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If you use “astounding” in the title of your job posts, you’re going to attract some astounding assholes.

The anime of Attack on Titan is seriously intense, not for the faint of heart. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attack_on…

To Be Takei just hit Netflix! I’m excited to watch it. Trailer is here: tobetakei.com

I really enjoyed The Martian by Andy Weir when I read it last year — turns out it has a great backstory!

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TIL: there’s a street in Manhattan named “Little West 12th Street”. Love it.

Prokofiev’s Peter & the Wolf is like a time machine for me, takes me back to ~5 yrs old. ❤️ thanks Mom! rd.io/x/QV7o_TdeP622/

I just marked “Staying agile in the face of data deluge: Martin Kleppmann” as a favorite in Readability. http://www.readability.com/articles/z14fmmhi

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TIL: houses can suffer cascading failures like any other kind of system.

I miss video games.

(Got tired of my Xbox 360; never got into games on iOS; sitting with a laptop is too reminiscent of work. PS4 beckons…)

So… I’m once again looking for work. The last opportunity wasn’t a good fit, but I learned from it and I’m ready to take on whatever’s next!

I hope this works! http://t.co/zquwSN6jPW

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Cuties in the woods! http://t.co/jzKRlU1cTD

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This vision for the future of humanity & technology is bold, courageous, ambitious, positive, and compelling. ted.com/talks/hugh_her…

I just marked “Clear Your Mental Cache” as a favorite in Readability. http://www.readability.com/articles/3a48rfj0

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I just marked “http://www.economist.com/news/christmas-specials/21636612-time-poverty-problem-partly-perception-and-partly-distribution-why?fsrc=scn/tw/te/pe/ed/whyiseveryonesobusy” as a favorite in Readability. http://www.readability.com/articles/h0qmzxxv

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Just saw a Morgan 3-wheeler on Houston. Bare sheetmetal. Goggles. Hot!

I just marked “Say No” as a favorite in Readability. http://www.readability.com/articles/zik9famh

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I just marked “The Argumentative Jew” as a favorite in Readability. http://www.readability.com/articles/ok0dxm9q

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“From Open (Unlimited) to Minimum Vacation Policy” paperplanes.de/2014/12/10/fro… Good for them!

I just marked “Professional Transitions (or: the shutting down of Mozilla Labs)” as a favorite in Readability. http://www.readability.com/articles/i3dmpcgy

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I just marked “Why the data center needs an operating system” as a favorite in Readability. http://www.readability.com/articles/ehvbv1hs

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I just marked “Doctors, emails and blood test results: Sensitive medical data on the Internet” as a favorite in Readability. http://www.readability.com/articles/2qeltf7j

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Been working with @circleci lately and I’m quite impressed. Excellent service.

Ursula K. Le Guin’s powerful speech on literature, publishing, & freedom at the National Book Awards: parkerhiggins.net/2014/11/will-n… — so inspiring!

Broke out the balaclava this morning. COME AT ME, WINTER.