August 17th, 120 CE— Tapekysis, daughter of Horos, loans Hermas 300 drachmae with zero interest, on the condition that Hermas gives her possession of a dwelling that belongs to him for as long as the loan is outstanding

papyri.info/ddbdp/p.mich;3;188

August 15th, 202 CE— the farmer Tesenouphis petitions the centurion Gai[us] —m—enius regarding some seeds and round gourds which were eaten up by cattle invading their farm

papyri.info/ddbdp/stud.pal;22;

It's 2022, we all have journaled filesystems, and a computer should never yell at me for unplugging a drive before ejecting it

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heist movie where bank robbers start digging a tunnel to rob a bank in Rome but then realize they can make more money illegally selling the antiquities they find while digging the tunnel than they can from robbing the bank so they have to just keep on digging

just found out python doesn't have `retry`???

Has anyone trained a sequence-to-sequence machine translator using a Regular Lyrics → Kidz Bop Lyrics corpus?

alright, I’ve finally traveled back in time so I can ask Socrates the age-old question: which came first, the chicken or the egg?

Socrates: ἕν

August 4th, 13 BCE— Ladamas and the other beekeepers of the village Choinothmis submit a petition claiming that allegations they hadn't paid enough taxes in the form of honey seven years previously are false, & they have the receipts to prove it

papyri.info/ddbdp/bgu;16;2600

adjusting “boss makes a dollar, you make a dime” to 2022 CEO-to-worker compensation ratios, the boss would make $30 for every $0.10 made by you

The only Search Engine Optimization firm that can also protect you from the dangers of the Nile…that’s right, it’s SEObek

July 29th, 257 BCE—Dionysodoros writes to Zenon , saying he's heard that a yacht loaded up with papyrus rolls has sailed to him, and requesting that ten rolls be sent back with the letter-bearer Apollonides

papyri.info/ddbdp/p.mich;1;22

July 28th, 253 BCE— Kleanax writes to Zenon concerning some mules he's hoping to smuggle alongside Apollonios' mules so that he can avoid paying export and transit taxes on them

papyri.info/ddbdp/p.cair.zen;2

the question is: how many jars per year would a workshop like this put out on average?

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