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: Terrible idea or best idea? Dunno. I am trying out sharing all my reading highlights in my (new) …

: 🕊 Resources from the King Center

: Thanks to @sod and @pimoore on micro.blog for making the theme & reply options come together so …

: 📑 Sunday Quote: A story in three parts

: Is there an RSS/JSON feed capability for Obsidian publish (or any of the publishing alternatives)? …

: ⚽️ Just found out one of our offices is in the Ghent (K.A.A. Gent) stadium (Ghelamco Arena)😮 Glad …

: 🔎 love the little micro drifts of snow on the ice

: 🔎 I like the way the branch looks under the thin ice.

: 🕹 You’ve played Wordle, but have you played “There is no cat in this image”? …

: 🔎 Turns out it’s a woodpecker (red-bellied).

: 🖋 does anybody want fountainpenpal.com?

: TIL: why it’s called “bottom of the hour” 🤯

: 2021 Recommendations Recap Recap: Products & Services Watching 📺 Reading 📚🗞 Listening 🎶🎙 2020

: 📚 This is blowing my mind every page or so. Reminds me of what it was like reading Debt. We lost so …

: 2021 Recommendations - Listening 🎶🎙

: 🎶 Speaking of streaming services still playing Christmas music… This is becoming my top fave, even …

: 🕹 This is the more interesting part to share broadly, IMO

: Merry Christmas! 🌟

: 2021 Recommendations - Reading 📚🗞

: The Future Is Unwritten - Wilde

: Just thinking about how American it is to advertise sweets for three months, gyms for a month, and …

: 📚🖋 Nice bonus item from PM Press for the new year. The Future Is Unwritten journal with quotes on …

: It’s a shame they didn’t make any sequels to The Matrix. It was such a good movie. Also a shame I …

: 2021 Recommendations - Watching 📺

: 2021 Recommendations - Products and Services

: 🔎 Sighting Update 🐦: Saw two great blue herons fly by at the same time. First definitive evidence …

: Achievement unlocked: inbox 0 for personal email! For a limited time I’ll let you wreck that …

: 🕹 pretty proud of this one Wordle 193 3/6 ⬛🟨🟨⬛🟨 ⬛🟨🟨🟩🟩 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

: High five to people who read. HPB was the best-masked place I’ve been, other than a plane.

: 🕹 Moving from RECTO HAILS to ERICA SLOTH as our opening word gambit, based on updated …

: There’s so much good music out there that I’m tempted to make an “only buy from Bandcamp” rule. 🎶 …

: 📚 An interesting exercise from The Scout Mindset. For these trivia sets, I was underconfident, but …

: 📚 Sunday Quote

: Sounded like our cousin’s kid said “berry gobbler” so I guess that’s what it’s officially called, …

: 📚 I still maintain that curiosity is a superpower, so pretty excited about these books!

: 🕊 Merry Christmas 🌟

: 🕹 Interesting path, today ⬛⬛🟨⬛⬛ ⬛⬛⬛🟨⬛ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩 Wordle 185 3/6

: ✏️ I’m really enjoying this Ferrule. Might spell the end of 🖋 for me! I’ve tried a few …

: 🎥 Red Notice: It feels like they brought the actors into the studio and were like, “What would you …

: Week in Review 2021-12-10....err 2021-12-16

: 🎶 I have a lot of “weird music”, but as I’ve said before…Sanctum really …

: 🕹 Love starting the day with a 2-guess

: Is anybody trying pony messenger? I’m the name I am basically everywhere.

: 🎶 Seeming - Go Small was one of my big jams last year. Ressurected again today in my playlist.

: 🔒 Know any java developers or cybersecurity folks? Check in on them, maybe bring them some soup or …

: Cheri’s tips for a better relationship with the Internet: 1. I abstain from ad-supported …

: Finished reading: Having and Being Had by Eula Biss 📚

: 🕹 new streak

: ⚽️ Can’t wear a jersey today, so wearing chelsea boots, instead 😆 #CFC

: 📑 This quote from today’s highlight review reminded me of @frostedechoes’s recent post

: 📩 Woohoo! You can now easily subscribe to this blog via email. Read the full announcement here

: 🎶 My new favorite thing with Plexamp is the “sonic journey” feature. You give it a …

: Comment during sharing, today: “I’ve been on the prayer list since Menno Simons was a little boy. …

: 📑 🕊 Sunday Quote (from @dswanson on micro.blog)

: It’s pretty ok this morning I guess

: 🎶 Courtesy of @alans on micro.blog Blue are new in my top 50 list this year.

