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Optimism versus pessimism

It’s strange how neither optimists nor pessimists think of themselves as optimists or pessimists respectively.

GNU nano syntax highlighting for screenplays

Spoiler alert: This solution for screenplay syntax highlighting sucks and I wouldn’t use it if my life depended on it.

Struggling with responsive views for “Pseudonym”

I’m currently revisiting ancient projects of mine and “Pseudonym”, a popular random name generator, is next on my list.

Why the fuck is it so difficult to find original live chess footage on Youtube?

Am I doing something wrong? Am I expecting too much? Am I not seeing something here?

Basic WordPress SEO without using plugins

Don’t you just hate it when you need to install a plugin to achieve one simple thing using WordPress?

Hookpad, a wasted opportunity

When a brilliant plan put to action turns out be to really, really, really shortsighted.

GNU nano for (frugal) writers

If you’ve ever used a Linux distribution or any of the BSDs then you’re probably already familiar with the GNU nano editor.

Generate “random” passwords from the command line

I type this into my terminal when I just need a quick “random” password.

Creating WordPress menus from categories

I like to keep things simple.