Politics, Bezos, National Enquirer, Extortion Show more
Nothing new here, but this Slate article covers pretty much everything we know right now about the National Enquirer's extortion of Jeff Bezos and the potential political ramifications. Nice short read for the perplexed. https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2019/02/jeff-bezos-american-media-national-enquirer-blackmail.html
So, what is Stack Overflow actually good for? Well, they have the numbers to show they've helped a million developers figure out how to exit from #VIM. https://stackoverflow.blog/2017/05/23/stack-overflow-helping-one-million-developers-exit-vim/
The metal chair that’s in every restaurant. https://www.vox.com/the-goods/2019/1/31/18204407/metal-chair-cafe-restaurant-tolix-marais
Ever wonder about those chairs? Turns out all they are all copies and variations of a Tolix design from the 1930s. If you are looking to buy some, the search terms are 'Tolix' and 'Bistro'.
A note to Paul Ryan and Howard Schultz and everyone else who is going on and on about what is 'American' and what is not…
…I am a US Citizen, a veteran, and my family has been on this continent since the 17th century – YOU DON'T GET TO TELL ME WHAT IS 'AMERICAN' AND WHAT IS NOT.
You know what's not 'American'? Telling other people they don't measure up because they have different opinions.
Whenever you are past the edge, out in the wind, look for me.
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