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: ⚽️ 2-1 at halftime and all these are from defensive failures not brilliant offense #CFC

: 🎶 the proper way to test out a new speaker is with Umek - Amnesiac.

: 🕊 “How much pro-life leaders actually care about life” A: not very much, which should …

: 🎶 I think it might be a Bandcamp Friday? 🤣

: Love these items on the Craft roadmap. With enhancements to backlinks and comment notifications, you …

: My spouse took a picture of her laptop screen to text me info, and declared “I’m Gen Z now” 😆

: ☕️ Today’s “egg nog latte” recipe: Sprinkle ginger, cardamom, clove, nutmeg in …

: 🕹 Suggestion for Wordle: Start with “RECTO” Based on my letter frequency analysis (so far) this …

: 🎶 just learned Umek is listed as a composer for Tanz Mit Laibach…and of course that makes a ton of …

: ⚽️ wow, one of those games where the score line doesn’t at all reflect the play #CFC

: 🕹This is a fun game: wordle

: Sunday Quote 📚 Have you tried this method? 🔒

: 🎲 I want a role-playing game where Dixit cards are the spells.

: 🕊🏴 Just found out David Graeber’s dad (Kenneth) was from Kansas and now I’m wondering if there were …

: 🎲 First official RPG credits and the collection is gorgeous!

: 🎲 Torchbearer 2nd ed. set showed up, but won’t have a chance to look at it til tomorrow. Ob 4 Will …

: 📑 Sunday Quote May this be a reminder to us over the holidays and always.

: Out exploring and thought these 🍄 looked pretty rad

: Pulisic! ⚽️ #CFC

: It’s happening! Currently reading: Termination Shock by Neal Stephenson 📚

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: 🕊🎶 Apparently some people are losing it over how Silent Planet’s Iridescent album has an expletive …

: 🎶 Still thinking about the Mark Solomon interview on the Labeled podcast, and how he seemed to be …

: 📑 Sunday Quote (and reminder for myself)

: Looking for some inspiration from our #NED microbloggers to help us with cool names. Though the …

: You can see where anime comes from, once you’ve seen red pandas.

: Dos a cero! ⚽️ #USMNT

: Pulisic!!!!! #USMNT #CFC ⚽️

: Two things: 1) brilliant cover 2) it’s a huge book (475 pages!)

: A lovely cheese pizza, just for me

: 🎶 Silent Planet - Iridescent dropped today!

: 🎲 Played D&D and didn’t roll the dice once. Doing it wrong? or Doing it very right?

: 👨‍🍳 Today’s “stew”: 1 can of diced tomatoes 1 pound of axis venison Montreal seasoning and liquid …

: crypto scams “Cryptocurrency scammers often target fans of Elon Musk on Twitter, who seem to …

: 🕊 New co-pastor day! She’s got 🏴 leanings and I didn’t even have anything to do with it. Got my …

: I was convinced the Halosians in this Farscape episode were Skeksis, and yep, turns out they re-used …

: 🔒 WPScan now officially part of Automattic.

: 🕊 I hear her co-pastor is pretty amazing, too.

: 😂 neil@social.coop: “How long until there’s a GitHub Copilot but for your zettelkasten. …

: First business 🛫 since…all this…but keeping up my tradition of seeing someone I recognize in the …

: watch this 🎃 get rekt

: “Sonically similar” on Plex continues to deliver interesting insights. Underworld (techno iteration) …

: I Don’t Want a Metaverse from @Cheri

: Ok, you know about raking leaves in the fall, but have you ever raked pond leaves? 😆

: Boosted 💪🩹

: 🎶 Igorrr and Drumcorps are touring Europe and that’s an Ad Noiseam reunion I really want to see in …

: Gonna have to tap deep into my Dutch roots to do some interesting water management work. Lots of …

: “You’re a Mess”

: Quake II is still a great album 🎶

: Finished reading: A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller Jr. 📚 Incredible. It’s hard to …

: Saw a beaver or muskrat swimming down the creek this morning. Not sure which! 🦫

: Finished reading: The Black Prism by Brent Weeks 📚 This had “back in the Sanderson good …

