I wrote an article about the history of the HTTP status code and what I think it tells us about designing specifications and APIs:
If you liked my @365-rfcs project, this is a direct outgrowth of that work.
I'm actually unreasonably excited about revisiting old stories through the lens of the modern conspiracy-theory crank. I mean, how could you look at this: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/54/Pride_and_Prejudice_Character_Map.png ... and not want to dial that up about five lunatic notches?
The Wandering Shop is a Mastodon instance initially geared for the science fiction and fantasy community but open to anyone. We want our 'local' timeline to have the feel of a coffee shop at a good convention: tables full of friendly conversation on a wide variety of topics. We welcome everyone who wants to participate, so long as you're willing to abide by our code of conduct.