Having used vanilla Emacs with a very messy config for a few years and still not really *getting* Emacs, I'm looking to try out a custom distro.

I've heard great things about Doom, and less great things about Spacemacs.

Should I try Doom or Prelude?

Day 23 of

Of liquorice poisoning and wasabi heart scares. Case reports like these must be clickbait-bait :thonking:


Here's me clinging to the edge of the wagon after being knocked over by September.

Day 21 of
Thoughts after reading The Folding Knife by K.J. Parker:

Day 19 of

Quick thoughts after reading The Sword of the Lictor (The Book of the New Sun #3) by Gene Wolfe:

Day 18 of

Quick thoughts after reading The Claw of the Conciliator (The Book of the New Sun #2) by Gene Wolfe: innominata.net/posts/botns-cla

Does anyone here use a Zettelkasten? Even with the recent hype I haven't seen any useful examples in an academic research context. How is it different from a wiki?

Day 16 of

Quick thoughts after reading The Shadow of the Torturer (The Book of the New Sun #1) by Gene Wolfe: innominata.net/posts/botns-sha

Day 15 of

Some I've played: innominata.net/posts/roguelike

I'm probably the slowest participant in 100DaysToOffload 😅 but at least my Archive page is starting to look respectable, I guess?

Since when did the conclusion paragraph become known as TL;DR

You know what's even better than >> import antigravity? Parsing tables with pandas.read_html().

P.S. I still love you BeautifulSoup.

I always thought the oyako in oyakodon referred to the parental love that goes into making a wholesome and hearty dish for a child, but yikes 👀


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