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first blog post of 2022 about how I'm accidentally in the middle of publishing an (illustrated) book WHYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY bits.ashleyblewer.com/blog/202

check the extremely wild etymology of English “migraine”, which could have been something completely different if ancient Egyptian had come up with a different way of expressing “headache”

Hey I did it, I made a worlde clone, but for guessing languages!

lingule.xyz/

Just updated Loebolus to use 📕 & 📗 instead of list bullets: ryanfb.github.io/loebolus/

Introducing the exciting new prospect of automated surveillance-based insurance premiums raising your rates because your 'self-driving' car drives worse than you driveteslacanada.ca/news/tesla

copy/paste error led to describing an ostracon as having a "flesh side" and "hair side", and you know what, i'm just going to start using that and see who stops me

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my brother in φιλοσοφίᾳ there is a nine-volume loeb set that still doesn’t have all the surviving fragments

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hate when this happens while I'm looking for the pre-socratic philosophers

someone posted a video of a procedurally animated isopod on twitter. so I put the Green Hill Zone music on it

welp, 1Password 8 no longer supports local/Dropbox vaults. RIP

as background: I had previously converted an arcade cabinet to run off a RaspberryPi via a J-PAC for MAME and console emulation, which kinda sucked for a variety of reasons. I’ve now replaced it with a MiSTer, an FPGA that people have used to make cycle-accurate implementations of old gaming hardware, and MiSTercade, an addon that allows everything on it to run through standard JAMMA

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I’m absolutely vibrating with nerd joy at having successfully replaced this setup with a MiSTer + MiSTercade ryanfb.github.io/etc/2017/11/1

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