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An article about the history of text adventure games. As a text adventure game.
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>score with dave
I only understood you as far as wanting to score.
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Teaching a Tuesday-Thursday section of 150s next year! So happy about my teaching assignment!
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+Jess Virdó: pay for the plane tickets and I'll consider it :P
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Is there a way to stop G+ from displaying the "Getting Started" page when I reload it after a long time?
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It shows it to me every frakking day now. :(
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In case any of you want to see pictures of what I was doing over break! (Spoiler alert: I was visiting national parks in Utah and Arizona!)
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It was all pretty great! We went to Zion national park, the south rim of the Grand Canyon (I hear the north rim tends to be a better place to visit, but it's closed this early in the year), and to Sedona. They were all really beautiful places, with a lot of nice walks to do.
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... that headline took me several seconds to figure out. Then I started laughing.
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How on earth does Google+ determine the order of things in my feed? I'm seeing things posted yesterday (with no comments or other activity) near the top, with things posted recently way, way below them.
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I wonder this all the time.
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Randomly-generated comics in the style of asofterworld, using git commit messages.
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Yeah, the alt-text is human-generated.
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I can't stop listening to this. (Thanks for +Glenn Willen for the link!)
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+Thomas Lawler The other version is a remake, and you cannot see the pianist ;) Yellow guy wins all the shiny coins. <tededede> GAME OVER
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My bookshelf just collapsed :(
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:(
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Kind of disappointed that +SparkFun Electronics would write "Just don't tell your wife you're hacking the Roomba..." in their new product post and then delete comments pointing out that it's sexist edit: my bad; I thought comments were in chronological order, so I missed a few comments when I checked later.

Edit 2: Sparkfun replied, and edited the original post. Thank you!
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+Brennen Bearnes: thank you! I understand that it was never intended to be sexist, and I appreciate you taking the time to reply here and to edit the original post! My faith in Sparkfun is restored :)
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Apparently Google+'s names policy still sucks. A friend just had his account suspended because they didn't believe his real name was his real name. :(
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Ok, I've let him know. Thanks so much for helping with this! :)
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