: 🎶 Yovel - Forthcoming Humanity is a fascinating concept album. black metal based on Greek “poems of …

: 🍕I would like to formally propose that “Indy-Style Pizza” is pizza with an uncommon assortment of …

: Still think I’ll get a Steam Deck and Play.Date before I can find a PS5

: Can’t recommend Readwise highly enough. It’s easy to build a daily habit of reviewing a …

: 🔒 What’s the best Product Security / App Security book these days? While I love the old Web …

: 📑 Sunday Quote

: I keep thinking about this post from @benwerd

: 🍄

: Is there a name for the speaking pattern where a person usually ends their sentences up, like a …

: 🎶 Plex’s “sonically similar” feature is pretty cool. In this picture, the top row represents some …

: Sunday Quote:

: If you claim to be a “conscientious objector” to vaccination, what alternative service are you …

: 🍄 Update: picked a giant puffball on my morning walk. Gonna cook it up at lunch. Wish me luck! Note: …

: Mushroom (Shoes are size 13)

: 🤞 maybe Facebook can just stay down? 🤞

: 🕊🏴Today’s guest preacher is J. Nelson Kraybill, author of one of my favorite accidentally-anarchist …

: 🎶 Just found out about Dying Wish. My favorite kind of hardcore. #MetalMennonite H/T to Silent …

: Oof. Heartbreaking ending for #IXI and the goalkeeper tonight. ⚽️

: Finished reading: Kings of the Wyld (The Band) by Nicholas Eames 📚 if there’s another book it …

: ⚽️ The Golazo Champions League coverage is kinda cool but also feels like the Americanization of …

: Ok, so they may reboot Babylon 5, but on the CW? Yay for more B5…but not sure how they will …

: You have quite a treasure in that Horadric Cube….

: After the meme, we now have made a game of guessing, based on title alone, what the story of the DS9 …

: We were just discussing this topic with some friends last night!

: 🎶I listen to a lot of “out there” music and I’ve yet to ever hear anything like Sanctum - Clarify

: 🎲 Took a break from GMing our long-running Burning Wheel setting, and we’re doing a little …

: 📑 Sunday Quote

: Our friends’ kids decided to sell lemonade to support refugees. They offered cup decorations, and …

: We keep chuckling when this northern-UK narrator says “Carol”, because it sounds like “cattle” to us …

: My spouse just called falafel “Mediterranean hush puppies”…and…she’s not wrong.

: Happy Champions Leauge day! ⚽️

: Ok, minus.social is a fun experiment. You get 100 lifetime posts, but unlimited replies on posts.

: Enjoyed visiting the 100 acres with our youth group, today. Left: Wapahani/White River Right: The …

: 20 years ago, as we gathered in class, I expressed my fear that this would quickly become a …

: Love how Google, which knows everything about me, can’t figure out where I am (for YouTube TV …

: Finished reading: My Time Among the Whites: Notes from an Unfinished Education by Jennine Capó …

: Use every bit

: 🎲 online or in-person for games asks Jeremy. I love the convenience of online, and the tools have …

: 🔒 I got to announce that I’m expanding my team today. Feel free to refer people or apply! …

: 🎶 you can tell this is an awesome track based on what Plex thinks is “sonically similar”

: 🎶 Listening lately. clipping. Zao Front Line Assembly Circle of Dust Living Sacrifice Juno Reactor …

: 🎙Great episode of the Ezra Klein show, on Foreign policy 🕊

: 🏕 Nice thing about hiking a trail that hasn’t been used it a bit: you get to see things fresh, and …

: Could we agree to ditch long goofy names like “math-y progressive djent metal” and just call it …

: ⚽️ Feel good about this group #CFC GROUP H: Chelsea (England), Juventus (Italy), Zenit St. …

: 🎲 Enjoyed a game night with some folks from church. Totally unplanned, but also perfectly …

: Sprinklers on a roundabout, running in the rain - the most Carmel thing I can think of

: See where a drop of water goes. This is a cool way to visualize watersheds.

