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Finally gave in and switched my home network to separate SSIDs for 2.4GHz and 5GHz bands. I don’t think band steering actually works when you have 4 APs from 3 different vendors.

Any recommendations (or warnings) for shipping services for getting a car between two states in the continental US?

Just learned about this handy site from video games podcast “video games hot dog” beforeiplay.com

Related: I've switched to self-hosted fonts on my blog and removed Google Analytics.

TIL about Google Webfonts Helper, which eases switching from Google-hosted webfonts to self-hosted ones: google-webfonts-helper.herokua

Enjoy this blessed content of twitch streaming a hard drive defrag, forever: m.twitch.tv/twitchdefrags

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(And yes that should be δρομάς not δρομὰς…)

This can also be a handy mnemonic device for recalling the incredibly weird principal parts of “τρέχω”.

Did you know that Bactrian and dromedary camels can both trace their etymology to Ancient Greek?

🐫 Βακτριανός (Baktrianos), from Βακτριανή (Baktrianḗ), a place name pleiades.stoa.org/places/97170
🐪 δρομὰς (dromas), from δρομ- (drom-), aorist stem of τρέχω (trékhō, “to run”)

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Back at home, Liz and Jon form a relationship, and Garfield learned his lesson about friendship.

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the existence of mastodon implies the existence of an equal-and-opposite, wastodon

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OK, my posts to social.dancohen.org now syndicate to Micro.blog (@dancohen@twitter.com), Mastodon (@dancohen@twitter.com@mastodon.social), & Twitter (@dancohen@twitter.com). Micro.blog is my preferred hangout—got a good vibe & is by far the most thoughtful & well-designed of the three.

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(self righteous birdsite voice) Wow, extremely telling that none of you have included me, mcmansion hell, in your #ff posts. Webster's dictionary defines "aggression" as t–

software dependency hell Show more

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I guess one serious post I will make is this: there is a real movement to threaten, endanger, and literally kill journalists for doing their jobs. The tactics (doxing, stalking, calls for doxing and stalking, death threats, lies or misleading statements in order to stir people up) are replicable and are being replicated. This is now part of the job description. It shouldn’t have to be. The only allies we have are members of the public who can discern and call out dishonesty.

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We built a boardgame, trying to sneak our vision of roman economics into the world...

FORVM Trade Empires of Rome


preview video: youtu.be/sjcddKhP1UA

DISREGARD: You can find this by clicking on just the *number* next to the fav/boost icon. I think I just expected it to be on the detail view somewhere, and also those links are tiny.