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"Google has built their entire empire on the backs of other people’s effort. People use Google to find content on the web. Google is just a doorman, not the destination." https://www.polemicdigital.com/google-amp-go-to-hell/ via https://adactio.com/links/14309

 

It's because of stuff like this that I've been blocking ads for a couple of years (and just recently started running NoScript): https://medium.com/@brannondorsey/browser-as-botnet-or-the-coming-war-on-your-web-browser-be920c4f718

Unfortunately, I haven't been able to convince anyone else in my household to do the same...

 

"First go like this, spin around. Stop! Double take three times: one, two, three. Then pelvic thrust! Whoooo! Whooooooo! Stop on your right foot, don't forget it! Now it's time to bring it around town. Bring-it-a-round-town. Then you do this, then this, and this, and that, and-this-and-that-and-this-and-that, and then..." SpongeBob SquarePants describing his bubble blowing technique, courtesy of The Encyclopedia SpongeBobia (http://spongebob.wikia.com/wiki/Bubblestand/transcript).

 

Not sure what's going on, but a couple of fighter jets have been doing circles over my house most of the day.

And now I'm hearing helicopters.

 

Playing an updated Saheeli for tonight's . It seems to handle decently enough, but I just can't seem to draw enough cards to get it to critical mass (and win).

 

No matter how many times I write it, `indexof` is *still* not a function.

With any luck, my fingers will learn this one day.

 

"You gotta hack your own brain!"

 

Plinko!

 

Me: Hey Google, play "Chronomancer I: the Hubris" by The Sword.
Google: OK, here's "Boris the Spider" by The Who.

Not even close.

 

Yeah, was kind of an all-around bust tonight, going 0/2 with my Saheeli-Thopters deck. Everything started out well both times, with lots of and all, but I just couldn't bring a victory home this week. So it goes...