: 9 square: 2HISS 🏐

: 📑 Sunday Quote

: 🎶 Here’s another goodie from today’s releases: Between the Buried and Me - Stare into the Abyss …

: Lots of good releases today. 🎶 Maybe I’ll make a playlist later. Here’s Silent Planet - Panopticon 🕊 …

: 🎶 Musicians: please put your music on Bandcamp

: Admit All the Refugees 🕊

: I like this approach to tracking lists and will try it. Probably works best paired with clarity on …

: New idiom from my spouse: “He’s just making a stink so he can smell himself.” Or “You’re just …

: 📑 Sunday Quote

: My one-match-fire streak continues 🔥 #EagleScout

: Talented loopers are fascinating, and this duo just play off of each other incredibly well. So many …

: See lots of folks talking about fall. Strange to me because the worst part of Indiana summer is …

: Anybody manage their song library in plex and also scrobble? 🎶 I remember trying this years ago and …

: 🎶 Top artists the last 90 days, via last.fm Clipping. is the new one, the rest are mainstays. (and …

: Pastoral candidate: “a political nation-state is not compatible with the reign of God” Preach …

: Currently reading: Dedicated: The Case for Commitment in an Age of Infinite Browsing by Pete Davis 📚

: this is why there are no time machines

: 🔒I’m creating a product security letterloop. If you want to join (free for you), message me …

: Ok, letterloop might be the best social network

: That’s a tough way to lose. Congrats to #CAN ⚽️

: Congrats on two in a row for #USMNT ⚽️ Acosta was really impressive, even before the assist. …

: 📑 Sunday quote We were just talking about this phenomena last night.

: Curiosity is a superpower.

: Finished reading: Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan 📚 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Charming. Recommend listening to it as an audiobook, …

: Sunday Quote 📑

: For my birthday (not today), my wife got me a hammock-stand, hammock, and a canvas print of my …

: I’ve been looking at all these book-tracking sites, and the first to be open to my “hey, …

: McSweeney’s: Nobody Wants to Be a Serf Anymore “How can they value their lives so much …

: 🎶 wow wow wow I just learned about Clppng. Ingredients: 2 experimental/noise DJ/producers Daveed …

: There was a paperback sale, and we only bought 10 books. #temperance 😅🕊📚

: Super Academics

: ⌚️Apple watch users: Is there a way to start an exercise and then say “alert me if my heart …

: 🎶 Another trip down memory lane As rumors of Demon Hunter were starting, my friend and I ran into …

: 🎶 Fun to hear about August Burns Red’s drummer getting into the scene with Embodyment - One Less …

: Currently reading: For Whom the Bell Tolls: The Hemingway Library Edition by Ernest Hemingway 📚 …

: Check out this huge rad dude

: Finished reading: Anxious People: A Novel by Fredrik Backman 📚 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Charming, like watching a …

: Beautiful tribute from Michael J Sharp’s parents tonight at #MennoCon21 🕊

: Finished reading: Altered Carbon (Takeshi Kovacs) by Richard K. Morgan 📚

: 🎶 Does your classical music have enough breakbeats? 🤭 If not, may I suggest Venetian Snares?

: First 🍅 of the year!

: Finished reading: Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit by Mary Poppendieck / Tom Poppendieck …

: ⚽️ My spouse, when goalkeepers lay on the ball for a moment: “it’s so cuddly 🥰”

: One of the things I do on Monday mornings is to review my Guiding Principles. At the top of the …

: “Adversity is such a wonderful teacher” -Jyotirmoy Sarkar, sharing his story today 🕊

: Today: first service back in the building for me as pastor’s husband. 🕊

: Nice to pick up a book with contributions from a number of people I’ve met. 🎲📚

: Lot of great book-tracking alternatives coming out. Really hoping they will expose APIs and then we …

: Enjoyed this nostalgia trip about Cornerstone Music festival. 🎶 The Rise of Cornerstone The End of …

: What I learned during my first week with a continuous glucose monitor (CGM)

: We had a going away party for the MYF (Mennonite Youth Fellowship, our high school youth group) …

: Woohoo! I broke #50 on the readwise.io leaderboard! 📚

: From On Conspiracy Theories and Christianity: Part 7, We All Want to Live a Heroic Life. Reminds me …

: Got started with a CGM tonight. Hoping to find the patterns in the foods and stressors that give me …

: Still so dystopian that the way we “confirm we are human” is to train Google to detect relevant …

: My nephew did this when he knew I was coming to visit.

