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TIL: you can create a Python class that has immutable variables by overriding the __setattr__ function

@NeuroWinter “the team of 5 million are excluding those expats overseas” what a ridiculous statement, of course there is a difference between people here and who are not.

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@NeuroWinter honestly if we do move it feels more like a political move more than a public safety consideration. But hey I’m no expert

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Moment of truth for Auckland to see if we move alert levels !

Imagine if you woke up with memories from your point of view when you appeared in other people’s dreams that night

So I’m in the market for a new laptop (or mini pc) has anyone had good experiences with system76 or am I best to go for a lenovo?

Fash got hacked 

This is truly beautiful... Epik fail.
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Darkest Dungeon mechanics remain the most useful schema for my own mental health.

like this morning i read a custody case file that instantly put me into a stress check, i failed, and now i'm going to spend the rest of the day cursing at people and stealing things until i can go home and whip myself.

New book day - I’ve had a lot of people recommend this to me, and I’ve been reading James Clear’s newsletters for a while now. Let’s hope the book is good as everyone says it is !

Analog composite video simulation (for retro video-like video production):

github.com/joncampbell123/comp

"the reason for this project is to provide the internet a better simulation of composite video-based emulation, especially for the rash of people on YouTube who all have their own ideas on what VHS artifacts looks like"

Who in their right mind uses “_fn” in a variable name to signify “file name” I automatically read fn as function !

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