Hello and welcome!

Norman Walsh maintains this site. It used to be for publishing software and resources but, twenty odd years in [yes, twenty!], those are mostly distributed elsewhere. There’s some archival stuff here and a few odds and ends. The activity stream is the only thing that’s regularly updated. Enjoy your stay. If you're interested in the stuff here, you may also be interested in norm's weblog. Or not. Only you can decide.

You can also find norm on Twitter, GitHub, Flickr (but see also his own site), the book of face (rarely), LinkedIn, Google+, and probably a dozen other places too.

And now, for your amusement:

Norm's activity stream

20 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @mj_lee: There is so much to discuss about Bloomberg's quip that perhaps some women "didn't like a joke I told." This is precisely how,…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ChuckWendig: WELP”—@ndw
[T] tweeted““Don’t retire broke,” the ad commands, “sign up for just $1!” I’m guessing if everyone signs up, the guy who ran the ad won’t retire broke.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @newsycombinator: BlurHash: Algorithm to generate compact representation of an image placeholder https://blurha.sh/”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @doctorow: If that's right, the implications are staggering. It basically means you shouldn't use ML in any situation where someone is i…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@ptexpat Yep. Same passenger, same crew.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@xchaotic Exactly. But that’s not the angle I had nor time to find it.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @scott_bot: Algorithms are used as a rhetorical shield that dissipates responsibility/blame and can obfuscate ulterior motives/biases, l…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ChuckWendig: More seriously, Warren was honestly inspiring on that stage, and please don't let any media efforts scrub her from that. S…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @brianschatz: Just spoke with some Senate republicans who are alarmed at the purges and retribution this week and are planning to finall…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @digby56: She took no prisoners.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Ten minutes to Swansea. Almost there.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @davidschneider: If only we could know why, 70 days after an election which was the excuse for non-publication, a Prime Minister whose p…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @umairh: “There’s Liz Warren — who should be feted and lionized as one of America’s most brilliant minds — being erased from the public…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Socialist_Chris: This is how they're planning to collapse the NHS of course. Ensure that the backbone of it simply doesn't exist by st…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @MistressLuce2: Would you guess from the headline that this man murdered his family in the most horrific way? STOP MINIMISING MALE VIOL…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @AoDespair: And this, good people, is why Warren Is my first choice. Progressive politics and a taste for the jugular in a political co…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoPaging Captain Obvious Paging Captain Obvious ”
[T] retweeted“RT @olivierthereaux: Worth repeating, frequently and loud, that developers are primarily world-model-builders, and code is but a small arte…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Scale. My plan was to fake a sense of scale by using focus blur to emulate the tilt-shift effect. Unfortunately, I… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1230460067134279680”—@ndw
[P] PhotoGWRGWR”
[T] tweeted“@philhawksworth Easily.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @CJRFund: Every country in the world is failing to shield children’s health and their futures from intensifying ecological degradation,…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @risj_oxford: "Without a public-sector broadcaster, we will —like America— see the growth of a gap between an informed elite and the res…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @DanRiffle: If billionaires payed taxes, we'd have a lot fewer poor people in need of their philanthropy.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @The_TUC: If you earned £5000 every hour of every day since the birth of Christ, you still wouldn't be as rich as Jeff Bezos. Alexa, re…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Carter_AndrewJ: If you have to train people to replace unskilled workers, they weren’t unskilled workers.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @GDRNorminton: Let's sort out our #Immigration terminology. On the left: 'low paid'. On the right: 'Low skilled'. https://t.co/KBYqEgC…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @blaine: 🤯 who could have predicted that post-brexit uk wasn't going to be a global leader in data protection? i'm shocked.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @frogofthe: 📅 19th February 2020 🏷 Instagram/frog.witch https://twitter.com/frogofthe/status/1230237404872794113/photo/1”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @harrysiegel: Bloomberg's non-disparagement clause lasts FOREVER: "during the employment period, and at all times thereafter, I will not…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@LinguaCelta “Yes.””—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@LinguaCelta In other news, I hold the world record for largest carbon footprint for a single load of laundry. I wo… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1230283986670440449”—@ndw
19 Feb 2020
[H] commented issue xproc/3.0-steps#356
[T] tweeted“Sometimes I have to make calls in public spaces. I feel guilty about it and do my best to speak quietly and keep th… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1230262490216484864”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“A complete and accurate summary of all 12 (twelve!) propositions on the TX Democratic ballot: treat all people with… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1230153322805501952”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“I assert that @numberphile is the best YouTube channel. Fight me. Also, there are insufficient adjectives expressin… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1230144678009462786”—@ndw
[P] PhotoUSB flash drives ascending Mt SpaceUSB flash drives ascending Mt Space”
[T] retweeted“RT @hermit_hwarang: This is exactly like how Zuckerberg set up a similar nice sounding thing that was really an LLC to fight for “criminal…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @hermit_hwarang: Jeff Bezos didn’t “donate” $10B to “fight climate change” he’s setting up a $10B venture called the “Bezos Earth Fund.”…”—@ndw
18 Feb 2020
[T] tweeted“@ediefr He turned off the meter while he was getting gas. I'm calling that a win.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ExistentialEnso: This is so hideously unacceptable”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“The part where the cab driver goes the wrong way and now there’s an unnecessary traffic hellscape between me and ho… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1229907123779317763”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@lmorchard I started putting them all in zip top bags before tossing them in “the cable drawer” years ago.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Rush hour home from the airport, but I think I got off lucky. Guy next to me left his driver’s license behind but t… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1229905071997177856”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@docum3nt I assume so: you must be given the absolute cheapest fare no matter what because ticket price is the only metric we care about.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Another_Europe: Very important point highlighted by @zoesqwilliams. The UK parliament has very little say over trade deals. The govern…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“XProc 3.0: Ready or Not. My presentation from XML Prague about XProc 3.0. https://so.nwalsh.com/2020/02/15/xproc-30”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Seats in coach should not recline. #travel #28C #ouch”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“That feeling when your corporate travel agent insists on booking you a “basic economy” fare to save $200 and it cos… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1229730403042430978”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“And goodbye, London! Next (scheduled) stop, AUS!”—@ndw
[P] PhotoAdditional baggage feeAdditional baggage fee”
[T] retweeted“RT @jamescummings: Moving to a subscription model would be death for the good bits of the BBC. The tories just want to slash and burn. I'd…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ianmiell: Am I the only person who misses the days of xml schemas? Trying to figure out how the yaml is supposed to be structured for…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @LouiseRawAuthor: Sabisky isn’t just ‘some geek’ with a dodgy ‘internet history’. He’s a full-on eugenicist who I discovered gave a pap…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @paimadhu: This is an amazing resource for avoiding gender bias in reference writing. I wish I had seen this when I started as an asst p…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoCheers, Heathrow!Cheers, Heathrow!”
