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I discovered this because of a 4.4 MB(!) class file in the SQLite JDBC connector.

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I just discovered the worst thing.

There is a Java program which aims to run "any application written in C, C++, Fortran, or any other language supported by GCC" in pure Java.

How does it do this? They emulate a MIPS CPU in Java, and then feed the entire program (hardcoded as a string constant!) to the virtual CPU.

holy shit, 시몽 just made a project for a Wayland hangul input method editor.

I might switch back to swaywm...

language prescriptivism 

hill i will die on: the plural of 'emoji' is 'emoji'

Can't remember the word for this. 

There is a psychological phenomina where people who are close to someone idealogically but are percieved to have made a mistake or failing can recieve a disproportionate amount of criticism; especially when compared to those more diserving of the same criticism.

As if people who are close but not quite equivalent to us on an idealogical spectrum are somehow more dissapointing to us than our idealogical opposites.

What is this called?

re: music 

holy shit, this band is amazing.

this is "Blood and Money" by the orion experience:

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rustup plugin that plays 'safety dance' when you are installing a toolchain

Hey FEDIVERSE 🌏

2 people are currently working on an #opensource federated #reddit alternative, called #lemmy.
They need some open source #developers to help them enable the federating function.. #activitypub

BOOST to help development...

dev.lemmy.ml/post/29164

queer theory(??), shitpost 

is playing the bass guitar a bisexual thing?

it feels like a bisexual thing for some reason

someone explain

Today I found out that you can't use CSS variables in `@media` queries.

I guess I should start using a preprocessor?

im macho enough to wear a dress without feeling my gender threatened

re: music 

oh yes, I forgot to mention:

BRADIO stands for 'Break the Rule, and Do Image On'.

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music 

Let me introduce you to BRADIO:

- japanese funk rock band
- awesome
- fans are called "funky party people", don't you want to be a funky party person?

here's a song: youtube.com/watch?v=CFsGqTGJod

programming, sad 

Why am I only good at languages which are interpreted, or compiled to bytecode that gets interpreted by a big runtime :(

I want to write something and emit a nice binary, but all the languages I know well are horrible for this.

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