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dont talk to me until ive had my the gift of language


One place I use it is on the cli when the source and dest is the same file, like

shuf fourletter.txt|sponge fourletter.txt

TIL sponge(1), part of moreutils! Handy when you want to "soak up" all stdin before doing something with the output. It's also a super convenient way to "atomically" update a file via a temp + rename operation. Thanks @Sandra!

Today I used a cadadadr but don't worry, it was to find the second thing of the second thing of the second thing.

I’m going to logoff and play Tetris until I'm so tired that I can escape the curse of consciousness. ↯93DEC

Oh neat, you can set the default SSH port in (even if you're not using the built-in SSH server) and that setting is reflected in URLs across the app. I should have changed this ages ago

I think pedestrian lights at crosswalks should change for pedestrians basically immediately upon pressing the button.

If it's not public transit, it should have to yield to people outside cars. :bancars:

We have no fate but the fate we are given 🤦🏻‍♀️
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embellished with all the gay flags of all the known nations of the world

me: "i don't believe in 'cringe'"
somebody: *talks excitedly about all the airports they've visited*

@dockers i hope you have some good things on your birthday today <3

The Bionic Buddy charm in the new Apex Legends event is pretty cute

The Bionic Buddy charm in the new Apex Legends event is pretty cute

I'm still traumatized by the Large Marge scene in Pee Wee's Big Adventure

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