17 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @AndrewGillum: The deadline to register to vote in the Florida primary is TOMORROW. Make your voice heard. Register to vote.* *And ma…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JamesGleick: Please listen to Walt.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Cool. In fact, not at all cool, and also a bit of a bland photograph. In my defense, I spent most of the day convin… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1229488506407473153”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ddale8: Trump's campaign manager tweeted a dramatic photo of Air Force One at Daytona, saying ".@realDonaldTrump won the #Daytona500 be…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @KentingtonC: Why do we always hear about how Jeff Bezos starting Amazon in a garage but never how his parents invested $300,000 into hi…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @123BeckyW: @akalamusic Jeff bezos is rich because of his workers.. Is he treating them fairly? Is he paying his share of tax? It isn't…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @karl_trotsky: This thread should worry us all. Taken together with contempt for and control of the media. Possible/probable Election in…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoTemperature control?Temperature control?”
[T] tweeted“Goodbye, Prague. It was lovely. See you next year! #XMLPrague”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @FightInequality: Can we reimagine a world where all of us are included and valued? We should. We must. The fight against inequality i…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @PatrioticMills: 10 years ago the federal minimum wage was increased to $7.25/hour & it hasn't been raised since. 📉$7.25 in 2009 is wor…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“I absolutely *love* calculations like this! https://twitter.com/drphiltill/status/1229209364751409153”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JasonOverstreet: Bloomberg didn’t enter the race in November to beat Trump. He entered to beat Warren after she’d taken her first lead…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ann_leckie: If you've got a mostly empty garage you can use for a business, you're already starting with an amount of money and other r…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @DrMRFrancis: today seems like a good day to bring this Stephen Jay Gould quote back https://twitter.com/DrMRFrancis/status/1229241499403071493/photo/1”—@ndw
16 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @JasonOverstreet: How much money could @ewarren raise in the next 24 hours if we truly all just said F*CK it and said enough of the corp…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @adamretter: Hero's=Heroines. Just in case you don't know me ;-)”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @adamretter: I would like to say a big thank you to everyone who made #xmlprague happen. A lovely time with lovely people. Thank you to…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @arclight: So the original version of the BCDIC character encoding had 48 characters: 10 digits, 26 letters, 1 space, and 11 'specials':…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @LindsayPB: Caffeine is toxic to birds, dogs, cats, and has strong adverse effects on molluscs, insects, and spiders. .... Coffee: *ev…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“I have fixed the link to the "last call" version of the #XProc steps specification, https://spec.xproc.org/lastcall-2020-02/head/steps/ #XMLPrague”—@ndw
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[H] pushed gh-pages in ndw/3.0-specification
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[H] pushed master in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] merged pull request in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] opened pull request in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] created branch fix-link in ndw/3.0-specification
[H] pushed gh-pages in xproc/3.0-specification
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[T] retweeted“RT @IanColdwater: Website: log in? Me: *pastes password stored in password manager* Website: wrong password Me: *goes back and does it agai…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoSunday morningSunday morning”
[T] retweeted“RT @RaniaKhalek: Here’s a video I made at @IntheNow_tweet almost two years ago. Is the US an Oligarchy? With Bloomberg buying the elect…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @4everNeverTrump: It's not everyday when a juror admits to being bribed.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @fascinatorfun: Don’t buy the Sun. Don’t read the Sun Do not fund hate.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JamieXML: Buy 'em some credit monitoring and walk away. Ignore stalker attacks, careers destroyed, shattered health as "outliers." Also…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Additional advice: if you can’t read it on your laptop screen from ~5m, your audience can’t read it either. https://twitter.com/dalapeyre/status/1228634162577408000”—@ndw
15 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @KatzOnEarth: Flying first (or a lot of non-US coach) is just a reminder that airlines could treat all their passengers like human being…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@ptexpat Could you clarify please, the best what, exactly?”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @KatzOnEarth: At least 15 children were burned to death in an illegal facility run by US citizens in a religious cult. The killers’ emba…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“I’ve never voluntarily upgraded any OS on any device. Clean installs only. https://twitter.com/docum3nt/status/1228812950535901185”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@XSLT_knowmad As long as your expectation for how many weeks are in a "next" isn't an especially small number...”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @gimsieke: XProc for the win! (in this case, a medium-complex “patch-Schematron-messages-back-into-docx” pipeline). Colin Mackenzie at #…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“The core of my Emacs appearance is https://github.com/kunalb/poet”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Turns out moving the #XProc step spec into a separate repository has complicated publishing the last call draft. Th… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1228688568534650882”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@fgeorges @emacs It's a literate Org-mode file, but I haven't put it online. I'll add a TODO.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@CerstinMahlow Yeah. I haven't yet been able to sort out what the fontification error is. It appears to be associat… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1228680126386319360”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@CerstinMahlow Yep.”—@ndw
[H] opened pull request in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] opened pull request in xproc/3.0-steps
[T] tweeted“@speedata @gimsieke Interesting. So p:pipeline was a mistake. We did take that out!”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@dalapeyre Fewer characters is always better.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“DemoJam winners: Steven Pemberton (It’s Conference Time!), Phil Fearon (VSCode and XSLT 3.0 Semantic Highlighting),… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1228627995692236800”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@dalapeyre Good point! Will post!”—@ndw
[H] pushed gh-pages in ndw/3.0-test-suite
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[P] PhotoPrague cranesPrague cranes”
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[H] created branch steps-lastcall in ndw/3.0-specification
[H] created branch lastcall-2020-02 in ndw/steps
[H] pushed gh-pages in ndw/3.0-specification
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[T] retweeted“RT @Jalalapeno: This might be the most talented man in the world that shit blew my mind https://twitter.com/Jalalapeno/status/1228258301378531328/video/1”—@ndw
14 Feb 2020
[T] tweeted“Excellent talk by @Kandura. Brain bending XPath expressions. #XMLPrague”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@_james_fuller Also, my talk is tomorrow :-P”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @LinguaCelta: @aljopainter They say "When all you have is a hammer, every problem looks like a nail" - but I think this was more "When y…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @LinguaCelta: "XSLT is what I know best, so it's the first place I look, whether appropriate or not!" - adds that XSLT is XML-aware, so…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“David's talk has me thinking about the table processing problems in prose markup; wondering if xsl:iterate is reaso… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1228326147194310657”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @adamretter: Hehe "I'm not a Computer Scientist"... now let me science you up! I can recommend that David Birnbaum's full paper is well…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoDouble espresso Double espresso ”
[T] tweeted“"July 28-31...which is very early in August." *blush*”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@_james_fuller Not my fault. Piss off, mate.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@amyvdh Oh! Sorry Amy, it was in good fun but I left out the context. I even got a GML t-shirt out of it. No harm d… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1228302125157044226”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“I’ve been singled out as a grumpy old man. I might be a bit cross about that.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@dalapeyre I chuckled.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@aljopainter @michaelhkay It's not an accident that neither the Open Office nor the Microsoft Office XML formats ha… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1228284816812134400”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@aljopainter @michaelhkay XML would be a lot simpler without it.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@michaelhkay @aljopainter Trivial, yes, but useful? #xmlprague”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“90 minute standups. You're doing it wrong.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @LinguaCelta: Some Welsh you need today: cariad - /'karjad/ - love (noun) rwy'n dy garu di - /rʊɪn də ˈgariː diː/ - I love you am byth…”—@ndw
[T] favorited“@ndw <para role=“title”>”—@dauwhe
[T] tweeted“What’s more romantic than Valentine’s Day at #XMLPrague? Wrong answers only.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @GothamGirlBlue: But the key to becoming a billionaire is never making an investment you can’t profit from. Why would they just do good…”—@ndw
13 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @BadAstronomer: Satan: This trackpad is too heavy and hard to use with my long claws. But how else can I keep my spreadsheet updated of…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @EFF: Copyright bots like Content ID are tools and, like any tool, can be easily abused. https://www.eff.org/takedowns/ten-hours-static-gets-five-copyright-notices”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@richardigp Many XHTML people are lovely, but I meant what I said.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @mkraetke: Erik Siegel's XProc 3.0 Programmer Reference will soon be published by XML Press. #xmlprague https://xmlpress.net/publications/xproc-3-0/ https://…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @doctorow: AOC Introduces Bill to Ban Fracking Nationwide https://www.nationalreview.com/news/aoc-introduces-bill-to-ban-fracking-nationwide/ Go @AOC! The pretence that shale gas is sustainable i…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @FelixMorenoIbi: @euronews @cantavest @EU_Social Europe is rich, wealth should be used to give dignity to old people till they die, not…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @mholzschlag: Gratitude recitation: @W3C brought a lot of people to my gratitude work. May you always have: A @StevenPemberton when…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoHotel Aris...Hotel Aris...”
