Oakland Teachers Striek Pol Show more

@Felthry Initial Public Offering, aka the first steps to being on the stock market.

@agony Well, they'll have to make decisions that not only benefit them (which they do now) but also decisions that benefit their stockholders. So they'll likely try to take over more of the Google image search space.

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Apparently Pinterest has secretly filed for an IPO.

Expect sourcing any image on the internet to become a lot more difficult.

@sbjohnsrpi For me it was Scheme and functional language ideas. Suddenly I realized that a lot of what I learned about JavaScript could be attributed to "holding it wrong".

I think all of those years of people trying to make JavaScript into an Object Oriented Language really set things back for me. It doesn't do OO well at all.

@noelle "Actually, I'm not a slug, I'm a snail. See the shell?"

Confirming a wire transfer from my Credit Union to an escrow account. They call me up to ask some questions to verify:

Them: "When did you open your account?"
Me: "When was Occupy again?"

FTR: They had a huge number of new accounts during that time.

SF Fire Credit Union is great.

To experience peace does not mean that your life is always blissful. It means that you are capable of tapping into a blissful state of mind amidst the normal chaos of a hectic life. ~ Jill Bolte Taylor

@Jookia yeah, it is. Was just playing it for a bit of comedy.

@lmorchard Maybe you're waiting for two weeks of patches to not have to deal with.

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Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more