Experimental, impressionistic sub-paragraph tumblin' (think obstsalat)


21:02 <rue> "The reason for your legal change of name?"
21:02 <rue> "It is already taken on IRC."
Used to be the now gone iwouldstay/14386978.

One of my early managers once shared with me the following piece of advice: if you don’t get your hand slapped at least twice a year, you aren’t pushing the boundaries hard enough. — Sam Ruby, Disclaim This!

18:57 <kyu> What's lisp's main application then? :)
18:57 <chris2> kyu: provide things other languages will steal in 30 years

“Is something wrong?”, she said.
Of course there is.
“You’re still alive.”, she said.
Oh, and do I deserve to be?
Is that the question?
And if so, if so, who answers? Who answers!
— Pearl Jam, Alive

Everybody said don’t run off like that
Leave something behind for the birds
I said man, whatever, I ain’t nailed down
The wind is bound to take it anyway
— Dan Bern, Learning To Drive

14:22 <zem> shevegen: there's a very nice article out there comparing monads to unix pipes
14:23 <chris2> there are lots of way to explain them, but *you will get no one*
14:23 <chris2> suddenly you will zen it and figure why you didn't get it from the absolutely clear explanation :P