If you run Arch and are annoyed by kernel upgrades removing the running kernel's modules, I've updated a script to keep them around: https://github.com/pushcx/archlinux-update-modules
Really interesting interview + research of how misinformation propagates between mass media and social media: https://www.lawfareblog.com/lawfare-podcast-yochai-benkler-mass-media-disinformation-campaigns Picked up the book to read.
"Ah yes, this explains that odd extra log message I figured I'd look at after the bug... five hours ago."
tx JKirchartz on twitter for pointing this out
Everything in this story is incredible, but this section is especially notable as a sign that a journalist is doing some of the finest work possible in the face of complete institutional failure. https://www.ft.com/content/745e34a1-0ca7-432c-b062-950c20e41f03
One time I helped a group of devs at a trade school solve a design issue and one said to the other, "See, that's why I wanted to invite Peter, because he's been programming longer than you've been alive." These surprise milestones knock me on my ass.
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