: 📚 Finished reading: Cibola Burn (The Expanse (4)) by James S. A. Corey ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ (fiction)

: Finished reading: A Rule Against Murder by Louise Penny 📚 ⭐⭐⭐

: 🥃 For those wondering, this is the “authentic” recipe for a “Cool Toddy”: 2 …

: What a game! ⚽️ I think I need a Horvath jersey. (context: USMNT beat Mexico to win the CONCACAF …

: Decent spot to start The Backyard Adventurer 📚 Lots of runoff creeks and urban ponds in my …

: "it's hard to decry Constantinianism when you're trying your damnedest to win every election"

: Another good reflection from Experimental Theology: “Evangelicals, listen to that, read the Bible: …

: Chelsea! Chelsea! Chelsea! #CFC ⚽️ …and congrats to Pulisic, first USAmerican male (10th overall) to …

: Friday Good Reads

: Finished reading: The Resisters: A novel by Gish Jen 📚 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Really fun book about baseball …

: 📑 Sunday Quote

: ⚽️ #IXI vs Sporting KC II Hoping for some 🍻victory (not vengeance 🎶)

: Sometimes you need multiple copies/versions of something. #MetalMennonite 🎶

: Made stewed rhubarb (with allulose) from my dad’s heirloom plant, today. First time even cooking …

: 🎶 I like to listen to albums. But I also just like to shuffle…sort of. This is how I “smart …

: Finished reading: Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu 📚

: Finished reading: Gods of Risk ⭐️⭐️⭐️ by James S. A. Corey 📚

: Finished reading: Parable of the Sower (Earthseed #1) ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ by Octavia Butler (my notes) 📚

: Sunday Quote 📑

: Let’s go #IXI ⚽️

: Finished reading: Abaddon’s Gate by James S. A. Corey 📚

: 🎲 Paper App Dungeon is too easy to grind. You can just keep carefully moving and backtracking to …

: 📑 Sunday Quote and "Persecuted" Christians

: Had a “repeat customer” through our mentoring system at work. They said a little bit …

: Social decisions are inherently political. The question is what kind of political they will be, …

: Sunday Quote 📑

: 📚 Finished Reading: Ursula K. Le Guin: The Last Interview

: Friday Good Reads

: 🔒 Product Security? Application Security? Software security? What do you call it these days? answer …

: It’s so surreal to see all these leaves and flowers covered in snow.

: 📚 Finished Reading: Why Nations Fail

: “Alternate Premier League” ⚽️ Interesting graphic with the Super-Leaguer games removed.

: New abolition curriculum from Mennonite Church USA. I’m a little surprised to see the …

: 🖋 Ugmonk Analog + Baron Fig Strategist

: 📑 Sunday Quote

: 📚 Finished Reading: The Feather Thief

: Sunday Quote 📑

: Saturday Creek Stomping

: Friday Good Reads

: Just found out that some dear friends are moving back to our state for 11 months!

: Sunday Quote 📑 Easter Edition

: Jelly Bean Prayer

: Friday: Good Reads

: “Hang him! Hang him!” the mob demanded. A violent insurrectionist was to be freed to the …

: I recommend Readwise

: It’s about to get really loud in Indiana. Brood X is coming. (also in this week’s good …

: 📚 Finished Reading: Harrow the Ninth

: Guiding Principles

: Sunday Quote 📑

: Security Tax

: Lean Security - Introduction

: 🎶 melt swords of steel and hearts made of stone set pris’ners free give strangers a home note: …

: Sunday Quote 📑

: Pen Pals

: My Keto Question on the Peter Attia Drive Podcast 🎙

: I’m interested in Jeremy’s Work Experiment. I know I’d do better with a block in …

: Processing my Leadership Competency Survey

: Behold, the German Campfire Taco

: Sunday Quote 📑

: When your curbside order asks for what kind of car you are:

: 📚 Finished Reading: An Altar in the World

: I’m determined to get to the top of the Readwise.io leaderboard

: There’s a topic I’m tentatively calling “Stand for Something”. It’s …

: Sunday Quote

: Oh this will be interesting: Just Plain Wrong

: From today’s Common Prayer

: How I take my daily notes in Craft

: I appreciated this episode of the Peter Attia Drive as their latest masterclass in insulin …

: Beautiful Trouble updated their toolkit. With the new toolkit you can slice and dice depending on …

: 43

: Sunday Quote (Disclaimer: Wink is not being a gender essentialist here, but rather speaking to …

: 🔒 Opinion: the OWASP Cheat Sheet Series is the most underappreciated OWASP project.

