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Yep, and I also remember my sister's best friend's number too, since it differed only by 2 digits, one +1 and the other -1
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RT @Christhevamp
Does anyone (who grew up pre everything on social media) remember their parents landline numbers?

I don’t want them, I just wondered.
twitter.com/Christhevamp/statu

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The second best time not to employ a sexist is "not any more"

The best time is "never".

Sometimes you have to settle for second best.
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RT @antoniogm
4. I did not 'part ways' with Apple. I was fired by Apple in a snap decision.
twitter.com/antoniogm/status/1

From Twitter 

This is the best thing Apple's done this week.
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RT @antoniogm
4. I did not 'part ways' with Apple. I was fired by Apple in a snap decision.
twitter.com/antoniogm/status/1

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This was a hard lesson to learn. I was always ready to go to the mat for the freedom to make other people unhappy or uncomfortable. It took a long time to realize that there are more important freedoms, and that I needed to preserve and promote those instead.
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RT @polotek
When white men talk about freedom it has always been about the freedom to oppress other people. They dress it up in all kinds of different ways. But that's the freedom…
twitter.com/polotek/status/139

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This. If I had to choose, I would not want to work with him. If the choice came down to "he has no job and has to subsist on the goodwill of terrible people" or "I have to work with this sexist asshat" the choice is clear to me.
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RT @saikatc
@paulg I don't think my opinions on how a company run are the end all be all of 'properly run' companies. That's the beauty of the open market, isn't it? But in a hypothetical world where I run all …
twitter.com/saikatc/status/139

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I'm pretty sure @paulg and I have very different definitions of what makes a "good guy"

I for one do not include "Published ostentatious sexist bullshit" in my list, but what do I know?
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RT @_danilo
Just an absolute prick, man
twitter.com/_danilo/status/139

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The bacon is now sliced and wrapped up (it's super convenient having a deli slicer, let me tell you...)

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A productive, if finicky evening. I imagine this is easier with a dedicated smoker.

From Twitter 

I, too would appreciate this information
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RT @morgankbell
Does anyone know of any recently (~last 10 years) published YA fantasy that has a male protagonist or is otherwise masculine oriented, without a lot of sex in it? Looking for recommendations for my middle school age nephew who likes martial arts and anime
twitter.com/morgankbell/status

From Twitter 

It's almost like a partner's happiness might hinge on something other than money.

MADNESS
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RT @IntelligntSteak
If two of the richest men couldn't keep their wives happy, what makes you think you will?
twitter.com/IntelligntSteak/st

From Twitter 

Today I bit my tongue rather than engage with a philosophy that drives me bonkers whenever I encounter it.

So instead I'm subtweeting it.

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In an ironic twist, Chester grows up to be a priest. Matthew, Mark and Luke start a hipster headphone company in San Francisco.
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RT @melnickjeffrey1
My partner grew up friends with a family whose four boys were named Matthew, Mark, Luke, and Chester and remembering that fact gives me a little bit of a lift at least once a week.
twitter.com/melnickjeffrey1/st

From Twitter 

I wrote a bit about some development environment tools I've adopted over the past couple of years. I talk about Chezmoi, Doom Emacs, Starship, ASDF, and Direnv and some of the ways I use them to be more productive.

ideas.offby1.net/posts/develop

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After ten years, this is my place in our tenured staff.

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