monday evening lawn & garden report; dinner
- got a single garlic scape from a rogue garlic i have no memory of planting
- ate most of the spinach, it was pretty good in olive oil with the remnants of the broccoli raab
- we are gonna have so many apples
- the hummingbird is back to sitting on the dead branch at the very tip of the lilac bush
- crows have discovered the cherry tree next door; a feud brews with the squirrels
fountain pen nerding
parker just put out a new version of the parker 51:
i don't think i've ever used a modern parker that wasn't trash, but i'm still pretty tempted by this.
can someone help me bring a #mastodon instance backup? I ran out of disk space on DO droplet and I added more but that didn't automatically get things to work again and I am over my head lol
uspol, war criminals, the usual
the bush years were when i learned about politics, and i always used to say i'd throw a party when cheney kicks it. same for w and today's good-riddance-to-bad-rubbish rumsfeld, i guess.
now... it's not that i hate these guys any less. it's just that there's an endless supply of them. the worst people you can imagine pretty much rule the world, and the years since have shown that there's always one more where the last one came from.
mcafee, violence, sexual assault, cryptocurrency
laurie penny summing things up in 2018:
> John McAfee has never been convicted of rape and murder, but—crucially—not in the same way that you or I have never been convicted of rape or murder.
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