever wondered what you would have done during the rise of fascism? ⠀ You’re doing it right now.” ⠀ ⠀ @popmobpdx re…
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @_lrlna I’ve never tracked it closely, but I’d guess that I spend around 50-75 hours researching, writing and prepa… incompetence is so dangerous.
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @Cherrylicious_B Sure 😂 but where online is what I meanHumans in Berlin/Germany: Any suggestions on where to buy masks that are effective, fit well but also not ugly? 😷A system that allowed Breonna Taylor to be murdered in the first place is never going to punish itself. We have to…
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @LittleKope PLS this sounds generally amazing plus selfishly I’m trying to learn to do a wing🙋🏼‍♀️ 👋🏻 🏳️‍🌈
Protesting police murder will get a steeper charge than police murder.
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @AoibheWilson Oooof feel ya, it’s such a struggle. I never realize how much I touch my eyes until I wear eyeliner t… can be 2057 and I'll still insist we arrest the cops who killed Breonna Taylor 🤷🏾‍♀️
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @eggheadio Treating tests like an all or nothing entity - if you don’t have everything covered, then it’s not worth… a contract today for a job that starts in December and honestly I’m so relieved. Thanks to everyone who rea… collection of halloween pokemon art 👻🖤
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyThe producers of The Social Dilemma brought some serious and valid concerns about the impact of social media platfo…
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@engineering_bae 🐻 For Berlin, Germany 🇩🇪 Between €40-50K is what I’ve noticed/experienced for folks coming out o…✨ Getting my tech check done for my Intro to Vue Frontend Masters workshop tomorrow! It's livestreamed unedited for…
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyThe mask goes over your damn nose, people. C'mon, it's not that hard.
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskySaw this for the first time irl today! It was as wonderful as described 💖 @kelvinmai THANK YOU @sm0k1nggnu Yup that’s exactly what they said 😂 but this was in a mall in the Hamburg city center!The Germans I’m with weren’t impressed but I’ve never seen a toilet seat spin like this so I’m over here like 😲 @misprintedtype Congrats!!!! 🥰🥰🥰🥰i fundamentally do not understand people who think that they'll get a problem solved by threatening open-source mai…
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Have you stretched recently? Do it now. It will help.
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyAlways appreciate everyone else’s cat content so here’s my little contribution ~ Her name is Lucky and she’s watch… wrote a blog post for the @GraphQL Foundation explaining the what/why behind my Google #SeasonOfDocs project ✍🏻…
It’s already tonight?? What’s next? Tomorrow??? Fuck this.
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyThere are still a few spots open for our online #selfdefense course starting tomorrow! Learn self defense on your l…
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyThe sad irony that one of my self-proclaimed hobbies is skincare but I have the worst maskne of anyone I know 🙊
Tip for 19-09-2020: Meet @monicalent, a self-employed software engineer
Retweeted by Carolyn Stranskyfuck 2020 fucking fuck
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyMy 2016 ballot was rejected because they said my signature didn't look close enough to the one I had at 18 years ol…
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bold of Joe Biden to assume my life was on track before this virus
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @ceeoreo_ Also same! @alefantecalisto 1000% same @ASpittel Ooooh I’m similar for me lately it’s been Fiction Tech or work-related Self improvement Focused on rac… @thabisegoe I’ve also been doing that lately esp since now I usually purchase books and then I’m like “I paid good… @EmmaBostian You finish books so fast though!! I’m a slow reader and I bounce between a bunch which means it takes… anyone else also read 3-4 different books at once and alternate between them depending on your attention span and mood? 📚🙆🏼‍♀️ @monicalent @bloggingfordevs @NikkitaFTW One day 🙆🏼‍♀️ @monicalent @bloggingfordevs @NikkitaFTW My favorite part was when Sara finally admitted she’s an author... oh wait....... 🙎🏼‍♀️ @monicalent @bloggingfordevs @NikkitaFTW Ugh I’m so proud of both of you, just reading through this like 😍😍😍😍😍Why do you think devs often struggle to charge 💸 for the stuff they create? This week in @bloggingfordevs I talked…
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @_munter_ Oops meant to do 😩 not 😂 @_munter_ I also hate these interviews but unfortunately they are a very common reality 😂 @_munter_ For sure, that's why I said "whiteboard-type". So far this round, I haven't done any pure whiteboard inte… anyone else dealing w/ whiteboard-type interviews, I found this article helpful. TLDR: 1️⃣ Restate the questio… @jennifermarie I usually try decaf coffee! Sometimes it tricks my brain into thinking it’s real coffee and then I wake up 😂
whats stopping you from coding like this?