12 Feb 2020
[T] tweeted“XML people are best. That is all.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @RBReich: Friends, I cannot overstate how dangerous this is. Under William Barr's stewardship, the Justice Department has become nothing…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Castro4Congress: Dear Media: Stop sidelining @ewarren. Everyone can see what you’re doing.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @lvdjgarcia: …and CNN will gladly give airtime to those who celebrate it #Bastards”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@Wolfgang_Schi It’s what the spammer’s email generator produced, I’ve no idea why. Or what, the whole thing is in Greek, I think.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @crschmidt: As far as I know, there's only two candidates still in the race who have suggested that they would move to eliminate all pri…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JillFilipovic: Bill Barr is unfit for office. He is not upholding his sworn oath to the constitution of the United States. He must go.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@webfoundation No one has yet attempted to answer my question about what it means that some of the worst offenders… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1227602382034481152”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @NBCNews: NEW: Russia interfered in Western elections in 2019 and is likely to do so again in 2020, an assessment by the Estonian Foreig…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @sarahkendzior: Thread. Pay attention to this and other overlap between Trump and Bloomberg -- who must be vetted MUCH more. They share…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @_james_fuller: whenever I learn how to do something in CloudFormation - I feel like I am not learning anything of lasting value eg. ju…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“BA 856: The #XMLPrague express: me, @LinguaCelta, @michaelhkay, @Debbie_Lockett, Nigel Whitaker, plus at least one… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1227601209097367552”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @BrigidSchulte: I hate annual performance reviews. Love the idea of subbing with weekly check ins. Less psychological trauma. More effec…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @BernaMeaden: The new *daily* allowance for peers in the House of Lords is £323. The *monthly* allowance for a single person over 25 on…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @zaynahjpg: What Zarah Sultana is doing is showing you how cheaply backbench MPs have been and continue to be bought. It's embarrassing.…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @gasproni: It seems many programmers haven’t learned some important lessons yet.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @evacide: Gee, maybe back doors for law enforcement aren’t a good idea.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@MalJayaram @glynwintle Senior engineers in meetings: that’s your job.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @MalJayaram: How many pointless #meetings and poorly conceived #projects could be killed/recalibrated/energised if more people could say…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @LouisatheLast: Hey everyone who liked Warren best but voted for a man because you think a woman can't get elected: you're the problem”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Next (scheduled) stop, Prague! #XMLPrague, here we come!”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @The_Corres: Our efforts to fight poverty are often based on the misconception that people must pull themselves up out of the mire. But…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @BigBrotherWatch: 🚨 OFCOM & Online Harms regulation: To be clear the Government is making private companies legally resposible for what…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jvehent: This is a subset of the dependency graph of NPM's react-scripts package. It has 895,708 sub-dependencies. That's right: when y…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“With Gove announcing the end of free trade, there are bound to be massive projects to build and operate border cont… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1227578054073081856”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JillFilipovic: Can we just do an extra-super Tuesday where every registered Democratic in the country casts their ballot on the same da…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@jirkakosek I’m a speaker at #xmlprague and I approve of this message.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @RobGMacfarlane: Calling walkers, cartophiles, citizen geographers & lovers of footpaths/rights of way: the ⁦@RamblersGB⁩ today launches…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @KylePlantEmoji: What's the over/under on him staying in Also I've never gambled before, what does over/under mean Also who is Deval P…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @GothamGirlBlue: They want the policy but they won’t vote on it. That lets me know that their understanding is facile and their commitme…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoAttachmentsAttachments”
[T] retweeted“RT @SoothSinger: @glassesandcape @jasonintrator Hard agree. We have given up on a liberal arts education as civic preparation and instead v…”—@ndw
11 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @robgillezeau: If you're reporting on #WetsuwetenStrong and simply framing the situation as a pipeline dispute you're missing the poin…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @UpgradeCambMA: Comcast is using the exorbitant fees they charge us in #CambMA to support the Republican National Committee. Build munic…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @PostCultRev: HEADLINE: How The Demise of a Once Popular Business Shows How the Internet Has Changed American Retail FIVE PARAGRAPHS IN…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @bopanc: Exclusive: ⁦@Huawei⁩ can covertly access mobile networks through back doors meant for law enforcement, U.S. tells allies in bid…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @dhmspector: Is that some kind of rhetorical question?”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @brianbeutler: It's not too late for the reporters who professed to believe Republicans when they pretended to be outraged that Bill Cli…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @BFriedmanDC: Honestly the saddest thing about people talking about the "death of our democracy" is that everyone seems so resigned. No…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @brianschatz: So for those of you who with a day job, here’s what happened: Roger Stone gets recommended for 7-9 years for his crimes. T…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @tarah: Dudes: nah you’re good without a college degree. Just hit a lot of code tutorials and do a talk at a con, w/e My ladies: I have…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @MattGlassman312: The chaos in the Democratic primary must be causing some real headaches for whoever at the White House is leading up t…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @fightfor15: Unions exist so that corporations can't exploit us and sweep problems under the rug. It can't keep happening. #UnionsForA…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @WandaWyporska: Errrmmmm....”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @axel_hexed: I re-installed an RSS reader because it's 2020 and blogs are good, actually”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JamesGleick: Trump is pouring money into the military and bragging about it. But he’s carving out an exception for one specific adversa…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @UN_Women: If you’re reading this tweet, you’re holding a device that was made in a sector dominated by men. Let’s end the systematic ba…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @KevinMKruse: (taps mic) (clears throat) Exit polls are not real polls and you should ignore them.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @NMamatas: It's important to remember that the editorial function is to make either great big suggestions, such as "Throw this away and…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @waltshaub: This is a lie. They had no interest in this in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 or 2019. They have no interest in question…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@JimSaiya @LinguaCelta @nigel_callaghan I think the "blush" is artistic license on the part of the author, but nevermind.”—@ndw
[P] PhotoPlain planePlain plane”
[T] retweeted“RT @smartereveryday: As we approach the 2020 election season. Look out for "nudges" to hate. It is a fact that the internet is being manip…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jasnell: This man is a moron.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jasnell: Um. No.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Nik_Gunn: I repeat: Ranking courses according to earnings and potentially depriving certain subjects* of student loans will entrench p…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @LancasterUCU: @LancasterUCU calls for all research funders (charities, foundations, research councils etc) to be informed about pay ded…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @OxfordDiplomat: In case this sneaks under the radar with all the Scotland - Northern Ireland bridge distraction. Gove tells businesses…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @timoreilly: It says a lot about today's idea of what matters in the economy that Japan is seen as a failure, while the US is a success.…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @fietsprofessor: Two European cities (left: Helsinki; right: Oslo) have zero children, pedestrians & cyclists dying in traffic. All cit…”—@ndw
