Oh, and Helen Mirren would eat it for lunch
Finishing the 11th Series of Doctor Who.
I so much wanted to like Jodie Whittaker, but she is just so unimpressive. If I imagine her across Michelle Gomez as Missy, you would expect her to get creamed. The companions are nice, though - not individually, but as a group.
It is midnight, and I should sleep, but now my mind cannot let go of who would be the better first female doctor. Apart from the obvious choice Judi Dench, of course. Hmmm. Cate Blanchett, Tilda Swinton, Emma Thompson.
The joy of sets - BBC Archive
Background sets from the BBC archive.
They shared the link in a post suggesting you use them as background for your video calls!
Playing the original Crysis.
It is impressively modern and beautiful. Of course, when it came out in 2007, my graphics cards would have it lagging to the point looking like PowerPoint slides, but now on my Legion, it is just smooth and great.
Being offered by Good Old Games, gog.com, is just such an obvious excellent match.
"2020 Chrome Extension Performance Report" by DebugBear https://www.debugbear.com/blog/2020-chrome-extension-performance-report
This is a great resource. I'm so glad someone is doing this analysis!
The Lockdown Lessons of “Crime and Punishment”:
A college class weathering the pandemic finds Dostoyevsky’s savage inwardness and apocalyptic feverishness uncomfortably resonant.
Carlos Ruiz Zafón, author of The Shadow of the Wind, dies aged 55 | Books | The Guardian
So sad, such a truly brilliant author.
Margaret Mead on the Root of Racism and the Liability of Law Enforcement – Brain Pickings
Margaret Mead on the Root of Racism and the Liability of Law Enforcement:
“The more complex a society becomes, the more fully the law must take into account the diversity of the people who live in it… It is a matter in which the whole society is involved.”
READING TIME OF TERMS OF SERVICE COMPARED TO BOOKS (INFOGRAPHIC) :
Reading Microsoft’s Terms of Service would take more time than Sun Tzu’s Art of War. What about Facebook, Netflix, or TikTok? -
Never lose hope
Morten Juhl-Johansen Zölde-Fejér.
Technobureaucrat with a background in humanities.
Author, Gentleman's Public License.
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