: Questions for people who say “politically correct” and “cancel culture”

: 🎲 Great writeup of my favorite game system(s): Burning Wheel 🔥☸️ Summarizing: pioneer in …

: James Clear came to our all-hands meeting today and presented the story and takeaways from Atomic …

: 📚 Finished Reading Give and Take by Adam Grant ⭐️⭐️⭐️ I am skeptical of “put people in …

: Knowing My Strengths

: Sunday Quote

: I concur with the sentiment that there is great value in international coverage of one’s own …

: Got our Indy Eleven #IXI seats selected back at #TheMike. We’re one of the first season ticket …

: I spoke with a Rose-Hulman project team last night about their pentesting project for their …

: 📚 Finished reading: The End of Alzheimer’s by Dr. Dale Bredesen ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommended. Even …

: Sunday Quote

: Goofy coloring from the book I got for our 2015 trip with colored pencils from our 2018 trip.

: Been thinking about this as it relates to distributed teams. One of the aims in my organization has …

: They’re finally here! A new Anabaptist hymnal.

: My in-laws said that happy golden retrievers remind them of me. So my day is going great. …

: Sunday Quote: Something I’m continuing to work on.

: Bandanas are great. They’re useful for many purposes. I put a fresh one in each back pocket …

: “Today, the U.N. treaty declares that the manufacture, possession, use or threat to use nuclear …

: 🎶 just learned about Zeal and Ardor, from Manuel Gagneux, an artist who used to make chamber pop …

: Good riddance Also, #StillTrue

: 📚 Finished Reading: The Testaments by Margaret Atwood ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommended. Atwood has great skill …

: Last one for today. 📚 cleaned up (a little) my notes for The Shallows by Nicholas Carr. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ …

: 📚 After reading The Shallows I’ve been wondering if there is some optimal blend between …

: 📚Book notes from Signs of Life by Stephanie Lobdell ⭐️⭐️⭐️ (note: trying out a new book review …

: A beautiful tribute to Ursula K. Le Guin Civilisation isn’t about conquering planets or travelling …

: Before you post out pithy quotes today, try to understand more fully what King fought for, instead …

: Sunday Quote

: I was restless this morning and up early…so I started to pull together my accumulated notes …

: ⚽️ anybody know how I could get the recording/footage of the Snow Clasico game? Would like to watch …

: ⚽️ Noooooooo! Seriously, though: thank you Tyler Pasher. Best of luck at Houston Dynamo FC.

: I miss Mitch Hedberg.

: The comments on Igorrr music videos are about the only place on the Internet that I’d …

: on Cakes and Violence

: I imagine them thinking “how could we make a salad more awkward than the wedge?”

: Sunday Quote

: A good time to be reminded of these distinctions: Answers, in order, for the USA: Nope Maybe …

: Also, stop saying “insurrection” and “sedition”. Those imply they are taking a …

: I’m already seeing memes going around about “why didn’t they treat these …

: Don’t watch tragedy porn. Take care of your community. Practice mutual aid. Fight fascism.

: Twelfth day of Christmas: Great finale on all fronts!

: it’s looking like StoryGraph will become my goodreads alternative. Will spend some more time …

: Eleventh day of Christmas 🫖: Blooming Rose Black Tea: ✅ Turmeric Pepper Herbal Tisane: ✅/🤢 (we …

: Tenth day of Christmas 🫖: Ginger Masala Chai: ✅ Turmeric Chamomile Herbal Tisane: ✅ 🧱: monster …

: 2020: 🎶 Review

: Preliminary research seems to be that one can get logseq, obsidian, and GitJournal to all play …

: Sunday Quote

: Ninth day of Christmas 🫖: Daily Darjeeling Second Flush Black Tea: ✅ Moringa Tulsi Green Tea: 👎 (we …

: Ok, now that both my fiction and nonfiction 📚 reviews are up, here are the 30 recommended books that …

: 2020: Nonfiction 📚 Review

: 2020: Fiction 📚 Review

: Eighth day of Christmas 🫖: Kashmiri Kawha Spiced Green Tea: 👍 (favorite green from the set so far) …

: 2020: Project Review

: 2020: 🎙 Review

: Happy birthday to all my cybersecurity colleagues!