10 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @waltshaub: We're in the phase where: -Trump fires witnesses, whistleblowers -Senators smear witnesses, spread McCarthy-ite rumors about…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @OhNoSheTwitnt: Still not over the fact that Trump is so shady he not only fired a guy for being honest about him, he fired the guy’s br…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Otto_English: Taking back control from unelected bureaucrats in Brussels to put it in the hands of your girlfriend and an unelected bur…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@FeargalHogan @laurendw @docum3nt No clue, sorry.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @janetifimust: Before we share/put up/whatever all those motivational posters, can we please consider the message they give? 'Just choo…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @slpng_giants: And yet, not enough to listen to hundreds of employees of diverse backgrounds who have asked them to stop advertising on…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @dhh: I wish journalists would stop repeating the adtech talking point of “relevant ads”. It’s a deceptive euphemism for targeted ads, w…”—@ndw
09 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @scalzi: I worked my way through school and worked afterward to pay off loans, and pay full freight for my kid to go to school. Bite me,…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Pinboard: The chief criticism of this scenario is that it's not crazy and stupid enough to fit with the times”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @moreati: Déjà vi - the feeling you've edited this line of code before "Déjà vu" - the feeling you've encoded this unicode string befo…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @brooklynmarie: @kriswernowsky @KatzOnEarth I did warn of the danger of letting the far right and disinformation purveyors setting the l…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@LinguaCelta It’s also creepy AF. Leave my wife alone, Geoff.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @carterforva: 1) what the HELL is this? 2) I went to his website to check if the screenshot was un-altered, and I couldn't because you h…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @gnomeicide: @ProMED_mail ...so, brass tacks. Its spread by coughs and sneezes. Use. A. Hanky. Don't touch things and then put your fing…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Sioflynn: exactly what I've been researching, documenting, & writing about for years. 'Anonymized' Data Is Meaningless Bullshit https:/…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @HijaDe2Madre: The amount of people that advocate for “just ask for access” is exhausting For the millionth time if you have to ask for…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @dcuthbert: Denying paste in password fields is just such a monumental dick move. It shows your lack of knowledge and insight into how…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Lull in the storm. I don’t think mine is the only #mbfeb taking today’s theme from the wild and windy weather in Wa… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1226615059499167744”—@ndw
[P] PhotoLull in the stormLull in the storm”
[H] opened issue in luisgerhorst/virtual-auto-fill
08 Feb 2020
[T] tweeted“@robinberjon Yes. +1E06”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @robinberjon: I think this is everything that needs to be said about Google's Turtledove. The browser should work for the user, not the…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @patrickDurusau: Vet has us putting mineral oil in our dog's eyes before bathing to avoid shampoo irritation. Would the same work, at le…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @RobynVinter: Person at an event: oh hi, I know you from twitter Me: ...sorry remind me? Person: *says his name, full job title, things…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @GlennyRodge: Top Tip: Don't name your kids after places, objects or things you see on the internet Me: Sorry son, it seemed like a goo…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@wellformedness This is a wug. Now there is another one. Now there are two of them. There are two more details abou… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1226285767108055040”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @DrJessTaylor: Don’t drug women’s drinks. Don’t date rape women. Don’t target women who are on their own. Be a good human. Fuck sake.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @huwbbc: Or put another way: bilingual children are at an educational advantage? 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 https://inews.co.uk/news/education/gcses-students-immigrant-background-native-speaking-1392113”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @EFF: Government use of face surveillance technology chills free speech, threatens residents’ privacy, and amplifies historical bias in…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @MageOfSolitude: Women don't want to look like Bond girls, women want to look like spectral figures coming out of the fog with their pac…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @PrivacyProject: “Without oversight, it is inconceivable that tactics turned against undocumented immigrants won’t eventually be turned…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @gaywonk: Matthews isn’t going to be held accountable for losing his mind on national television. Because in American media, peddling…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @shelleypowers: @paulkrugman I'm not the conspiracy theory type, but can we trust the figures put out by government anymore?”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @krisbeverlin: This week the FBI officially raised the terror threat of White Nationalism to the same threat level as ISIS and almost no…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @massimoragnedda: The statistics mantra "Correlation does NOT mean Causation" explained with an example. https://twitter.com/FisioAso/status/1223898634225356800/video/1”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @CSVConference: CSVconf will be at University of California, Washington Center in Washington DC May 13-14 2020 for more talks about data…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @EthicsInBricks: Prof: I think everyone can hear me, I don’t need the microphone right, you people in the back? Me (from the back): Th…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@docum3nt Great Western Rail most recently.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ttso: Detailed, super interesting, frank, and well done. My take from their many important daily maintenance jobs (at least while in th…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ashleyfeinberg: it's very fun to make fun of cillizza for being an idiot but it's important to remember that, in addition to being a co…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@dentjw “Ed Balls””—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @BBCRadio4: In 1965 a dam was built and a Welsh-speaking village drowned - to provide water for Liverpool. https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000dxt1?ns_mchannel=social&ns_source=twitter&ns_campaign=bbc_radio_4&ns_linkname=radio_and_music”—@ndw
[P] PhotoFuller’s London PrideFuller’s London Pride”
[P] PhotoPaddington StationPaddington Station”
[T] tweeted“I’m not saying there aren’t new trains on the London to Norwich route, I’m just saying I didn’t get any. Ah, well. Maybe next time!”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“That thing where you can't login to public WiFi with Firefox because it's all so broken: broken certificates, TLSv1… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1226079887519309824”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Small child at public piano in train station: “Awww, it’s locked!” Daddy: “Awww, why is it locked!?” Me: thinking to self, “to save us all.””—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @matvelloso: And you think you're a big deal because you can ssh into your container... https://www.inverse.com/science/nasa-brings-voyager-2-fully-back-online-11.5-billion-miles-from-earth”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @hackylawyER: Stop asking "who owns your data?" and start asking "who has the means to exploit it?"”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@zachdcarter @KatzOnEarth There’s “beyond-fox-news-level” crazy? What evidence do you have for this conjecture?”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @dnovatchev: Watch all my 3 courses for free this weekend: XSLT 2.0 and 1.0 Foundations: https://www.pluralsight.com/courses/xslt-foundations-part1 The Evolution of XPat…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @AbeFroman: I’m now following this guy for this one thread alone. Take a minute to read this; you won’t be disappointed. 😂 #DemDebate #…”—@ndw
