OK, this is my favorite thing SlateStarCodex has ever done: https://slatestarcodex.com/2019/03/04/prospiracy-theories/
presenting true facts like they're insane conspiracy theories. what if Obama... ISN'T FROM AFRICA AT ALL? what if the GOVERNMENT had a SECRET RESEARCH PROGRAM to reach THE MOON in the 1960s?
The show how 1. any information is more appealing when presented as SECRETS THEY DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW and also 2. a lot of true facts about the world are pretty weird.
The red MSpaint arrows are a nice touch.
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hey we're hoping to hire a #clojure programmer (with some frontend experience) for our distributed team at work:
it's a great team and you should give it a shot if you're a skills fit. work from anywhere in the US/Canada on a team that's structured as remote-first, not just remote-allowed.
happy to answer any questions.
From this excellent article: https://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/b1db3jy3201d38/The-MBA-Myth-and-the-Cult-of-the-CEO
Chart of the day: Equity returns by CEO MBA program
dear collective mind,
how would i generate such a diagram from a git repository?
(found this diagram in the mpv wiki)
Very good discussion of the implications (and non-implications) of serverless cold starts by Yan Cui https://hamburg.serverlessdays.io/speakers/yan-cui/ at #serverlessham
GitHub Introduces Draft Pull Requests
(submitted by nickvanw)
TIL – Using conditional entries in .gitconfig to automatically manage #git identities based on the working directory. Nice!
Kinky Labor Supply and the Attention Tax http://devonzuegel.com/post/kinky-labor-supply-and-the-attention-tax