@dirtycommo @Shufei
Type !bang in DDG search for clues. There are β€˜000s but you’ll end up with a handful that you personally use all the time (like !w for a Wikipedia search is one of mine).

@Shufei @dirtycommo
I agree with Shufei on this. I’ve used DDG exclusively for the last... oh I dunno... maybe 7 years. I guess I’m a heavyweight researcher with many hundreds, sometimes thousands of searches a day. I also use the bang syntax a lot. Would never go back.

My last NaNoWriMo toot 

NaN-Oh-My! 

NaNoWriMo homestretch 

NaNo insanity 

NaNoWriMo yet again (rolling eyes allowed) 

More NaNoWriMo rubbish if you can stand it 

Another NaNoWriMo update 

NaNoWriMo update 

NaNoWriMo 

NaNoWriMo 

NaNoWriMo 

@Are0h @alice
Sadly minus the rare and paradisiacal flavor of Salsa And Mesquite. Perhaps a deliberate withholding? πŸ‘€

@Shufei
Those sound worthy of a poem... πŸ€”

And they put me in mind of a "we do/sell everything" shop I visited on Vashon Island. All those and in ice cream flavors too. 🀀

But that was 8 years ago. And bodies and brains and their coping abilities move ever on. But like the wino skeleton in... wait... did someone just say that?

@fitheach @Shufei
I suspect English people barely understand each other, save those in their own class and in their own locale. I don’t think social media has done much to overcome that, even in such a geographically small country.

@Shufei
I’ve tried that, albeit with Gen-Xers and older Millennials. (Anyone younger and I rather assume their parents are nearby.)

And I prefer just to ruffle their hair and keep the sweeties for myself.

But so far all I get are annoyed looks. Then I’m wheeled into the corner to the sound of β€œNurse, this one’s ready for their medication.”

Kids nowadays. No respect for their elders. πŸ™„

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