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Hi, I'm Eli --

I live in Maine, where I like to spend time with my family, cook, hike, and read rule-books for table-top rpgs like Follow, and Lady Blackbird.

I enjoy playing with Raspberry Pis, micro controllers, JavaScript, Common LISP, Emacs and a whole heap of other webby-techy things.

I work as a software developer responsible for web development and quality assurance testing. I very much like to write documentation.

Whereas toy cars are aspirational objects, it is about right that the grocery store nearest to my house has a display filled with mid-2000s Toyota Camrys...with sun roofs.

~ whispers ~

ᵗʰᵉ ˢᵖᶤʳᶤᵗ ᵒᶠ ᶠʳᵉᵉ ˢᵖᵉᵉᶜʰ ᶤˢ ᵗᵒ ᵖʳᵒᵗᵉᶜᵗ ᵗʰᵉ ᵘᶰᵈᵉʳᵖʳᶤᵛᶤˡᵉᵍᵉᵈ ᵃᶰᵈ ᶰᵒᵗ ᵗᵒ ˢʰᶤᵉˡᵈ ᵗʰᵉᶤʳ ᵒᵖᵖʳᵉˢˢᵒʳˢ

Dumplings are the greatest airport food. 🥟 ✈️

#tech Android becoming a little less useful without Google Show more

This week’s link log!

Derrida makes an appearance, albeit thankfully brief.

Is pagination broken?

Why is the most recent page 1? Shouldn’t the oldest, or “first?” page be 1 — working up, towards the present? This way paginated urls could remain consistent. If something shows up on page 4, it’ll always be on page 4 forever and ever.

pro of working from home: eating tater tots at my desk

con of working from home: eating tater tots at my desk

I had no ideas there were *so* many playsets for Fiasco...

"No problem, I'm updating the entry in the database now..."

:is eaten by the Rat King, never to be seen again. Postgres burps:

(GrafX2 is awesome, but I'd love something a bit more limiting...a la realizing I should probs just use Pico-8)

I drew this terrible boat using GrafX2. Looking for suggestions for applications a bit better suited to creating pixel art. Linux, macOS, or (last resort) iOS. Many thanks.

I know it isn't the new hotness, but, you all...I really really like jQuery

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Lazer Pizza!!

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