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Saturday, May 14th, 2022

People sitting around in the dappled sunshine on the green grass in a park with the distinctive Indian-inspired architecture of the Brighton Pavilion in the background, all under a clear blue sky.

Brighton in the sun.

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Checked in at Loam. Coffee and a sandwich — with Jessica

Friday, May 13th, 2022

A close-up of a microphone in a practice room. In the background, a guitar player tunes up and a bass player waits to start.

Time to go play some songs with @SalterCane.

Thursday, May 12th, 2022

Fuzzy blobs of orange light in the shape of ring.

Watching the livestream of @KLBouman introducing us to @EHTelescope’s image of Sagittarius A*—amazing!

Wednesday, May 11th, 2022

A fiddler, a flute player, and a button accordion player playing around a table with pints of beer on it.

Playing tunes.

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Checked in at Jolly Brewer. Session 🎶☘️🎻 — with Jessica

Monday, May 9th, 2022

Replying to a tweet from @css

Ah, memories!

It was 18 years ago that @Clagnut introduced the idea:

https://clagnut.com/blog/348/

(Not that he—or anyone else—would recommend it these days!)

Sunday, May 8th, 2022

Jessica standing under a blue sky a green sea on one side and white chalk cliffs on the other. Jessica sitting on a green hillside under a blue sky.

By land and by sea.

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Walking through the countryside to the seaside.

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Checked in at Ovingdean Gap Cafe. Stopping for an ice lolly, a nice cup tea and a sit down — with Jessica

Friday, May 6th, 2022

Checked in at Baker Street Coffee. Flat whites — with Jessica map

Checked in at Baker Street Coffee. Flat whites — with Jessica

> I wanna build a spaceship, go to the Moon, salvage all the junk that’s up there, bring it back and sell it. https://twitter.com/reel_geek/status/1521580826537910275

I wanna build a spaceship, go to the Moon, salvage all the junk that’s up there, bring it back and sell it.

https://twitter.com/reel_geek/status/1521580826537910275

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

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Checked in at Jolly Brewer. Duelling banjos! — with Jessica

Replying to a tweet from @ppk

That tracks with what I wrote about in the sequel to that post:

https://adactio.com/journal/19029

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022

Giving blood. 💉🩸

https://blood.co.uk

Monday, May 2nd, 2022

Reading East West Street by Philippe Sands.

Buy this book

Sunday, May 1st, 2022

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Checked in at The Bugle Inn. Sunday afternoon session ☘️🎶🎻 — with Jessica

Saturday, April 30th, 2022

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Got a good haul of vintage sci-fi classics: Christopher Priest, Brian Aldiss, and Leigh Brackett.

Friday, April 29th, 2022

Replying to a tweet from @dfkaye

That makes total sense for a codebase that lives on your own machine or a server. But applied to client-side code it means the user has to download a library to satisfy a developer’s convenience.

“Don’t build what your users can download”

Thursday, April 28th, 2022

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Went to church to see @LowTheBand.

❤️🎶