@alex It is claimed that Reddit users are manipulating the price in order to have lulz at hurting the short sellers. I am not convinced that's the whole story.

@alex Let me plug this book, written by a friend of mine. There was a certain amount of fuss over it because he is white. amazon.com/Conjuring-Harriet-S

This is the device in question, and I sure hope that the guy who will be in tomorrow really knows his stuff because the manual for it is notably bad.

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Tonight's telephone skit: "Yeah, uh, that piece of used equipment you ordered from us? We wanted to test it before shipping it to you, but we had a Hell of a time just *finding* it in the warehouse and by the time we did the only guy on staff who actually knows what it does had already left for the day, so is it okay if we wait until tomorrow so he can make sure it's working before we ship it?"

Oh boy HN is talking about the fediverse again, can't wait to read those well-informed and insightful comments interspersed with people posting links to their own new version of Twitter that's just like the old one but has THEM in charge so all the problems are solved.

@mike mine is named facebook-mskala.zip but I'm not certain whether that is the "native" filename or what I renamed it to. Sadly, I downloaded it November 15 (as part of deleting my account there) and my browser's download history seems to only go back 60 days, so I just missed being able to find the original name there.

@tomharris I think it's also easy to be fooled by the tendency of this sort of thing to be uneven. *Some* schools may be teaching Web design years before *many* are just because of the special interests of a few local teachers or admins.

@tomharris BASIC programming for home computers was taught to pre-teens in the 1980s. There's more a trend of taking new technology *away* from children as it gets older, than the other direction.

@lain one I got recently was "isn't mastodon supper [sic] lefty and banned gab tho"

@ocean not recommended. you can find much tastier chews.

dangerous misinformation 

IEC mains connector pinout

1 - Digital Ground
2 - Earth
3 - Analog Ground

@jk Dr. Seuss's works are mostly intended to encourage children to learn to read, they are not meant as fashion handbooks

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