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.” — 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.” — 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.” — Beatty 🔥
    • “Tonight, bums on the outside, libraries inside.” — Granger
  2. “An Essay on Criticism” — 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 crêpes 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.” 🤔
  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飛機場的10:30, 別問很可怕, 與浪之間, 成大新生晚會
  10. Move over, Ramanujan!” 🤣

“This group, unlike other seditions in the past—seditions are aimed to overthrow a government—this is really unique in its insanity. It is a seditious movement to keep the government. Why would you do that? Why don’t you just form a cheering squad, stand outside the palace, and clap?”

—Foreign Secretary Teddy Locsin Jr.

Some things I noticed 08/26/2020:
  1. We can tax the unrealized gain if it is financed or monetized.
  2. One of the saplings will remain in the same location to become the ‘new’ Old Apple Tree over the years.
  3. Diablo lead programmer David Brevik break down the genesis and development of a PC hack & slash masterpiece
  4. when we layer neurons together, the non-linearity of the activation function adds up and we can model really complex decision boundaries
  5. approximately every fifth patient that was hospitalized was admitted to the ICU and had some degree of disorders of consciousness
  6. It is well known in the Philippines that the CPP supported Duterte when he won the presidency in 2016 and staged rallies in his support.” 🍿
  7. risks high between now and US election, as both Trump and Xi confront intersection of domestic politics, national security, crisis management.
  8. distinct gait of ancient tetrapods; lateral-sequence walk; legs on one side move in succession, rear then foreleg, alternating with the opposite side.
  9. Often focusing on those new to an area, or who have recently undergone some personal or professional loss.😅
  10. Beabadoobee — She Plays Bass 🌶

Some things I noticed 08/25/2020:
  1. Previously classified documentary video of Tsar Bomba nuke test
  2. It’s a bit like you with your Jesus, except for us, Jesus would also be a member of the family.
  3. over southern Atlantic Ocean, an unusually weak spot in magnetic field allows charged particles from the Sun to dip closer than normal
  4. few more impressive than Blaeu Atlas; printed 1644, three volumes 276 hand-colored lithographs that mapped the known world. All missing.
  5. i want to say i hesitated, but i was nine and drunk on power and i simply did it.” 😆
  6. If people expect Asean to choose sides they are going to be disappointed.
  7. As we all know, Bacon is unhealthy.” 🥓
  8. Reagan tells Soviet jokes
  9. Trolley is out of control
  10. the peggies「センチメートル」