: Seventh day of Christmas 🫖: Darjeeling Premium First Flush Black Tea: ✅ (interesting, almost …

: New Year’s Eve 🍺. Wow!

: 2020: Feeds & Newsletters Review

: 2020: News & Magazines Review

: Sixth day of Christmas 🫖: Turmeric Ashwagandha Herbal Tisane: ✅ (fine, still like the original …

: Response to @joshuapsteele re: books on hand Winners: Regenerative Agriculture NET Bible with full …

: There’s a part of the Mandalorian theme song where it sounds like the Mulan song that’s …

: 2020: Comic Review

: 2020: 🃏, 🎲, & 🕹 Review

: Fifth day of Christmas 🫖: Assam Exotic Black Tea: ✅ (fine, black tea, not actually exotic) Vanilla …

: Preview of the complete minimalist day/adventure/survival-pack for @lukeforis @odd @pilchuck It may …

: My spouse and I are singing the Tantric (original) album and having fun making cat-singing noises …

: 2020: 📺 & 🎥 Review

: 2020 Review

: Fourth day of Christmas 🫖: Sweet Himalayan Detox Green Tea: ✅ (ok, but do not oversteep this as it …

: Resilient 📚 Review: I Am Not Your Enemy by Michael T. McRay ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Highly Recommended

: Third day of Christmas 🫖: Earl Grey Citrus Black Tea: ✅ Sweet Cinnamon Spice Masala Chai: ✅ I …

: 📚 Finished Reading: How to Invent Everything by Ryan North Recommended. A rare ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ book for …

: You’ve seen Karen memes, now here’s the history

: Second day of Christmas 🫖: Turmeric Spiced Herbal Tisane: 👍(very interesting with multiple other …

: First day of Christmas 🫖: Himalayan Green Tea: 🤢 (super astringent without much flavor) India’s …

: As part of a new Christmas ritual for this year, we got 2 advent calendars that we are enjoying over …

: Enjoying my favorite Christmas album 🎶 this morning as we eat pancakes and do a puzzle by the fire 🔥 …

: Every room is a library, if you try hard enough 📚

: Made my own egg nog, something I’ve talked about doing for a couple years now. Used allulose instead …

: The start of Home Alone 3 is like a Law & Order episode or a Michael Bay film. I forgot about …

: Sunday Quote

: Day 1 of break. Still thinking a lot about work, but enjoying coffee and The Economist double issue. …

: Trader Joe’s (Unibroue) Vintage Ale 2011 has also aged incredibly nicely. 🍺

: I don’t preach very often (this was something like my 5th time?), so please forgive my many …

: Playing Elder Scrolls Online with my niece and nephew. I'm stopping along the way all the time to …

: Internet Hive Mind: I’m looking for an app that lets me track time to a bucket, and then away …

: I just had a friend & parent ask me what anarchist resources to recommend to their teen so that …

: Hey errbody, @munish has been asking questions of the m.b community and it’s a fun community …

: Dug into my Trader Joe’s Vintage Ale collection, opening a 2013 release. The way it’s …

: 🎧 Klank - Still Suffering is still one of my favorite 90s industrial(ish) albums.

: If you’ve never tried cardamom, clove, ginger, or nutmeg in your coffee….I highly recommend …

: I’ve seen a lot of Borscht recipes (from my Mennonite peoples) but this is the first one …

: …so did Google make it so that background-blur on Meet is only available in Chrome? Seems so.

: I’ve been reading and re-reading this review of Dreher’s latest because it clarifies so …

: Sunday Quote

: Good week for #CFC ⚽️ #TopOfTheTable

: Really enjoying this new translation from David Bentley Hart Like N. T. Wright’s “Bible for …

: Preview of my end-of-year music report. Note: I only re-started scrobbling partway through the year, …

: Looks like Ardbeg’s new distillery manager came from “next door” which likely means …

: Laphroaig Càirdeas 2020 🥃: I like peaty whiskies and I like wine-finished whiskies and this is both. …

: Giroud with a hat-trick in Champions League play! ⚽️

: Just wrote a postcard and want to do more of this. Who wants to exchange cards/letters?

