For all it’s trying, the Internet today still hasn’t topped Homestar Runner.

Looks like I need to start using makechrootpkg so I can verify that I've got all the right dependencies defined in my PKGBUILD's from now on.

BHB2007: A Baby Binary Star in Formation

Image Credit: ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO), F. O. Alves et al. #APoD

Life on the Internet:

Person A: Here are my thoughts. Am I wrong on this?

Person B: Actually, maybe.

Person A: No, *you’re* wrong!

The whole world starts to look like Fox News when we give up the assumption of good faith in those we disagree with

One of my great fears for the fediverse is that it becomes this alternative echo chamber where genuine questions are shut down and silenced in the same manner as trolling and hate speech

We all deserve to feel safe here, and for some of us that will mean safety to ask hard questions

The way China is flexing recently (to say nothing of the hostility journalists are facing stateside), they probably *should* worry

‪It’s also why I think “architect” is a better descriptor for software practitioners than “engineer”‬

This is basically the reasoning that lead me to conclude that lumping software in with the other engineering disciplines is problematic

The annoying thing about roff is that the answer is always simpler than you think.

That was not my experience with TeX.

Achievement unlocked: Navigating the command line using Ctrl codes instead of arrow keys

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