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Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @meyerweb Firefox Web Inspector

Web standards, HTML/CSS, writing, @aneventapart, husband, father. Agnostic in principle, atheist in practice. Mzungu. #663399becca

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Joined Twitter 1/16/07


That's my personal theory as to why 1) every single clothing company now makes masks 2) a lot of these clothing c… https://t.co/asyV7rsW8y
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7/14
2020
@livlab @apousson Kat has started making Gin Mules. Apparently they’re quite tasty! @SeamusBlackley @gamebowski No, no—it is OUR hats which are tipped to YOU, my good man. @gamebowski @SeamusBlackley That’s pretty damn good for 25 years ago. @cstross “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” begs to differ, sir.The old account was @standardista. The new account is @accountforsellz. Please report that account as hacked. https://t.co/D6hGb6R0Vt
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdI'm releasing a new display font this week, and will be announcing it in my newsletter first. I'll also share a cou… https://t.co/AgyP6YSG46
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd`aliceblue` is *way* better than `lightblue` for a subtle background when prototyping `lightblue` is trash as a ba… https://t.co/3ktdyKs3l5
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @SwiftOnSecurity Remember the 4 Fs: Front lawn Face up Feet together Face mask off @GlennF Oh, an interesting endorsement. Perhaps I’ll give “The Old Guard” a chance.according to the person interviewed, this could put more than twice as many people out of their homes as in the hou… https://t.co/1o3ib8zVKp
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @Cavalorn @lemay The rest of us due to that one episode of “Star Trek: The Next Generation”.Egyptians had the practice of applying a poultice of moldy bread to infected wounds, and treated some patients by e… https://t.co/bPkJYNVNLo
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7/13
2020
@genuine_rp Not always. @SaraSoueidan Yes, but apparently not everyone experiences it. I have naturally low blood pressure, so I often do.… https://t.co/fED3NaIqjk“Do you feel dizzy or light-headed, or see stars, when you stand up quickly?” “Well, yeah, I mean… wait a minute,… https://t.co/Ixih439tSr
7/12
2020
A U.S. “private citizen worked with foreign spies to damage one presidential candidate and help the other. That pre… https://t.co/215SYgzwkt
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdOh my god, stop making fun of Trump for finally wearing a mask. What is wrong with you people?
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @Pinboard @jayrosen_nyu @zeynep That’s no intern, that’s his wife! Oh, wait. @Popehat They were just mad he was using work IP for personal benefit.Channel 5 in Cleveland has had enough of you all. https://t.co/soctowfQeH
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdA storm system over Lake Erie pulled lake-effect rain bands over the Cleveland area this morning. We talk a lot ab… https://t.co/JfQnTAAGHb @DanSolovay @_WaylonWalker And the divorce was granted the same day Burr died! Ouch.I’m usually somewhere between unmoved and annoyed by musical theater, so it didn’t rewrite my heart, but it did ear… https://t.co/frCUzt3IyM @MikeWas A sign of QUALITY literature!Approximately four hundred thousand times in two hours: “I am not throwin’ away my shot!” (Literally throws away his actual shot)That’s not what that sounds like. What it sounds like is unimaginable.Aight, rap battle. I dig. @mechanical_fish I have steeled myself as best I’m able. @Aquamindy Thus “yay streaming”!A one minute intermission? Yo, I need way more time to catch my breath than that. (So… yay streaming.)“Not yet.”Okay, I guess we’re doing this.WHOA REWIND that was brilliantWasn’t expecting the relentless pace of the numbers.
7/11
2020
All right, here we go: my first ever viewing of “Hamilton” in any form.How many Mac users know that in a Finder, you can use a combination "CMD+Shift+." to toggle visibility of dot files… https://t.co/h2jBZlbRk3
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @mathowie Mechanical engineering doesn’t have a Moore’s Law.I have written about ARIA grid roles before. Now I am encountering devs who think the ARIA Authoring Practices’ ‘l… https://t.co/5kaEj63swL
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7/10
2020
Hey JS! Need your attention for a *moment* (pun intended). TC39 is working on Temporal, a powerful Date/Time API.… https://t.co/MHpBiP2p4E
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdI did not make this, but I don’t care the meme evolution https://t.co/SJU2rIVWtv
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @MiriSuzanne https://t.co/99ibpQMNR5simp is used to manipulate men into not being nice to women, & ‘yes man’ is used to manipulate men into not being n… https://t.co/orw2Stk2YM
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @WolfeWriter @loresjoberg Undercutting the moment for a cheap joke was a little bit too much of a recurring glitch… https://t.co/n398kGSZUn @loresjoberg “The Fifth Element”, remove the ham-handed “War” sequence. @BrrrMich @JeffYoung @daveweigel You take that back! Camacho actually wanted to make things better and listened to experts.
7/9
2020
I'm sure someone else has pointed this out, but historically, Pence has shown himself to be a very bad person to ta… https://t.co/n9E0a1sLgb
