Weekly update: 2021 week 48 - 52

2021/11/17

What I'm thinking about

Gratitude for my physical health

Quotes

On the destruction of our education system

And there you have it. A complete prescription for permanently disabling young minds— a proven cure for curiosity. What have they done to mathematics!

Two weeks of content are stretched to semester length by masturbatory definitional runarounds.

What I'm reading

Sci-fi

Dune

I've completed Dune, well the first book at least. Now I'm just waiting for Allyanna to finish up so we can have a discussion.

1984

There is no antimemtics division

What I'm listening to

Music for psychedelic therapy by Jon Hopkins

Winter flower by Clams Casino

What I'm watching

What I'm working on

Not much right now

References

  1. Lockhart's Lament
  2. Depression is more than low mood it's a change of consciousness
  3. Modern unix
  4. Code walkthrough documentation
  5. It's not all in your head
  6. Every pricing page should have gifs
  7. Increasing the quality of our decisions
  8. Maintainable code
  9. Events not webhooks
  10. Twist
  11. Interesting boilerplate
  12. Ecto associations
  13. Kubernetes and the Erlang VM: orchestration on the large and the small
  14. Uncomfortable truths in software engineering