07 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @holman: Was working on a an app with next.js + apollo + docker + ruby-graphql. Finally ended up pulling all that out and just went with…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @KevinMKruse: "War is Peace. Freedom is Slavery. Ignorance is Strength."”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @KatzOnEarth: Hard to overestimate how certain I am that Trump is going to rig the election”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @MorganicInk: Sometimes I'm scared I don't know what the fuck I'm doing. Sometimes people who are far more experienced than me all say t…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @yemeen: Smooth criminal implies the existence of a k-times differentiable criminal”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ptexpat: Best use of AI ever”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ChuckWendig: you all staying hydrated are you petting some pets maybe finding a cupcake or a Slim Jim or whatever you wanna eat are you…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @AmyMcGrathKY: Reminder: Mitch McConnell took more money from Big Pharma than any other member of Congress in the last year. There is no…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @DrJasonJohnson: Doesn't matter if you like Warren or not, THIS is how a candidate should respond when there are systematic issues of ra…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jasonhickel: If income distribution ratios in the US had remained unchanged in the decades after 1979, the bottom 80% of American house…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @SteelToeTruth: Wanna hear something completely " suspicious " ? I'm at the County Clerks Office to check on my voter's registration .…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoGulls, aboveGulls, above”
[H] pushed master in ndw/xproc-mode
[H] created branch master in ndw/xproc-mode
[H] created repository ndw/xproc-mode
06 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @KhristiLauren: Just because there’s an opening in your schedule doesn’t mean you’re free. Everything doesn’t need to be filled up and d…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jirkakosek: @barefootliam @ZacharyNDean +1 and please note that thanks to @oxygenxml and @letexml there will be demojam this year and…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jirkakosek: #xmlprague will have one day track dedicated to CSS Print and keynote by @rachelandrew will be about CSS as well. https://…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @WellsLucasSanto: reminder that many restaurants don't actually use msg (panda express doesn't have *any* msg btw), and even if they did…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @transscribe: This is disqualifying.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @octothorpe: Software survived and THRIVED without harvesting user data for DECADES. You don’t need it today.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ann_leckie: Sweet Mother of God, THANK YOU”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ben_nuttall: Don't listen to this guy. Make more CLIs.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@cmarchand7276 We’ll both be there.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted““Airplane vs Volcano”. I did not make that up. That’s an actual...something. Sharknado is going to cast a long shad… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1225502587702648835”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @malorieblackman: Once arrived at an event and they barred my way & were nasty with it. 'D'you have a ticket?' 'No, I don't. I'm-' 'Then…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@kalasaurus I am Norm, patron saint of lost causes.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@SheltieJim None at all. I like to think I have a strong stomach, but there are limits, man. Went to see Knives Out instead.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @waltshaub: Will somebody ask these Senators what would warrant impeachment? Depending on what they say, their answer may well become us…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @designmom: When I hear men worshipping guns and talking about how there’s nothing that will stop them from defending their family, my m…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @YesCymru: @BBCScotlandNews If EU didn't block Brexit then seems UK is less democratic than EU. Almost like UK isn't a union of equals…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Rand0mB1tsUK: European police will be barred from cooperating with UK if Johnson waters down Human Rights Act PM is considering tearin…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @SamHartburn: Did you know that it's possible to cut a hole in a tetrahedron thats large enough for an identical tetrahedron to fit thro…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@FeargalHogan I’m a tourist at the moment, but maybe one day.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@ptexpat @LinguaCelta Will do. Monday afternoon/evening on the 17th is most likely.”—@ndw
[P] PhotoPlantPlant”
[T] retweeted“RT @DeborahMeaden: I would say looking across to the US and UK right now, Russia must be feeling pretty pleased with itself. #divideandrule”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @BruceBartlett: Everything Republicans said about their 2017 tax give-away to the ultra-wealthy was a lie. https://www.taxpolicycenter.org/taxvox/despite-trumps-claims-it-hard-see-much-economic-impact-two-years-after-passage-tax-cuts-and https…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@ptexpat LHR to PAD to LST to NRW, I’m afraid. @LinguaCelta and I will both pass through next week, though.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Pea soup in London. ILS landing. Visibility near zero above about 10 meters. Hello, London!”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JustClaudia3: This American Carnage presidency~ lethal if inhaled, severe health hazard, irreversible injury, life threatening, permane…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @nicktolhurst: UK councils are increasingly pumping raw sewage onto British beaches in anticipation of the UK government no longer enfor…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @CaslerNoel: If anyone thinks this guy has any intention of ever leaving office now, you obviously have never met Donald Trump. He’s bee…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“As I leave the US, I wonder if it will still exist when I return. Does it exist now? Will I return? Weird times. And not in a good way.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @akkitwts: This is the best thing you'll see today 😍 https://twitter.com/Akkivideos/status/1223961198233714690/video/1”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JimMFelton: Congratulations to the 52 senators who voted not guilty. You just told a racist child-caging warmongering psychopath with p…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @surlybassey: These are the same white boys who 15 yrs ago were proudly telling us they wouldn't vote at all They've always been this wa…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jasnell: So.. here's the thing.... 1) Stop thinking that you need an App For That. You Don't. Paper works perfectly fine for elections…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @glennkirschner2: The most important question now that Trump has been acquitted is . . . what foreign leader will he be contacting tomor…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @cathyparkhong: I am a diehard Warren fan but no matter who wins—even if it’s Biden—I’m going to canvas my ass off. For those who opted…”—@ndw
05 Feb 2020
[T] tweeted“#XMLPrague here I come (a little indirectly). Looking forward to the annual hard-core angle-bracket fest. My talk i… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1225199076888793095”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Reprieve! Flight is a code share and partner airline apparently doesn't know from bupkis about the [expletive delet… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1225189367704162304”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Chrono_Carto: Hello to all our new followers! We really hope you'll consider putting in an abstract for our upcoming conference - revis…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Well, they were fun while they lasted, I guess. ☹️ https://twitter.com/thehackersnews/status/1225020553452343298”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JustSayXtian: I have to have a meeting today to discuss why we are not meeting sales growth goals for the year. The real reason is that…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoG&TG&T”
[T] tweeted“@ediefr Yeah. If the distance between seats is less than about 28", I literally cannot sit upright. At some point,… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1225073050640535552”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Have just discovered that the corporate travel agent has booked me a "basic economy" fare for international travel.… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1225050079335108615”—@ndw
[P] PhotoHideHide”
