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@medburnbook Technical affinity, demographic good luck.
7/3
2020
As with bitcoin, everything would have been fine if nobody had said anything: https://t.co/4xO9WWXSH3 @groby https://t.co/lpmEM1xVsB @markjeffrey @memeguider @AndrewYang If my 200.00 Monopoly dollars were UBI I wouldn’t have to push that heavy top hat around the board.
7/2
2020
@ditzkoff “SHOOT! THE GLASS!” https://t.co/G2GupvjtLv
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7/1
2020
@herf There's a pretty direct economic story here, it looks like. @BenLesh A fine blog post! When are you publishing it?When seat belts were first introduced in 1968, there were idiots who insisted they “infringed on their freedoms” an… https://t.co/sfNqW5oTip
Retweeted by Gavin Doughtie @isaacgarcia There does seem to be a Death Cult running national public health and the police. @isaacgarcia What do you mean?
6/28
2020
@isaacgarcia @empoprises That might be a fine way to keep further protests with the police peaceful, right? @isaacgarcia @empoprises We could go the other way. Possibly by mandating that every person in the US over the age… https://t.co/z5fmdpkS5U @isaacgarcia @empoprises No, silly. We need WAY FEWER GUNS so we don’t have school shootings.
6/26
2020
@isaacgarcia Just because some part of the crowd is clueless doesn’t mean most of them are. Either that or you have… https://t.co/wZMX5aAy1V
6/25
2020
But can you use AI trained on biased data to detect bias? @bradneuberg please get on that. https://t.co/8ZObC8br6g
6/23
2020
@slightlylate Yeahhh.... but you could tell the user that a page is installable and in the instructions snipe passive-aggressively at Apple.I think alerts/push notifications are a misfeature almost everywhere they're implemented (as a way to sucker people… https://t.co/cSGA08GVeD @slightlylate I suppose PWAs have to advertise themselves? Seems like this is one of those areas where Chrome for i… https://t.co/filim52fpf @isaacgarcia Always a terrible approach
6/22
2020
@isaacgarcia Didn’t say the Vandals were cool, more that the hierarchical nation-state of Rome was left fragile by… https://t.co/leIWW3Ff3Z @isaacgarcia Due to inept leadership and, you know, corrupt social norms like slavery. @such_politics @slightlylate Stencil takes a similar approach but in a web components forward way.
6/21
2020
@wdr1 @kjnouri Is there a good online parts configurator that gives you best available prices for components? @markjeffrey If the system is failing pretty deeply, why not let that Joker energy out? I firmly believe that we ha… https://t.co/Mv9Yqsb4Lq @isaacgarcia And the man who signed legislation freeing their slaves was a Republican.It’s an ad, probably targeted at me because I know @mwichary https://t.co/R79PoCSeEeHealth should not be political. This should have been a unifying - we're in this together - moment. 🤦‍♂️ https://t.co/fy6Tpp5RpC
Retweeted by Gavin DoughtieDear tech press: don't let Apple flacks hoodwink you with artful hooey about why they can't enable *either* reasona… https://t.co/HUhuGh16AF
Retweeted by Gavin Doughtie @markjeffrey What news do you consume? I heard this rationale in March? @isaacgarcia When I was born it was illegal for people with different skin colors to marry in some states. How’s that for history? @isaacgarcia That’s because the protesters wore their damn masks, were outside and generally kept space from one an… https://t.co/9NSSzeKx0x @isaacgarcia Indeed. We should defund the police instead of whining about how inconvenient it is to keep the people… https://t.co/jQqJqt91Yt @RickBeerendonk You’re a sick, sick man.
6/20
2020
A new reason it's called "Orange County". Sigh. https://t.co/nodBtGVSvQIn HTML what's the difference between these two tags? A: <div> B: <span> Wrong answers only.With all the lurid details of the Bolton Book coming out, it seems theat the BLM protests and Atlanta Police walk-o… https://t.co/TdzcKFBK6b
Retweeted by Gavin DoughtieAnother reason for a micro charging content web. For two cents you get succinct again. https://t.co/VyjBitJLhC @isaacgarcia The US isn’t really cash-poor; we just tolerate a much lower minimum @isaacgarcia Well, I’m thinking Canada and the Scandinavian countries. Of course you don’t wanna mess with the Vikings."In the second in our series on thermonuclear fusion..." https://t.co/HmDo0GBQG2 #techingredients @itsDanielSuarezhttps://t.co/zX1jaQWU7X
6/18
2020
@jensimmons Just the other day: webp support. @jaffathecake I’m all about 24p if you want it to look cinematic and not like TV news or reality TV. 60 for screenc… https://t.co/SRf82haklR @isaacgarcia So. If it’s not authoritarian (like capitalist states like China), and if people can still be rewarded… https://t.co/ChhafEC0hjBecause ⁦@isaacgarcia⁩ sees it differently https://t.co/VLVCpnsm6n
6/17
2020
The next billion cars may not need to be there: https://t.co/g7VW6b6bDJ @mpesce
6/16
2020
Seriously. I want a distributed DB for offline-first web apps that uses RTC and IDB and a minimal seed server. Who’… https://t.co/iqOBjiDjEE @Paul_Kinlan I bet @aboodman could sell you on Replicache @cp I use VScode and hate VIM as only Emacs users can. Microsoft. Bringing developers together.New wallpaper! https://t.co/C3gKGUQj8E @padraig2112 Hey, I’ve got an idea. How about diverting some funds from the police to mental health services so uns… https://t.co/QEoJCgRv0N @MaryRobinette It just means that they couldn’t get into Intertel. @markjeffrey That body is no axe-cidentThe wealthy private-school parents I know aren't even THINKING of sending their kids back to school or camp.
