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from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @morgan_hislop@twitter.activitypub.actor
There will never be a time in my life where I won’t spot this and listen to it in full. The guy’s howl when he clocks it 🤣 twitter.com/poppedamolly_x/sta

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RT @s_m_i@twitter.activitypub.actor
Show, don’t tell. This is a good example of what that can mean. buzzfeednews.com/article/ellie

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

God, there are a lot of assholes on Twitter Dot Com.

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

Oh thank god, @KeybaseIO@twitter.com now lets you block people. I can start recommending it again! ✨

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @creditdesign@twitter.activitypub.actor
🔥 Toptip: There are whole bunch of semi-secret keyboard shortcuts in macOS (from old-school text editor Emacs) that you can use to make your cursor wizz around the screen

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @adrianshort@twitter.activitypub.actor
We've all made harder decisions than this.

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RT @derekwillis@twitter.activitypub.actor
The House of Representatives launched a new site disclosing franked materials:

masscommsdisclosure.house.gov/

It has no way to download the results except by clicking on each one, uses CAPTCHA/Google interstitial AND doesn't use bioguide IDs for members.

This is ... not great.

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @KyleTWN@twitter.activitypub.actor
It's cold enough in Calgary today that I played frisbee with my shirt!

@weathernetwork@twitter.com

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @eturner303@twitter.activitypub.actor
The funny thing about AIDungeon is due to all the GPT-2 pre-training on swaths of random web text, you can create an adventure game about literally anything. Here's one about installing OpenCV from source:

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @ftdata
How map makers will win the 2020 US election on.ft.com/2TtNGf1

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @haveigotnews@twitter.activitypub.actor
Harry and Meghan latest: World enters sixth day of coming to terms with 35-year-old man moving out of his nan’s house.

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @owen_g
This is mad. XR listed as extremist group alongside far right groups. Teachers told to "listen and look out for young people who 'neglect to attend school' or 'participate in planned school walkouts'. Exclusive by @VikramDodd@twitter.com and @JamieGrierson@twitter.com

theguardian.com/uk-news/2020/j

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @ManishEarth
when I first learned programming as a kid I only knew if/else and variables and thought games were just written in a giant nested if/else blocks, anticipating all possibilities of game state

now I know better: games are actually written as giant switch blocks twitter.com/terrycavanagh/stat

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

In case it wasn't evident from my pronouns (they/them), preferred title (Mx) or fashion sense (literally all over the place), — and honestly, since being more open and honest about it, I've never been happier. 😊✨

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

Ignoring the hypocrisy of using quote-tweeting to mention this here, @MastodonProject@twitter.com's lack of quote-tweeting is one of the reasons I vastly prefer that platform to Twitter.
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RT @jaffathecake
So, you've taken issue with a well-meaning tweet… t.co/uUE1oj@MastodonProject@twitter.com
twitter.com/jaffathecake/statu

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @acotgreave
There's little better than a Flerlage Maths Adventure like this one. I understand next to none of it but it is like reading a great detective story, as the solution is sought out.

Equal-Width Sankey: A New Approach to Drawing Sankey Curves flerlagetwins.com/2020/01/equa

from birbsite, possibly news or politics-related 

RT @SBinLondon
What is something people might not realise is built into the web platform, and use libraries to do instead? 👇

Example: in learning Node.js, we were taught to use the query-string package for search params. But they're available thru a Web API! developer.mozilla.org/en-US/do

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RT @IanDunt
But we don't have to fucking like it. And we don't have to fucking support it either. This is, and will remain, a historic error.

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