[T] tweeted“Periodically, I notice just how loud a cheap refrigerator is.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @dhmspector: You’re in no position to describe any else’s actions as a disgrace. If you had any common decency you’d step off the public…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @krmaher: You mean Fatima al-Fihri? I know because my office/conference room at @Wikimedia is named after her. In a world that has histo…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @__apf__: A solid 10% of being an engineering manager is asking two people if they've talked to each other yet”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @BLeeForCongress: A bus is so much more than a bus. It’s a lifeline for a single mom living in the only community she can afford while…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jamieclimate: I can save Wall Street the trouble of spying on my emails: we’re organizing a massive campaign to stop you from funding f…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @KaivanShroff: "White children are not in the cages." — @ZerlinaMaxwell on disappointingly low turnout in mostly-white Iowa”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @CalThunderSnow: ALL media outlets should boycott this lunch. If you, as a group, do not fight back, this will continue to get worse. Po…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @blaine: The level of obfuscation in modern javascript is just ... Honestly, I don't know how anyone is a successful developer these day…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @onethirtyone20: @mkraju The @GOP should censure @RandPaul and remove him from any and all committees he may be on. Outside of that .…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @randombigbird: “Applicants must have the unrestricted right to live and work in the EU.” British only nationality not good enough. That…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @mathling: Hours fighting with wonky website Two chat sessions Phone call w/ state agency Phone call w/ county agency Now waiting on a c…”—@ndw
04 Feb 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @AOC: After much deliberation, I have decided that I will not use my presence at a state ceremony to normalize Trump’s lawless conduct &…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Bank: We're doing some stuff, if you'd like help please reply to this message. Me: Replies. Bank: You've reached an… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1224765350287310851”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @robinberjon: Is there a rule saying you can't have a comic as a Constitutional Amendment? Damn right there isn't. https://t.co/n3GWiSh…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @lovettbr: Conference opening sessions should include a primer on question etiquette: how many questions to ask (one), how long your que…”—@ndw
[P] PhotoSpot(s)Spot(s)”
[T] retweeted“RT @OhNoSheTwitnt: WHERE’S KANSAS CITY? WHAT IS THE CLITORIS? WHY IS THE WIND? WHO IS BARRON? WHEN IS TOMORROW? https://twitter.com/OhNoSheTwitnt/status/1224381353178935297/photo/1”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @heyguys_heyguys: Baby Yoda is delightful because it's an unexpected combination of a wise old archetype with baby features. The baby pe…”—@ndw
03 Feb 2020
[T] tweeted“@tom_yamahito Yes. I got it right way up by flipping the book, but I had to flip the image horizontally to make the… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1224432756458803206”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@thetrainline Yep. Just user error :-)”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@thetrainline Nevermind. User error. There's an old ticket at the top in the app and I failed to notice the later dated tickets below that.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@webmink Right. But @trainline have proven in the past to be very responsive on Twitter so I'm hoping to get confir… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1224390995489345537”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@webmink Yes. And I'm pretty sure they are available from the web bookings page. But in the past, they've always sh… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1224385571834884096”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Hi @thetrainline I have two bookings coming up which are described as "etickets" on the web bookings page, but neit… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1224384463657848832”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@shreyabasu003 “‘How can I tell,’ said the man, ‘that the past isn’t a fiction designed to account for the discrepa… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1224371207711031296”—@ndw
[P] PhotoReflections on dataReflections on data”
[T] retweeted“RT @BoutrousTed: We watched it @AlanDersh. It was an absurdist piece of legally baseless theatre that demeaned and mocked the law and our p…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@mdubinko I cried in 1980 and I cried in 2020.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @emptywheel: Jeebus people! That ad was about Google seamlessly sucking up your most personal memories over a 50 year relationship. That…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @peterdaou: I'm nervous. What if we move #TooFarLeft and working people get healthcare, we deal with the climate crisis, college is fre…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @GalaxyKate: I tell people to stop worrying about futuristic runaway smart AI, because it's stupid current AI that will kill us, this is…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @goldengateblond: whatever Jeep paid Bill Murray for this, it was worth it https://twitter.com/Jeep/status/1223924066417020929/video/1”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @adamconover: You: What time is the Super Bowl on Me: Playing football at any level for any length of time causes degenerative brain dam…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @RepAdamSchiff: Senators should have insisted on a fair trial with documents and witnesses. They chose not to. Some argue, let the el…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @sarahkendzior: "In the Senate, Trump is being judged by a jury of his lackeys. The trial is a loyalty test for Republicans, who will de…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @JoeSondow: Amethyst said to wish you a happy Sunday. https://twitter.com/JoeSondow/status/1224087748476203008/photo/1”—@ndw
02 Feb 2020
[T] tweeted“@bobdc @laurendw @danbri @sandhawke @erimille /me weeps softly. Not that it isn’t clever and all but...#sigh”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @kj3lla: @WrrrdNrrrdGrrrl @FaizaYousuf Even better... Write tests for your code as well, that helps document your code and if somebody m…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @rebeccanagle: People can line up to do this—for all the world to see— because there are zero social consequences for displaying anti-In…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@LinguaCelta An obvious #vole misspelling in Central Market. https://twitter.com/ndw/status/1224056979687165954/photo/1”—@ndw
[H] pushed gh-pages in xproc/3.0-test-suite
[T] retweeted“RT @eohiggins: What’s the opposite of nominative determinism? https://twitter.com/eohiggins/status/1220999393672822784/photo/1”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @LinguaCelta: @AsheLaura Retweeted. I generally take the advice of the laundry detergent ads and “Always keep away from children”. But p…”—@ndw
[H] pushed gh-pages in xproc/3.0-test-suite
[T] retweeted“RT @DanRodricks: A former GOP congressman leaves the Republican Party: No morals, no courage, no integrity — and Trump over country https:/…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @LouiseRawAuthor: My grandfather was a teenage soldier. He & his mate escaped a POW Death March, found the Allies, returned armed with…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @uk_domain_names: Because in the last few days there's been an awful lot of talk from the Brexit faction of "coming together", but alway…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Botanygeek: We would die from starvation. It’s that simple.”—@ndw
[P] PhotoLine of sightLine of sight”
[T] retweeted“RT @doctorow: The Sun emits more energy in a second that humanity has generated in the history of civilization. https://humanoidhistory.tumblr.com/post/190579940101 htt…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Marmel: This new ad for Mar-a-Lago is terrible.”—@ndw
01 Feb 2020
[P] PhotoOpen skyOpen sky”
[T] tweeted“@LinguaCelta @docum3nt Bonus fact: the left and right margins are different but don’t mirror each other. And may be… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1223599133161873414”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@LinguaCelta It’s numbered 22, but yeah. Every one of the page numbers appears in the upper left corner of the page.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @atrupar: Thinking about this tweet today as I ponder what dirty tricks we're in for between now and November”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @csdickey: Another thing I have learned reporting on dictators over the years: there comes a point where they and those complicit in the…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @true_mxp: #Job There are currently three (!) open calls for #DigitalHumanities professorships in Germany and Austria…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @kmlefranc: I had to get a background check for my job, and it turns out the report is a 300+ page pdf of every single tweet I’ve ever l…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@docum3nt Expensively now, somewhat less expensively when the lease expires in December.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@dpawson I will not be surprised if next year’s lease forbids me.”—@ndw
