history of letter case. cap case is there first. lower case came when letters are written fast.

I ate in a dining room. This could be bliss.

— Adil Anilmonom, sheriff

I was waiting at the stoplight when I hear the lady next to me go "Unless there are other witnesses". Am I going to get murdered?

I just realized Raskolnikov in Crime and Punishment had a nicer apartment than me. I mean look at this fatcat getting his own room and having a couch to sleep on.



TIL that somebody once tried to make a flying Ford Pinto and that the inventor died when it crashed during a test flight due to one of the wing struts failing.[0]

[0] en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AVE_Miza

now some tram stuff

this is a really nice picture of all the layers of this w-tram track system, so the rails are laid on few sleepers (there aren't any missing, you only need one every few meters), then fixated in a layer of concerete, which is then covered with a road surface

Another neotenic salamander species is the Olm[0], which is an old world species that is blind and lives in caves.

[0] en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olm

Also according to Wikipedia, the name for Bonobos (formally known as Pygmy Chimpanzees despite being a seperate species) comes from a mispelling. [0]

[0] "The name is thought to be a misspelling on a shipping crate from the town of Bolobo on the Congo River near the location from which the first bonobo specimens were collected in the 1920s." en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bonobo

TIL that axolotl are neotenic.[0] There are rare instancea of axolotl going through metamorphosis to become terrestrial. However, if this occurs after sexual maturity the axolotl will not survive more than one or two years.[1]
[0] "axolotl ... is a neotenic salamander related to the tiger salamander." Wikipedia
[1] axolotl.org/tiger_salamander.h

So Gab has decided that their own code that they spent $5M of investor money developing is so unsalvageably bad that they're going to use Mastodon's code instead, with the added bonus of leeching off of our apps (with Gab apps being banned from app stores)

This is an early warning to fellow admins to be vigilant and domain-block them on sight, when/if they appear (unconfirmed whether they intend to federate), and to app devs to consider if blocking Gab's domains from their app is necessary.

I was attacked by the dead. This is truly horrifying.

— Ubbul Asobturel, Fish Cleaner

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