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There's a place in Turkey called the Burj Al Babas and it looks like someone went hog wild with copy and paste on a small castle 

Pronouns, grumpy

@ticky *nods sagely*

Pronouns, grumpy

@jemus42 absolutely!

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hey you know those "only this many left in stock!! people are buying them fast, look!!!! hurry!!!!!!" things

@blinry oof, yes, of course 😶
When I said that it had aged well earlier, I was thinking of the visuals more than anything.

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dewy strings...

Big Tech innovation snarkasm

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So I just noticed that according to the box, my 3D printer is not sensitive to water, it's just afraid of wet

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Roses are red,
Violets are blue,
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@suetanvil @Hex @ifixcoinops oh man, don't get me started on windows 8 - I'll be forever salty that they backed down from the legitimately good ideas of that design (and many of windows phone 7/8s too) rather than using their market muscle to double down on and perfect them. I'm sure they have the brilliant minds on payroll to do that, but they buckled under the backlash :(

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today i am learning Sony made a desktop tower with a built-in minidisc drive *and* a built-in preamp, atop the DVD drive and floppy drive, and i am honestly mesmerized

@ifixcoinops Have you seen some of the windows 10 update screens?
"Just a moment...
Everything will be right where you left it..."

WHY WOULD THINGS BE ANYWHERE ELSE?

@Hex @ifixcoinops It's great that your setup works for you, and I'm sure you've optimized it to be perfect for your needs.
That said, I believe the standard should be a reliable, visually discoverable UI. The same way I can climb on pretty much any bicycle and start going, users should be able to deduct, and then rely on, basic axioms of interaction.

@owl or any of these en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Full-ran

I like Whizzer, but wow is that going to be confusing to everyone but anglophone audio nerds

@owl hmmmmm... what about literally the thing the music plays on: diaphragm? Has some weird medical undertones I guess...