[P] PhotoIndented page designIndented page design”
[P] PhotoSpreadSpread”
[T] tweeted“I just noticed that recto and verso pages in The Art of Prolog (MIT Press) are the same. The recto page number is i… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1223444869554823168”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@docum3nt It's cute that you think the tenant has any control over that.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@docum3nt Electromechanical, I assume. I believe they move a deadbolt. Don't know what happens if the battery dies.… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1223405774925250561”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“On the other hand, these seem to be "enter your code on the keypad" style locks and not some kind of "unlock with y… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1223398725545951232”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Photoblogging Challenge. Gearing up for the https://micro.blog/ 2020 February photoblogging challenge! With Ema… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1223398640892436480”—@ndw
31 Jan 2020
[T] tweeted“Judging by the doors visible on my walk to the mailboxes, I’m in the very small minority who opted out of “smart” d… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1223389883739398146”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Public speaking: this twitter thread is gold! #conferencetalks https://twitter.com/QuinnyPig/status/1215710451343904768”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @QuinnyPig: Okay. For every retweet this gets (TO A POINT!) I'll add a thought / tip / observation about speaking at conferences.”—@ndw
[P] PhotoThe Art of PrologThe Art of Prolog”
[T] tweeted“@docum3nt @LinguaCelta Uhm. Huh?”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“I wish giving money to progressive causes didn’t come with the “we’re going to send you email asking for money thre… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1223287175183245312”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Adaptive fill mode. To fill or not to fill, that is the question. Well. No. It’s to fill or unfill, really. Which i… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1223271566521327616”—@ndw
[H] pushed master in ndw/org-to-xml
[T] retweeted“RT @cczona: There's a tipping point, coming soon, where "Citizen, why are you refusing to help police by directing pervasive surveillance i…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @bsletten: Thinking about all of my UK friends today. Sorry, we’re a little distracted, but we hope you are doing ok.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ToniRenaissance: @realHeatherD There are an infinite number of things billionaires who proclaim to be democrats could do with their mon…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @BrookeObie: When the elections will also be...rigged...🙃”—@ndw
30 Jan 2020
[T] tweeted“I love scale. I don’t (just) mean in software. I mean physically the scale of things. That fabulous old powers of 1… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1223026369921191937”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@ItsFrankSanders @SpeakerPelosi @dccc I expect them to be lying sacks of [expletive deleted]. I'd like @dccc to be… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222941485567332352”—@ndw
[H] pushed gh-pages in xproc/3.0-test-suite
[H] pushed gh-pages in xproc/3.0-test-suite
[T] tweeted“Dear @SpeakerPelosi , the @DCCC is sending outright lies on your behalf. It is also sending insulting, denigrating… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222912464116826113”—@ndw
[H] deleted http-headers at ndw/steps
[H] pushed master in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] closed issue in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] closed issue in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] merged pull request in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] opened pull request in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] pushed gh-pages in ndw/3.0-specification
[H] created branch http-headers in ndw/steps
[H] edited wiki page in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] edited wiki page in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] commented issue xproc/3.0-steps#347
[H] commented issue xproc/3.0-steps#347
[H] pushed gh-pages in xproc/3.0-test-suite
[T] retweeted“RT @Will_Bunch: There's no joking or sugarcoating this. If the Senate votes this weekend to accept Dersh's if-the-president-does-it-it's-no…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @BreeNewsome: US about to be fascist dictatorship. I don't think everyone fully realizes this, including the press, b/c they assume it c…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @GalaxyKate: Because I'm grouchy about the "everyone uses npm" discourse today, I just wanna remind people the YOU CAN STILL MAKE WEBS…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @DeathStarPR: We've never heard of Alderaan. We didn't blow up Alderaan. There's no evidence we blew up Alderaan. The REAL story is abou…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Sifill_LDF: Heartland is code. And I'm over it. It erases the legitimacy of the experiences and reality of Black mid-Westerners and clo…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@alexmilowski Modern emojis are seriously weird at the encoding level. Three, four, eight, ninety-seven character ligatures.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @eadh_org: #cfa Summer School in eXist-db and XQuery for Humanists, June 15-19, 2020 (Lyon, France) Application deadline: February 9, 20…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @mazihe: @DirkRoorda If it's your personal preference to do python by all means you do you and I shan't try to convince you otherwise. H…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jholbo1: The Dersh argument for Presidential impunity, for re-election purposes, is a useful litmus test. Any Federalist Society-type w…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @sarahkendzior: "John Roberts is window dressing for the defenestration of American democracy. Roberts is part of the GOP coalition of c…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @middleageriot: Graham and Cruz are what would happen if the title characters from Dumb and Dumber were also treasonous assholes.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Turns out I’ll be on new trains next week for my ride up to Norwich. Cool. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9wGl43OX1E P.S. @geofftechhttps://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222688560882552832”—@ndw
29 Jan 2020
[T] tweeted“@ediefr I presume so. I was in the UK when they had the meeting to hype^H^H^H^Hpresent the "smart home" features so… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222670722050527233”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“The sad thing is, the folks who run the management office probably thing I'm a grumpy old tin-foil hat wearing loon… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222667336005582849”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Speaking of privacy, I just got a notice that my apartment complex is going to “upgrade” my apartment with a smart… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222666773411123206”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@BleddynDunn @LinguaCelta Did so, says I. The groom.”—@ndw
[H] pushed gh-pages in ndw/3.0-specification
[H] pushed master in ndw/steps
[H] deleted http-request-editorial at ndw/steps
[H] merged pull request in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] pushed master in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] commented pull request xproc/3.0-steps#346
[T] tweeted“@xml_jim It's all nuts. Enormous numbers of people seem unfazed by the idea of having a hot mic in their house conn… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222565000553758720”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Doorbell privacy. Everything Gruber says. Everything. https://daringfireball.net/linked/2020/01/28/eff-ring”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Smaht Pahk. I lived near Boston for many years. This is very clever. https://kottke.org/20/01/smaht-pahk”—@ndw
[H] opened pull request in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] pushed gh-pages in ndw/3.0-specification
[H] created branch http-request-editorial in ndw/steps
28 Jan 2020
[T] tweeted“@xchaotic @_james_fuller Yes. But no. A lot of work can be accomplished through email, much more than usual, but on… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222263558315986944”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Not fresh flowers. Wedding review: making it all with a Cricut. https://so.nwalsh.com/2020/01/28-flowers”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@rdeltour @ProtonMail I think Tutanota was also recommended by someone else, though now the (marginally) prevailing… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222209529334513664”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“I've been going back and forth with @protonmail tech support for about a week about why their system mangles (exter… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1222182078139138048”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ZackBornstein: If there were no Facebook or FOX News, we’d be arguing with France right now about whether geothermal or wind power is m…”—@ndw
