Some things I noticed 08/31/2020:
  1. Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury Centennial Read-a-thon
    • “Pity, Montag, pity. Don’t haggle and nag them; you were so recently one of them yourself.” β€” Faber
    • “When I was young I shoved my ignorance in people’s faces. They beat me with sticks. If you hide your ignorance, no one will hit you and you’ll never learn.” β€” Faber
    • “Give a man a few lines of verse and he thinks he’s the Lord of all Creation. You think you can walk on water with your books.” β€” Beatty πŸ”₯
    • “Tonight, bums on the outside, libraries inside.” β€” Granger
  2. “An Essay on Criticism” β€” Alexander Pope
    • “A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring”
    • “Some valuing those of their own side or mind, Still make themselves the measure of mankind; Fondly we think we honour merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.”
    • “‘Tis best sometimes your censure to restrain, And charitably let the dull be vain”
    • “To err is human; to forgive, divine.”
  3. Protesters responded to a report that Jeff Bezos is the first man to be worth $200 billion by building a guillotine in front of his house.
  4. I’ll never be a professor or an actor or write a book, and my crΓͺpes are so-so but not restaurant quality
  5. The goal is to force anyone who might want to compete with Amazon to put themselves in legal jeopardy.” πŸ€”
  6. Unless you are exploiting people and resources for personal gain at scale, you are not a capitalist.
  7. Kono said Esper had confirmed that the U.S.-Japan security treaty covered East China Sea islets, Senkaku in Japan, Diaoyu in China.
  8. Suplexocracy is the only legitimately awesome form of government.
  9. 163 braces β€” ι£›ζ©Ÿε ΄ηš„10:30, εˆ₯ε•εΎˆε―ζ€•, θˆ‡ζ΅ͺδΉ‹ι–“, ζˆε€§ζ–°η”Ÿζ™šζœƒ
  10. Move over, Ramanujan!” 🀣