My partner has been watching and playing The Witcher, and there is some serious disagreement between those sources about whether or not to shave the boy

I finally got my winter bike ready for riding (read: I pumped up the tires and freed up my only good lock) and had an excellent time fishtailing around in the slush and the snow and the car snot 😺

me: "Are you leaving at 4:03? That's forbidden, you know."
them: "Well, at 4:04 I want to be not found."

does that cool new video game you are making have real-time scheduling, specialized allocation, and use a scripting language? (probably!) uh oh. you accidentally OS. over a network? distributed real-time OS. 😊

the problem with OS/Systems education is we treat it like it is this one really boring and difficult thing. which is so false it just hurts my squishy brain.

whoa WHAT

take a look at curl's `--libcurl` command line flag

I wanna fly around your head honking loudly

Neighbor on the non-shared-driveway side is snowblowing in a T-shirt and flip-flops

Software is like an onion. If you open up the inner layers you start crying

Occasionally you'll still hear a Wisconsinite calling an automated cash dispensing machine "a Tyme machine" and it is 100% my jam

anyone looking for someone to work on EE/FPGA/RF/device driver projects part-time? hit me up, I've got skills and time

nerd couple who keep calling each other nerds boost if you agree

@er1n writing pseudocode like

if (condition):
do wrong thing;

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