27 Jan 2020
[T] tweeted“@xchaotic Yeah. I'm all for doing the big stuff first. But I'd still like to be rid of the cohort of landscapers wh… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1221914036704550913”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@simonstl I had an electric lawn mower, when I had a lawn. And a [expletive deleted] rake.”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“For the sake of air quality and CO₂, and also for the ever loving peace and quiet, could we outlaw two-stroke gasol… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1221911213447225344”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @MichaelEMann: This is not @TheOnion. I repeat. This is not @TheOnion. It's @rupertmurdoch -- the great planet-destroying supervillain o…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @NZdrama_llama: Trump is so “pro-life” that he murdered an Iranian leader and almost triggered WWIII, betrayed Kurdish allies and left t…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @jayrosen_nyu: I follow a lot of political reporters and analysts. I'm seeing in my feed an eagerness to believe that this Bolton story…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Bill_Maxwell_: Why did Justice Kennedy retire so abruptly? What role did his son at Deutsche Bank play? Who paid off Brett Kavanaugh’…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @monteiro: Happy Sunday, Twitter employees. A percentage of your next paycheck will come from revenue earned by having a world leader th…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@judell @simonw Tuesday. Wednesday on the outside.”—@ndw
[H] commented pull request tkf/emacs-request#177
[T] tweeted“@simonw @judell Thanks. I'm managing cert based auth between some systems at work. I like the fact that it doesn't… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1221585309248282624”—@ndw
26 Jan 2020
[H] pushed gh-pages in ndw/3.0-specification
[H] pushed master in ndw/steps
[H] deleted fix-dyn at ndw/steps
[H] pushed master in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] merged pull request in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] opened pull request in xproc/3.0-steps
[H] created branch fix-dyn in ndw/steps
[T] tweeted“Good thing nobody tripped running away from that. #darwinawardattempts https://twitter.com/nickuhas/status/1207809624759402497”—@ndw
[H] pushed gh-pages in ndw/3.0-specification
[H] pushed master in ndw/steps
[H] commented pull request tkf/emacs-request#177
[H] commented pull request tkf/emacs-request#177
[H] commented pull request tkf/emacs-request#177
[H] commented pull request tkf/emacs-request#176
[T] retweeted“RT @YesCymru: "Not until there is a separate English parliament, giving England at last the distinctive political identity it has shunned f…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Brainmage: The church of Satan, there, demonstrating a better moral code than the "spiritual advisor" to the White House. Just another…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @ahappyhalfling: Confirmation: we live on Discworld Photo of Great A'Tuin swimming through space https://twitter.com/ahappyhalfling/status/1221134841300779013/photo/1”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@simonw @judell I’d be interested to hear more about that.”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @valeriehalla: I hesitate to claim software can be abusive, but we don't take seriously how much of modern design apes abuse patterns. W…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @bryanbehar: Can you imagine future historians trying to understand why half the Senate (and nation) willingly capitulated their democra…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @Ben_coli: Turns out, if you strip away worker protections and minimum wage laws, have workers depreciate their own cars, and subsidize…”—@ndw
[H] pushed auth in ndw/emacs-request
[H] opened pull request in tkf/emacs-request
[H] created branch auth in ndw/emacs-request
[H] forked from tkf/emacs-request
25 Jan 2020
[T] tweeted“National Waterfront Museum. Wedding review: the venue. https://so.nwalsh.com/2020/01/25-museum”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“I give you the upcoming Erfridder of Apparitions trilogy: 1. The Yurt of Carborundum. 2. The Campestral of Osmium.… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1221186528174583808”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @arnvald: I've been using Jira for the last year and here it is added to my ranking of top project management tools: 1. Trello 2. Piece…”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“Converting nnml to Maildir. Converting “nnml” formatted messages to Maildir formatted messages. Crudely. https://so.nwalsh.com/2020/01/22-nnml”—@ndw
[H] commented issue xproc/3.0-specification#938
[H] closed issue in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] deleted iss-938 at ndw/3.0-specification
[H] merged pull request in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] pushed master in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] pushed gh-pages in ndw/3.0-specification
[H] opened issue in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] commented pull request xproc/3.0-specification#939
[H] opened pull request in xproc/3.0-specification
[H] created branch iss-938 in ndw/3.0-specification
[T] retweeted“RT @eve_ettinger: My great grandmother was a welder in a shipyard and her boss tried to rape her one morning at work so she knocked him out…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @CherylRofer: Thought experiment: Imagine two futures. In one, Trump loses, whether by being removed from office or voted out. In the o…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @AuschwitzMuseum: 24 January 1943 | French Jewish girl Mirelle Lewy was born in Toulouse. In April 1944 she was murdered in a gas chambe…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @QasimRashid: Kaepernick kneels •GOP: 🤬 45 openly mocks Gold Star families •GOP:¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Professor says Barron •GOP: 🤬 45 openly mocks…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @dhmspector: For the love of God - Haven’t you done enough damage? Go do something useful - maybe join the Peace Corps... Short of th…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @TranslateRealDT: @realDonaldTrump Imagine if Trump punched a farmer in the face; ...Then punched the farmer's friends & family; ...Th…”—@ndw
24 Jan 2020
[P] PhotoWhere in the world?Where in the world?”
[H] commented issue xproc/3.0-steps#343
23 Jan 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @manwhohasitall: I'm interviewing a male academic about what it's like to be a academic at the same time as being a man. What should I a…”—@ndw
[H] commented issue xproc/3.0-steps#325
[T] tweeted“@PhysicistLisa It is not advice that I would disregard casually.”—@ndw
[H] commented issue xproc/3.0-steps#325
[T] tweeted“@bechingalloise @swanseastones It’s a tie. 😁”—@ndw
[T] tweeted“@swanseastones @bechingalloise Two days, 14 and one half hours. Plus a nine and a half hour flight or a considerabl… https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1220335668813082624”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @davidegreenwald: I don't know if there's ever been anything like this in my lifetime. We are watching the GOP in a bank, wearing Reagan…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @notwaldorf: My brilliant friend @phae invented a “fruit emoji” scrum estimation scale that (like every good emojineer) I’ve been OBSESS…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @docum3nt: If your country or culture needs this kind of thing criminalizing, it is probably weak and poorly managed, ineptly designed,…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @murshedz: Really worth listening to @AndreaChalupa + @sarahkendzior re. why they endorsed @ewarren. Andrea and Sarah have been at the t…”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @KooyJan: “Certain public goods should never be for sale. We don’t auction off the town square... Similarly, @ICANN shouldn’t approve th…”—@ndw
22 Jan 2020
[T] retweeted“RT @stevedownunder: The politics of this is bad. The linguistics worse. FFS, “pidgin English?” https://twitter.com/osgurociardha/status/1219536232247513088”—@ndw
[T] retweeted“RT @krisajenkins: A programmer has a problem, then they have two problems and they think, “I’ll use concurrency!””—@ndw


15 Mar 2018

Converted to build with gradle; refactored a whole bunch of stuff. Hopefully I didn’t break anything. I did remove a bunch of cruft that appears to have been broken for years.

29 Mar 2015

I reorganized almost everything to be more mobile-friendly and responsive.

20 Oct 2011

I converted the repository where I store the sources for this site from Mercurial to Git. You aren't supposed to be able to tell. But if I'm wrong, please do tell me.

11 Aug 2006

I've just finished a complete redesign along the lines of the recent redesign of docbook.org. I think I've preserved all of the existing URIs, but let me know if you notice something missing.

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