Now reading Design for Cognitive Bias by David Dylan Thomas — good perspective on, well, perspective, among other things! Highly recommend it so far.

I didn't set up a site in the right order and certbot failed to correctly look up a domain too many times and now I'm rate limited and I have to wait an hour 😦

Working on a static site generator to just let some notes in markdown live somewhere publicly accessible.

I feel so bad for whichever engineers caused and whichever engineers are handling this YouTube outage, that's gotta be stressful

I'm going to try using Feedbin's PWA on desktop as well — Reeder is great, but I don't think I'm going to upgrade to version 5

Joe Woods boosted


Returned a wallet to someone today:

• found their facebook
• sent them a message, which went to their "message requests" inbox
• failed to correctly guess their university email address
• found some relatives who liked their facebook profile images
• found an email on the second try, asked them to pass along the "check your message requests" message
• wallet owner got in touch almost immediately, successfully arranged a drop-off

Anki and email and RSS and a journal … sometimes it feels like I have too many things to stay on top of every day!

Here's one more, best if viewed while listening to The White Stripes:

👋🏻 I'm Joe. I'm a software developer in Philadelphia, PA. I'm also an editor at a literary journal, hobbyist photographer, and musician (though that last one increasingly infrequently).

I'm glad to be here! Nice to meet you all.


Merveilles is a community project aimed at the establishment of new ways of speaking, seeing and organizing information — A culture that seeks augmentation through the arts of engineering and design. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.