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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


I know I already retweeted about this, but this is a giant festering pile of cowpats, @TwitterSafety. If you’re go… https://t.co/s3Gn8CEYZZdear @jack, please tell the trust, safety, health, whatever folks that putting someone in twitter jail for standing… https://t.co/5MFTRUSclf
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd#otd in 1993 the first major web browser was released: Mosaic 1.0. https://t.co/0JR4zoTxGE (v/@NCSAatIllinois)… https://t.co/pU8mCH675L
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdMissed this yesterday but this was my first browser.. not for long but it was https://t.co/3ddKlOOr02
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdI just wrote a quote-retweet hot take and then I very carefully and deliberately discarded it. Nobel committee, you know where to find me. @ratking_23 There are definitely parts of the U.S. like that! We just live in one of the parts where it takes a bit more to slow us down.Harassers are often wealthier, more powerful, & more litigious than their victims. So companies worry more about le… https://t.co/r36EgPBoTw
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdReality continues to be written by a malfunctioning Markov chain generator. https://t.co/kaeEcHz01Gwhen i bought my giant crystal ball the lady looked me in the eye and said "whatever you do, never EVER leave it un… https://t.co/t7LKeDunAA
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @stephaniehobson @HTTPArchive That said, my guess is a 780-digit number of all 9s would overflow the register a few… https://t.co/8pBymNjiDC @stephaniehobson @HTTPArchive If the browser uses a signed 4-bit long integer. then yes, that's the maximum. With… https://t.co/dTv2oYsnJqI love it when the snow builds up between the bricks on our back patio. https://t.co/5bLUcsnILh
11/12
2019
@RubyGrrl42 @anildash https://t.co/de67ERC4By @anildash DST, all year round! @dsigndby @CHUHSchools Can we bomb walls? You know, to get it all done in one shot. @meyerweb @fricto @CHUHSchools Canton City School District is another Ohio district offering free lunches and break… https://t.co/idIf8C7o2q
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @dkragen @CHUHSchools It’s part of the school’s budget, part of which comes from state funding and part of which co… https://t.co/QPMMFZFusF @fricto @CHUHSchools Ohio represent! I wish it were a statewide policy. (Okay, I wish it were a nationwide policy… https://t.co/GwhayAjrJT @meyerweb @CHUHSchools CCS (Columbus) also does this and it is great.
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdThe solution is simple: don’t charge for meals at school, whether breakfast or lunch. That means NO kids left hungr… https://t.co/WB6ZyiVFEpThe Web Almanac, 2019 edition Part I: Page Content Chapter 2: CSS The largest known z-index value: 780 consecutive… https://t.co/GUPoEd10L9
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdI feel like the Atlantic and Pacific oceans never get enough credit for securing America's freedoms
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @simonstl Co-signed.Best thread on history I've seen in... maybe forever. https://t.co/NFhONoshz5
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @lemay @ferretthimself https://t.co/koDQ0nVpCqAccidentally discovered that if you hold down the button to compose a tweet on here (at least on iOS), you can quic… https://t.co/aZlxcrpYRf
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @ferretthimself Oh, c’mon. We need a name here. @RevDaniel @DrJenGunter https://t.co/I5eLbdvEj0
11/11
2019
wow isn't it great when people think "slur" only means "insult" and never "word rooted in context of extreme histor… https://t.co/bd4Knj6mrm
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdJeffrey Epstein’s victims didn’t rape themselves. Put that in a meme.
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdKind of weird that this game is free at point of download in Europe but costs $2,000 in the US. What's up with th… https://t.co/xgTs1SV0on
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @joXn @shu https://t.co/arpYehkM5p @grooveplex @seldo And IMAP. @shu @joXn In fact, the inside of the tauntaun was… Lukewarm @hondanhon I’m increasingly coming to believe b). @sneakdotberlin @dhh I’ll repeat DHH: “Individual action against structural problems is INSUFFICIENT.” And, in man… https://t.co/DeCL2rpjgqThis is such a shallow, disappointing take. If we relegate all responsibility for discrimination to the individuals… https://t.co/Dv4MX3F0bH
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdI tweet all sorts of profane, inane, and offensive shit all the time. I’ve never been reported to Twitter in 10 yea… https://t.co/q30CJCgsvs
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @DLand https://t.co/ItwFwMrDmx @DLand Why would I make my password even harder to type? I have enough trouble with it as it is. @DineshDSouza I wish I could figure out what your real game is, because you cannot POSSIBLY be this stupid, and yet… https://t.co/ijc4dRfAjm @JimSaiya Finally, someone noticed! @DLand peekaboo
11/10
2019
@AngryBlackLady That’s how editing talks goes, in my experience. The first edit pass never makes it shorter, only longer.My kid: wow, dad, you type so much every day that you must be like the world’s greatest typer! Me: (mistypes password five time in a row) @seldo https://t.co/G9My1jSUHUindustry: would you like to move all your code and data to a rich man's personal computer? programmer: what no that… https://t.co/OlNiVSUjex
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdReasons why you shouldn't use pretty unicode characters in your display name number 10 billion: My screen reader ju… https://t.co/9mDznaIXBl
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @Popehat https://t.co/GmKmYCu77B @SlexAxton @seldo It gave us Weird Al’s “The Saga Begins”, so I can’t call it a travesty. But I would call it overrated.
