Slowly increasing the amount of anarchist propaganda I send to the work listserv.

hey everyone writing code: you can't get around this. code does not exist in a noble mathematical void which absolves you of accountability. any system which people touch is tied into the fabric of society, and should be scrutinized for potential to do harm.

How to make a racist AI without really trying blog.conceptnet.io/posts/2017/

"... the sentiment is generally more positive for…
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I'm reading Emma Goldman's autobiography, Living My Life, (she's the one & that's the book where she basically says, "if the revolution doesn't allow for dancing, I want no part of it") and I feel so much of the things she writes about. The woman was an absolute gift to our world.

I'm sorry co-workers, but the Avinu Malkeinu earworm is so deep in my brain now, if I ever get it out I will actually die.

So no, I can't not stop occasionally humming this mournful crescendo every so often.

[I've written Kotlin for the firs time and for, like, 10 hours this week]

I don't particularly love Kotlin, though I see its appeal. But I do love that some things are "beans" and that certain bean-related things are relevant for whether the tests fail or pass.

Pretty dang cute.

yes this is precisely how I imagined global replace to work (it's a video???)

I love that the default Emacs scratch buffer text got into Mario Golf (GBC) somehow. I wonder if this was a mis-copy-and-paste from a developer, or if it was another case of a compiler taking random memory contents and using them for padding in the ROM...

I don't know why people see parentheses as a down side to writing LISP

Communist Propaganda, Apple is apparently in the news? Show more

Communist Propaganda, Apple is apparently in the news? Show more

Ok, I cut ClojureScript out of the equation and I at least got something to do a thing. Good night everybunny

wow, maybe I'll come back to react native + clojurescript in a year or two, oy veh

I'm staying in the office too late trying to write an app for my iphone in Clojure, what are y'all up to?

I've added Yiddishism to my profile cuz I feel like I might wana toot regularly about the socio-political yiddishist movement --- probably about how charming I find the language and maybe about how alone I feel as an Anarchist, Communist Jew who prays in a Synagogue that was destroyed during Kristallnacht laid in ruins through all of East Berlin's Communist time.

echo "The Devil rolled in to town today, calling himself Redux" >> ~/Documents/lyrics/mine/Computers-Is-Hard-Blues.txt

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