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I reach for http.cat whenever I need a reference of HTTP error codes at work. Cheers me up a little.

To my surprise, there are about 450 unique hosts with 50+ failed login attempts. nftables rule incoming...

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Top 10 most frequently seen usernames in my ssh logs:
9489 admin
7874 default
7861 MikroTik
7730 profile1
7704 user1
7568 admin1
7526 user
7355 ubnt
7279 administrator
7230 web

The Quake 3 community is.. surprisingly kind and welcoming.

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If you're in the US, the National Weather Service has a very nice api which can be pretty easily queried for data, like forecasts.

See: weather.gov/documentation/serv

You can query the api by latitude,longitude like this:


Here's a rough version of a Common Lisp script I wrote to be able to pull up a forecast quickly:


#Weather #NOAA #Lisp @lisp

Boston: Swing into the parking garage for 5 min to get my bro to North Station, since he doesn't know how to get there. Parking ticket is $20.
Worcester: Leave my car in a parking garage next to the Palladium for the entire night. Parking ticket is $1.

"Yeah, it shouldn't take more than a minute to compile."

Finished dev [unoptimized + debuginfo] target(s) in 59.36s


Stop calling Afghanistan an "intelligence failure." IC had been warning for years. This is something the Biden admin. has to own up to.

Going to celebrate the end of the week by spending most of tomorrow refactoring \o/

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crypto is short for "cryptography"

if you want a shorter word for "cryptocurrency", the word you are looking for is "ponzi"

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Jeez. I thought the left-pad stuff was mostly a joke. I had to read a Node library today, and this was one of the dependencies.

That's it. That's the whole library.

There are few pieces of software that piss me off as much as the Windows SDK does.

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I'm personally leaning toward waiting until DEF CON 30 since I'm due for a pretty significant pay increase next year

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