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I kinda want more reasons to write python. It's a language I've always liked, but I had surprisingly little use for it.

On the other hand, maybe I should get my shell scripting-damaged mind to get to use a proper type system, where not everything is a string.

On the other other hand (yes, I have three hands), any time not everything is a string I tend to hate working with strings. Like in my 5 minutes with rust, where there was a difference between a "str" and a "string" or something?


I've heard the objective marker rant a few times now - you tend to look just at it, and there's no thought necessary anymore, remember how cool it was in $oldgame when you figured something out for yourself?

But it tends to ignore the times where you couldn't, or where you missed a thing, and it misses a call for making something _better_ than an all-knowing compass. E.g. Outcast (1999) allowed you to ask people for directions, and they'd _point_ if you were close.

Lewd, stupid 

Corn sex? Do you mean



Things Fabian doesn't know 

One thing I've never learned is how to interpret/analyze a story/poem/whatever.

I either missed the lesson where they told us or they never did - it was always "analyze this poem", then people said a whole bunch of things that I felt obvious, and a bunch that didn't seem to be in there, and whatever I said was apparently wrong.

This was, as you may assume, quite frustrating, and makes me wary whenever someone does e.g. a marxist reading of the transformers movies.

Why is it called "amplitude", and not "waveheight"?

"Higher Ed"? Well, what drugs did he take?

Cool Bean boosted

Lads, lasses and lenbies:

I think I need to rewatch Star Trek. All of it.

Worf: A warrior may only have one mate, until death do them part.

Other Klingons: nuq DaH???

I love how Star Trek makes it clear that Worf has a really warped (hehehe) view of Klingon culture.

Worf: Warriors need to be sober, to always be ready for honorable battle. Give me prune juice!

Other Klingons: In sangvino veritas

Lewd, Star Trek, stupid 

Do Ferengi have different porn genres? Big lobes, little lobes, lobe-to-mouth?

Lewd, Star Trek, stupid 

A ferengi porn site?


I'm honestly kinda proud of this one because I managed to crop just the crown out of its picture via the "select similar color" tool and inverting the selection.

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My favorite nobelman:

The Earl Of Sinclair

(cw: eye contact)


The greatest advantage of doing your own cooking is never having to eat asparagus again.

I could really make a regular feature:

Things Fabian doesn't know

Any interest?

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