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyMaybe too niche, but I'll try: Does anyone have a favorite Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page? Or preferences wh… bad is our air? It's worse than in Beijing or Shanghai — and, on Friday, spending a day outside in the Puget So…
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @NikkitaFTW Omg can't wait to see what you do with this onea life > green squares
Retweeted by Carolyn Stranskygoing all in here—pinned tweets are the new yard signs ❤️
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyDocumentation development starts this week for @GoogleOSS Season of Docs 🚀 Like a good technical writer, I'm tryin…
For our next GraphQL meetup on 10.6, we're going to do something a little different: Talks By Tech People About Non…
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @shutteritch @mkennedy @TalkPython Hey! Thanks for the ping and I'm glad you enjoyed it 😊 It's called Otter humorous and insightful article from @KaiserFrose for anyone else trying to negotiate equity packages with startu… @ScribblingOn @TartanLlama Noooooo that was also my guess 🙎🏼‍♀️ @SBinLondon @strictmode_ Since that article, I've had it taken out (the time ran out). Didn't really hurt, but gave… @SBinLondon @strictmode_ Sure! I wrote an article about the pros/cons way back when so maybe that's helpful… @strictmode_ If you’re considering the Nexplanon arm implant and have questions, I’m happy to talk about it 🙋🏼‍♀️ D… @KiraArghy Sending lots of love and healing energy to you because migraines are the fucking worst!!! ♥️In video meetings it's a hassle to unmute just to say one word especially if someone else is speaking. I created a…
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I know many of my friends and colleagues have thought about working abroad. There are many reasons to do so—but als…
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyThis Friday is my last day at Gatsby. I don't have any plans, meaning I might be available for some consulting. Lik…
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky**The Devil is BUSY**
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyYou don’t need a personal CRM you need therapy
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Something I miss from the before times is people "being in town" and also occasionally, myself, "being in town"
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyTalk submissions for the next #YouGotThisConf are still open! YGT is all about leading a happy, healthy work life,…
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyIt’s getting worse and worse everyday 😖 #PNWFires
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyI have some exciting news... I’m now a freelance writer for @ScopeBigHack! I feel very lucky to be part of the amaz…
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @maks232 @TalkPython Thank you!!! That was so fun @mkennedy is an excellent host. Also your CV looks great 😍 I lov…
I love this woman. #USOpen
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @maks232 Ahhhhhhhh I changed the url but forgot to update the share link 🤦🏼‍♀️ My bad, I’ll fix that in the morning…'s look at the building blocks that you should consider when documenting your own project. { author:…
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyI will forever be in awe (and also slightly afraid) of people who are able to wax themselves. Any body part. That shit hurts! @ThisIsMissEm It’s more the idea of having not done it in a while. It’s like getting a tattoo! It hurts but then yo… @ThisIsMissEm I’ve been shaving this whole time that’s why I’m terrified 😆Anyone else terrified for the first post-pandemic bikini wax?I'm relaunching the Hopeful COVID-19 Bot 🥰 News doesn't have to be directly related to COVID (although that's prefe…
"Liking garlic isn't a personality trait" not with that attitude
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky🎶it’s the most, wonderful time, of the year🎶 #hihaters
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @MechEngSanchez Omg! Thanks for the shout out, it looks great 🎉 I especially love the "Human Languages" section title 😍I made my digital resume following @carolstran's guide! I'd love some feedback:
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyIt's fairly often that I see a tweet that sums to something like "I find <prevalent concept> super hard" or "everyb…
Retweeted by Carolyn StranskyAny good online courses (ideally video) which teaches GraphQL? I think it's time I learn it...
Retweeted by Carolyn Stransky @_phzn Anything by @eveporcello (but especially her Egghead lessons) recommend this talk - especially if you're confused by or unsure about GraphQL 💓