_Planet Waves_ is growing on me, though: even in its raw (and somewhat poorly recorded?) state, the best tracks are great , and the lesser ones are elevated throughout by the Band.

My first impressions are that it seems like an album of tight demos that was released as is. Not necessarily a bad thing, but different from what you'd expect from a major artist for his first release after changing labels.

Listening to 's "Planet Waves_ album for the first time this week. I

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You know how the source code to Infocom's games was posted to Github?

hackers.town/@drwho/1019445493

Here's Stever Meretzky's manual on how to learn ZIL (Zork Implementation Language). I don't know if it's enough formal grammar to write an interpreter or compiler, but I think it might be enough to get started...

archive.org/download/Learning_

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You think you're cool, but you're not goth girl with a raven on the subway cool.

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republic.circumlunar.space is young, but is already holding its own in the awesome phlog content department: gopher://republic.circumlunar.

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uspol 

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the book Concrete Mathematics has little remarks in the margins that were written by people taking the course the book was designed for. i wish more books did this tbh. (example:)
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There's nothing that makes me appreciate Knuth quite so much as the typesetting in old CS papers and math textbooks.

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Some good news from Patrick Volkerding, BDFL of Slackware Linux: the community response was important enough that he is no longer in a difficult financial situation (which does not mean he is doing well).

To keep on supporting Patrick V and Slackware, donate directly at: paypal.me/volkerdi

I know I'll try to support him and donate on a regular basis, because he is just an amazing programmer and just a very, very nice human being.

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"The Land of the free"? Whoever told you that is your enemy 

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John Coltrane and Rashied Ali... that's all you need.

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Sign outside what was once Occupy:
"Park beautification in progress"

Yeah, I remember when I thought this park was most beautiful. It wasn't because of neatly trimmed hedges, or a new fountain, it was because people were educating and supporting one another, daring to hope for a better world.

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In this day in 1987 SDF-1 received its first caller at 300 baud. Happy 30 years of community service.

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If we have gendered products for men and women, why not have them for more specific genders and gender-like categories as well?

Like: "Soda for tomboys!" "Incense for femme-of-centre androgynes!" "Body butter for bears!"

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