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Interested in computing and how thing work in general

Like puns and wordplay

If you mention being a fan of something I am also a a fan of I'll remember and repeatedly shoehorn references in replies

Sports alt @baturkey

Dad alt @baturkey (locked, if we interact regularly I'll approve requests)

Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist looks like a cross between Glee and a superhero show based on the pilot

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I have a new newsletter out, it is called FAMILY VANISHED and it is the source of the horny lesbian gun meme that y'all really seemed to enjoy, have a gander tinyletter.com/pixleyamelia/le

"[3] Learning is the naive algorithm for getting good grades."

paulgraham.com/lesson.html

"It's no wonder high school students often feel alienated. The shape of their lives is completely artificial.

But wasting your time is not the worst thing the educational system does to you. The worst thing it does is to train you that the way to win is by hacking bad tests. This is a much subtler problem that I didn't recognize until I saw it happening to other people."

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Oh man, these Sesame Street Pinball animations are so good, they were my favorite as a kid youtube.com/watch?v=VOaZbaPzds

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the person is sufjan stevens and the rabbit is extremely minute details about tragedies experienced by the people of illinois

scholars-stage.blogspot.com/20

. . . Saying “it’s our custom” is not considered a good reason. The pressure for an acceptable, clear, and explicit reason for doing things is merely a social norm common in Western populations, which creates the illusion (among Westerners) that humans generally do things based on explicit causal models and clear reasons. They often do not.

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My TV started to show notifications from my robotic vacuum cleaner and I’m not actually sure how they know about each other

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honestly abolish read receipts. who needs the stress. the only purpose of a read receipt is to overthink why someone hasn’t responded to you yet but honestly “instantaneously” is not always the best time to respond to a message

MY MOM: Actually, Jeffrey came out butt first

MY WIFE: *knowing look* Ah, I see

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Why yes my fitted sheet is 2 Men Shaking Hands and Sharks Under the Bridge, I see you're a person of culture

@Laser I just remembered that based on a toot from @jasonscheirer I archived all of the knzk emojis onto my instance just in case if you want them for skull.website

@Pixley
nytimes.com/2020/01/08/theater

Fran Drescher Developing ‘The Nanny’ Musical for Broadway

--> The songwriting team behind the musical comedy “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” will write the score. <--

arstechnica.com/tech-policy/20

US finally prohibits ISPs from charging for routers they don’t provide

Yes, we needed a law to ban rental fees for devices that customers own in full.

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