11/9
2019
@seldo Don’t even get me started, I have too many sacred rock cows that I think are wildly overrated.Mawwiage. https://t.co/nwluOrSWN7 @AngryBlackLady https://t.co/2ltgmh7MjxI’ve had my flu shot. My son Oliver had influenza pneumonia when he was 2 years old and it almost killed him. Pleas… https://t.co/9LbNehufZ8
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdNothing like a vigorous graupelling to start your day!California's teen birth rate reaches a record low. The startlingly obvious news: experts cite California’s compre… https://t.co/l01AuhQRX8
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd.@ModernLoss will be featured in the lead story on this weekend's @CBSSunday, including an interview with cofounder… https://t.co/fcEzhc6YyZ
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11/8
2019
@BrandonLive @dsehn We presume you also didn’t have the goal of being delivered a pile of burning avocados. But pu… https://t.co/WVm4SgzrF7 @dsehn @BrandonLive That’s my question as well. @seldo I was talking about this with my 8yo just last night—that post-WWII, the US could have literally conquered o… https://t.co/aPkTY9tC8EGood morning, here's a tool to help you make your case when whining about having to change to and from Daylight Sav… https://t.co/MywizWai40
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @NetNewsWire Since I’m still using NNW3, THANK YOU! It doesn’t seem to import flagged entries as starred, though,… https://t.co/7YIPvEMkRM @tabatkins https://t.co/VioZUDuvNmUmm. Bill Gates... doesn't say what's widely claimed on Twitter. I'm not a fan. I think Microsoft happened becaus… https://t.co/mskYmEW6Hy
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @mspowahs Ah, I think I see—those symbols are more AND operators, which isn’t true to the lived experience, yes? (… https://t.co/qR4D9B5Wz2 @mspowahs Because online behaviors in writing expression fascinate me, I have to ask: is there a reason constructio… https://t.co/T3UR1YGQse @tabatkins Ah, there’s the disconnect: at the outset, I truly thought you were being literal about burning it. My apologies! @tabatkins What’s the technical term for intentionally casting definitions in order to buttress a point by rejecting all counterexamples? @tabatkins Disagree: art has value to me, as would owning living space in favored destinations. (E.g., Seattle, Amsterdam, Hawaii.) @tabatkins I could, but it would mostly be through real estate and art purchases. Which usually appreciate in value, so.I am long-term skeptical of this albatross endeavor, and this report shocks even me. I at least assumed they were d… https://t.co/1Bd5tmWfMT
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @JoelHughey1 @BillKristol I disagree with this analysis: nothing in the last four years has indicated that Trumpist… https://t.co/hZ43CQ15CKThe system saw her, and determined that because she was not in a crosswalk, she was not a thing to be concerned abo… https://t.co/J3qar2j18U
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11/7
2019
This is horrible on so many levels. Let me educate you all about the hymen 1/12 https://t.co/fJHWIOg7sz
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @Sironfoot @TaliaShadwell You have missed the point, and all of its orbiting points, so widely that you’re in dange… https://t.co/kOGmaoQzQWBeen debating whether I should share this - but think it’s a revealing - and somewhat creepy - insight into how big… https://t.co/yESqTHvHZv
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @GlennF How much for a quatloo? @kkenton_music @ambignostic @SketchesbyBoze #ruinseverything @meyerweb @flyingmeat Made a similar change recently, albeit going from CS5. I went with Affinity Photo, although I… https://t.co/tSPFQeQ4vv
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdFriendly PSA for people who don't already know this - donations at checkout are a scam. https://t.co/ri9TukW7Jh
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @jonathanstegall So far my biggest problems are what you’d expect: nothing is where I expect it to be (because I’m… https://t.co/jQaxkT0EQTDear podcasting friends. Is there a service that allows multiple VOIP speakers to be recorded together, has *light*… https://t.co/xEuCubcugC
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdToday I removed my Photoshop (CS3!) shortcut from DragThing and replaced it with @flyingmeat’s Acorn. End of a ver… https://t.co/uLVFqar92ZI hope to one day live in a world where every child has access to a library and the archive of classic films from b… https://t.co/m0mQBT5KII
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdReality continues to be written by a malfunctioning Markov chain generator. https://t.co/e5SQzOYbtOI wrote a post explaining one of my Codepen's (https://t.co/433lGE6Kvw) which allows content with separators to wra… https://t.co/423GNoO2St
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @scalzi So much.NTSB docs: Uber's radar detected Elaine Herzberg nearly 6 seconds before she was fatally struck, but “the system de… https://t.co/O6JbJ6oYAa
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdIt’s short-term thinking. Facebook *can* borrow brand equity from its subordinate brands. Exactly once. And it can… https://t.co/3ImMahCR9H
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11/6
2019
Reading the back of a bottle of locally made grape-apple juice. “Our formula is simple—Offer consumers TRULY all-n… https://t.co/LZ4YsXByMf @StevenBrust I mean, she looked tired to me.Not at all! 😜 https://t.co/nh6q0iuDNY
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS Nerd @carolmckayau None for me, thanks. Too much cocoa; by which I mean, it contains cocoa. @carolmckayau No, but I wouldn’t: I detest chocolate and cocoa in all forms. It doesn’t usually smell like ammonia, though.Kat made chocolate marshmallow cookies this evening and as they baked, they smelled so strongly of ammonia to me th… https://t.co/sAW6l0Dh0uall of this is enormously frustrating, but the "scalable" part - where facebook - one of the richest, highest-resou… https://t.co/pI9xKow3iv
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdPlease stop calling them Boom*rs, the proper term is CAPS LOCK-AMERICAN
Retweeted by Eric Meyer, CSS NerdMy Boomer friends let me say it tho :/
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11/5
2019
@waldojaquith “Contains (Infinity-101) artificial preservatives & ingredients”
11/4
2019

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