Retweeted by Gavin Doughtie @isaacgarcia I tell mine I love them unconditionally but they can always be better people. @groby So https://t.co/LCLqgx7xlT| 123e4567-e89b-12d3-a456-426614174000 ? @aarnelle Wow. It’s like a Karen parade. @slightlylate Of course, doing it all in a centralized data center aggregates power and thus the potential for abus… https://t.co/llsCy2SMyI @keynesianr You must have upset a lot of Nazis @fortelabs I’ve had a classic “failed dotcom” Aeron chair since my employer imploded in early 2002. It’s still basi… https://t.co/hGLBGZPhE9
6/13
2020
@isaacgarcia Mass protests for social equality are one of the most American things going on right now.
6/12
2020
@isaacgarcia Oh, I'm much more of the "boycott that business out of existence" frame of mind there. @isaacgarcia I believe the private sector can do whatever they like. You don't have to hold their stock.So this. It seems like this person thinks it’s BAD to be anti-fascism. https://t.co/9Hlv61iTYe
6/10
2020
A long time ago, when I was younger and dumber, I did a police ride-along with a high school classmate who had gone… https://t.co/12irOhBNV7
Retweeted by Gavin Doughtie @isaacgarcia Made ya lookThey’re also unusually generous for US vacation days as you accumulate seniority. https://t.co/jngChaGSXMspecific advice for would-be Googlers: everything Google HR tries to tell you isn't negotiable in your offer is a l… https://t.co/0CBSgE4rI6
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6/8
2020
@isaacgarcia Nonsense. Judgement is the essence of humanity. Using the forces of state in an attempt to control wha… https://t.co/GPEq1W9mqy @isaacgarcia Where do you get your information from? A mix of the National Review and the Wall Street Journal?June 6th: hordes of heavily-armed young men invading the country to fight fascism....1/2
Retweeted by Gavin Doughtie @HenrikJoreteg @meDieterLehmann They apparently were, according to the people who voted.Wet sack of cement. Old newspapers. Joe Biden. All improvements. https://t.co/DfL7RYZdq1 @isaacgarcia Have you noticed how things have calmed down with fewer police? Or are you sticking with news outlets… https://t.co/EBNhPcmv59 @slightlylate I’m finding WCs perfectly usable from Angular
6/7
2020
@drewolbrich My universe: https://t.co/YTWm3f44rfPro tip for white tech guys of a certain age: don’t talk about how much you admire Condaleezza Rice.
6/6
2020
@traversymedia Copying and pasting Copying and pasting Copying and pasting Copying and pasting Copying and pasting… https://t.co/a2Wy6uwbLU @bgalbs Folks really really really don’t want to confront the dark side of their beliefs. All property rights are b… https://t.co/EupVpRnkV9My Brooks Brothers suit from 1985 is just as stylish now as it was then. https://t.co/3TNaTHiYU2
6/5
2020
rhetorical question: if a random citizen attacked cops with rubber bullets, tear gas, flashbangs, pepper grenades,… https://t.co/kv5tlNepnU
Retweeted by Gavin Doughtie @drewolbrich JavaScript arrays are actually hash maps with numeric keys. const foo = []; foo[42] = ‘awesome, right?’;Th LAPD’s budget is more than 10% of NASA’s.
6/4
2020
Amazing how so many veterans I know have apprehended a person without murdering them while in a war zone. Cops can’… https://t.co/Kp77e9fJn6
Retweeted by Gavin Doughtie @tomdale From my various day jobs I have learned that very few criminals are technically savvy, and those who are a… https://t.co/HbTdLHzom3 @kurt_schaefer @iliketomakestuf OMG you have a channel??!! Subscribing right alongside https://t.co/oD6iLwKj8w @tomdale I once knew somebody who was an FBI director; his lived experience was so extreme that he was possibly the… https://t.co/IrNLX1WPcXIn that shell-shocked urban hellhole of WALNUT CREEK. https://t.co/Mc0yrkMvW4 @isaacgarcia Attempting to suppress forest fires completely always fails, and the more successful suppression has b… https://t.co/cqmIagV4GV @tomdale The answers involve transforming our society to one where empathy and mental health services are as valuab… https://t.co/srGBblacjbYou can't entirely count on half the system to want to create systemic change. https://t.co/VUVzjhXi3C @isaacgarcia The traditional response of the folks who are part of the oppressing minority is to find examples of w… https://t.co/cDu3grTEkL
6/3
2020
Look at this cop forcing the weapon into the protester's hand to create cause. https://t.co/kT7zNNuTH0
Retweeted by Gavin Doughtie @isaacgarcia In every conflict there will be examples that are awful and appear to prove whatever side you already… https://t.co/Q40mIA9bMyFor my friend @isaacgarcia and others, for whom everyone should be tagging other verifiable news articles so that h… https://t.co/li6QGFZYvb @LimaFx So you'll be out with your guns to defend the oppressed and almost entirely unarmed against the government… https://t.co/K3IDT4Oytf @isaacgarcia The idea is to surrender yourself to a larger good. The kneeling before anyone who demands personal lo… https://t.co/c7PmYFXOjjI was raised as a Republican. My deprogramming started when I noticed our actions were rarely living up to our word… https://t.co/bDpUkQAYfp
Retweeted by Gavin Doughtie @isaacgarcia Knights kneel. The faithful kneel. You’re still thinking it’s a display of supplication rather than support. @loch_northern Can you please post this under the tweet to let protestors know how to use them??… https://t.co/yTcTYJJ3Pj
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6/2
2020

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