This seems like a problematic set of options for "title" @DH2019_NL @ADHOrg t.co/pTwjBkNDB0

"Just use Pandoc," they said, "It'll be easier than using LaTeX," they said…

τὸ τείνεσθαι ἄτοπον ἀλλὰ ναί

“weird flex but ok”

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Wondering why we don’t have “phthonic” on analogy with “chthonic”, but apparently I’m not the only one listserv.linguistlist.org/pipe

Accidentally discovered by using the Chinese dictionary three times in a row: Kindle has a pinyin display mode(!) t.co/4087uUpKO5

This is how our kitten has decided to sleep on me.

Leafed through this book after stumbling across it in the stacks & it seemed incredibly bad, so I looked up reviews of it and YIKES: “Kopff's desire is for a radical return to the past. For instance, he advocates the repeal of the 14th Amendment” publishersweekly.com/978-1-882

(Oddly, even Cambridge University Press seems to have reprinted the first edition instead of the second or third: amzn.to/2Pr6A0j)

There seems to be only one digitized copy of the 3rd edition of the first volume of J.E. Sandys' "A History of Classical Scholarship" (archive.org/details/historyofc), but the B/W PDF derivatives are corrupt. So, here's a reprocessed version I made: dropbox.com/s/xrkr3fg423oysh5/

Interesting that Ancient Greek "ἕπομαι" ("follow") has both a physical sense and a sense we still have in English, of "following" an argument.

(This musing brought to you by the end of Plato's Symposium where both senses are used in close sequence: perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text?)

Just learned there's a "headstone graveyard symbol" in Unicode that nobody implements and has no emoji version and therefore it's appropriately enough a GHOST EMOJI emojipedia.org/headstone-grave

Living on the edge and installing a formula from the homebrew BONEYARD 💀💀💀

Like reading about possibly-forged writing on metal? Then you’ll love this old post of mine about a metal codex in the the Epigraphic Museum of the Baths of Diocletian that might be an 18th century forgery: ryanfb.github.io/etc/2015/02/1

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