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tehshrike
    The US federal government gave itself the right to take away any citizen's passport :-o http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org/archives/congress-alert/2015/july/23/us-war-on-your-passport-continues/
    tehshrike
      The trick to writing a fast AngularJS app is to not do anything demonstrated in the example AngularJS apps around the internet
      tehshrike
        n00bs copy/paste code from StackOverflow. I only copy/paste code that I've written myself. /cc @ExpertBeginner1
        tehshrike
          I can't recommend this favicon generator highly enough: http://realfavicongenerator.net/ the thought of generating those by hand makes me shudder
          tehshrike
            Why can't all you other web developers care about the same buzzword technologies I do?
            tehshrike
              Is there a term for "not any of the frequently-hated-on groups of humans" that doesn't sound as jerky/inaccurate as "privileged"?
              tehshrike
                Wanted: an IDE plugin that makes pure functions sparkle and glow attractively on the screen http://mirror.joshduff.com/#!/john-carmack-functional-programming-in-c.md
                tehshrike
                  Wanted: gist, but with the ability to search my old private pastebins
                  tehshrike
                    Writing "proper Java" requires you to turn all your verbs into nouns: http://steve-yegge.blogspot.com/2006/03/execution-in-kingdom-of-nouns.html
                    tehshrike
                      Object-oriented code isn't the problem, it's class-based programming that sucks. This question makes me feel dirty: http://programmers.stackexchange.com/questions/287959/how-to-avoid-helper-or-manager-classes
                      tehshrike
                        This man wrote code for two hours without testing. Will there be any bugs when he finally compiles and runs? The output may shock you.
                        tehshrike
                          Few things make me as nervous as a nation in a state of righteous fervor
                          tehshrike
                            On a few rare occasions, people have assumed that I had UI/design skills. in each case, I had used a theme from http://bootswatch.com/
                            tehshrike
                              It's easy to make fun of Steam's Monster Game, but imagine writing a multiplayer game that goes from 0 to 1M simultaneous players in a day
                              tehshrike
                                I wrote a blog post about my first "real" open source project: http://joshduff.com/#!/post/2014-11-22-noddity.md
                                tehshrike
                                  What part of the morning routine did people fetishize before coffee?
                                  tehshrike
                                    Random people are opening issues on libraries that I wrote. Makes me feel like a real open-source developer!
                                    tehshrike
                                      Playing Quake 3 while listening to the Crypt of the Necrodancer soundtrack, because I am an adult and life is awesome
                                      tehshrike
                                        I have never been so excited about procedurally generated worlds: http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/05/18/world-without-end-raffi-khatchadourian cc @ShamusYoung
                                        tehshrike
                                          "Love is the grandest thing on God's earth, but fortunate the lover who has plenty of money." http://www.temple.edu/about/history/acres-diamonds