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @JackTseWhat @go2girl @Hixie @jensimmons @jenville @mholzschlag @rachelandrew @SaraSoueidan @wiumlie DAMN IT:… https://t.co/qmC6UEXmxp @JackTseWhat Never been offered, so far as I know. I have your same question about several of my colleagues, as it… https://t.co/2tv7AW1z58 @otaria123 @roseveleth @threadreaderapp I believe you’re the first person to ever unroll the thread! Thank you for the honor.Finally you get on my level, Japan’s theme parks. Finally. https://t.co/DG6iltEonrs– senpai noticed me https://t.co/QoICamtryZReality continues to be written by a malfunctioning Markov chain generator. (Hat tip: @roseveleth) https://t.co/mIxIMm6bu6Join us Monday, August 17 for Online Together: Front-End Focus—a one-day conference exploring the latest in CSS adv… https://t.co/2U0NIN452L
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdI don’t know when it showed up, but I scan schedule my tweets now. Like this, which I wrote and scheduled (checks… https://t.co/TguEUq5MP6 @goldengateblond He picked the side of telling the truth. Turns out that’s tantamount to siding against Trump. Wh… https://t.co/8L1F0LVZdx @anabellebf @BriannaWu Betsy deMoff, surely.
7/8
2020
NEW JOB OPPORTUNITY 💼⠀ Senior Consulting Engineer Code for America $105,000-$140,000 Full-Time⠀ Remote ⠀ Code for… https://t.co/2iZ48yV52k
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @ferretthimself A game the two of you play co-op as you stream to the world, or that you play together over a private stream? @AkiraMakes Glad to! The whole poem is just as beautiful: https://t.co/2E79hR6wiwYou may house their bodies but not their souls For their souls dwell in the house of tomorrow, which you cannot vis… https://t.co/mNpwBWPcslYour children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. They come throug… https://t.co/GSJwqu00PGYes. Case numbers are not comparable with past; time series mean very little. Don't look at cases. Numbers to watch… https://t.co/ftFfgkSDoR
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdInbox One Screen* is about the best I can do, but I’m pleased that I manage to achieve it fairly often. (* Where a… https://t.co/Y1cN3aK4hC @heidiblobaum @dansinker Fitting.My god - Florida teen dies after her mother took her to an event to intentionally expose her immunocompromised daug… https://t.co/dtcbsRuWs4
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdHow many times do we have to say it? You don't get to start by arguing for ignorant transphobic (or racist &c) opi… https://t.co/So9yxwMGDQ
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7/7
2020
@NotClaudeRains @manonatelier ¯\_(ツ)_/¯New blog post "Introducing the free Safari extension FindTheMadness" FindTheMadness is a free Safari extension tha… https://t.co/oQvnE8hsfO
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @jschrab ¯\_(ツ)_/¯internet advice: "if you want to become some sort of influencer in your domain of choice, you should only post abou… https://t.co/wBVnB19Cdv
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdThis is objectively hilarious. https://t.co/clXaX9rlkDThe Ayn Rand Institute received a PPP loan of between $350K and $1 million https://t.co/EOhMBQh40f
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @Admiral_Schwal @simonstalenhag Here’s another take on that same question: https://t.co/MQtoe9dNVi @CyberrSpiritt Some services allow only the SMS route, sadly. @L0ST_VEGAS Pretty sure it was a retweet by @simonstalenhag.On the plus side, I was able wax the kitchen floor when nobody needed to use it, so I’ve got that going for me. @GregWildSmith @CHERdotdev I’ve mostly forgiven myself for continuing to live. But beyond that, there’s a whole lo… https://t.co/Q58QdpFt3FIt’s very late and I should be a lot more tired than I am. I’ll make up for it later, of course.
7/6
2020
@CHERdotdev This is what’s been hardest about my own grief: there is nobody to forgive. In this, I envy the religious. @ASquarecircle @EhsaMetrical @Wildfyrewarning @NoContextTrek Not to mention a starboard power coupling made of some… https://t.co/Cdee6e7Eef @waldojaquith More like Cheek Tingle amirite? @SwiftOnSecurity Surely https://t.co/ddDRVNXxEw instead.
7/5
2020
Yes, I read the Bret Stephens piece. Ho hum. Yes, the intolerant left is a threat. Stipulated. However, I have exc… https://t.co/KKUtadZkDh
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @BernardKerik @JoeBiden https://t.co/okgFqg5ENQ @scottmenard2 @physicsJ https://t.co/vwacUOjAgo“And everywhere no one cares The fire is spreading And no one wants to speak about it Down in the hole Jesus tries… https://t.co/69rBgmfAoz
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdThe biggest lie in Software Engineering is that it is about computers and not people.
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @CrockyYT @sebaker @joeproblems @justgivemesun @tildejac @joshtpm I’ll let conservative commentator Byron York hand… https://t.co/by3KCd2Ado @CrockyYT @sebaker @joeproblems @justgivemesun @tildejac @joshtpm There are sites devoted to tracking his golf outi… https://t.co/Czoj3CMIJr @danemorgan @withinsight @chriscoyier The “Love, Ha!” mnemonic predates the widespread support of :focus in browser… https://t.co/yoUfOx7o85 @tabatkins Those must be some… interesting orbital dynamics. @dansinker These aren’t very bright people, and thing have REALLY gotten out of hand. @StevenBrust “What about me?” “You go long.” @CrockyYT @justgivemesun @sebaker @tildejac @joshtpm If he hadn’t spent the most of the last administration slaggin… https://t.co/XoKi7zqEkf
7/4
2020
Looks like it's "Easy Gardener Hydro Edge Watering Landscape Edging": https://t.co/mJhJSWsSv9 Thanks to @bardzilla_ for the answer! @bardzilla_ I think that's it! Thank you, mighty bard. @amberlturner It might be, not sure. @john_ivanoff It’s more like edging with a built in hose—so far as I can tell, the tubing is solid. @javajoint Not so far as I can tell, but there’s no way to plug it to see if anything leaks out the sides.
7/3
2020

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