: Have you ever created a structured or restricted adult “learning plan” outside of …

: Yes, Ted Lasso is that good. ⚽️

: ⚽️ Pulisic going on. Here’s hoping for no more hamstring injuries. #CFC #USMNT

: It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

: Sunday Quote

: How did you spend yesterday, the highest holy day of Capitalism? Did you make an offering in …

: 📚 Review: An Unintentional Accomplice

: I love watching the dog show, but please never let breeds with smashed faces, shrunk skulls, or …

: 📚 The Time-Block Plannner by Cal Newport ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Newport’s method is not new, but the planner …

: TIL: text-only version of CNN (previously, text-only version of NPR) We need more non-hyper news …

: Have you been involved in an early reviewer program where: the books are good quality you get them …

: Sunday Quote

: My wife just discovered that Michael Kramer and “Kate Redding”, who we’ve listened to for hundreds …

: 📚 Now Reading: Rhythm of War by Brandon Sanderson. This is unfortunately not a sequel to Warbreaker, …

: Do you have a favorite lapsang souchong?

: Krebs covers Krebs Nobody is surprised, but it’s still sad.

: Experts: Gobble All You Like, But Do It With The Turkeys In Your Own Household) And if you are …

: How many of you were like, “well, better off Ted” when Ted Lasso’s wife appeared on the show?

: Sunday Quote:

: 📚 Finished Reading: The Strain by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Best draculas book …

: Indy made the Economist? From Polling in America

: Farnam Street was my introduction to deep podcasts, and was once my favorite. As I’ve listened …

: Uff. Google photos free storage for limited-res photos is going away. Why do we keep trusting Google …

: First egg nog latte of the season ☕️ Glorious

: As Trump’s creditors hope to salvage more from his outstanding obligations, these last months of the …

: 📚 Finished Reading: Battle Ground by Jim Butcher ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Gets an extra star because River Shoulders …

: Sunday Quote

: Like many, I had to bring my office home during #COVID-19. I got my first office shelf setup today, …

: As I watch coverage of different Trump supporter crowds chant “stop the count” or “count the …

: Several media outlets cut away as a politician started another torrent of lies. Please make this a …

: Walnuts are Weird

: Another entry in the “what if the USA was covered the way journalists cover other countries” #satire

: update to my previous post. I think this graphic is even more illustrative of the popular vote …

: Really excited to peruse the latest edition of Rock, Paper, Scissors (the Jesus Radicals zine): Vol …

: wise words from one of our pastors 🕊 Results might make our work more difficult or easier, but our …

: looking for an alternative to circle.so I signed up for one recently and can’t find/remember …

: Rest of the world: The USA is vast. Take hope in the fact that in the places with many people, where …

: Slower news is often higher-quality news. Thanks, Guardian!

: Conservatives: if you’re going to vote, please vote Libertarian, American Solidarity, or …

: I guess there aren’t many people using the trails this time of year?

: Sunday Quote

: Controversial opinion: A progressive legislature and conservative judiciary is a good pairing. It …

: Took 4.5 hrs (thanks, voter suppression!) but got through to vote. Hopefully didn’t get COVID-19 in …

: How military veterans are answering the call to defend Black lives via Waging Nonviolence

: Basecamp / Hey have made their security bug bounty program public 👏

: I researched candidates individually for main positions. Also have my guide for elections where good …

: takeaway from Borat Subsequent Moviefilm 🎥: Jeanise and the ladies in the synagogue deserve medals. …

: Masks are such an easy, powerful way to reduce the number of lost lives, both directly from the …

: text.npr.org is a mostly1 non-hyper way to read the news. Recommended! H/T @kaa Articles can still …

: If you find yourself using “sane” as a descriptor for something not actually related to …

: Miss you, dad. He died 2 years ago, after an extended hosiptalization trying to save him after being …

: Sunday Quote: The recommendation is for several reasons, including: a better fat profile (omega …

: More ⚽️ thoughts: It’s so weird to see #CFC with such scoring ability and so much hardship …

: #DearKiddos: A Vaccine for Cruelty

: iSideWith Support Map

: Day 17: #Inktober2020 #Inktober Great idea. Poor execution. Hopefully somebody gets it. 😁 …

: Are you a Republican or conservative who is understandably disgusted with the Trump presidency? Have …

: Day 16: #Inktober2020 #Inktober

: I’m starting OWASP Global AppSec 2020, my favorite infosec conference series. Subscribers of …

: Days 7-15: I made a micro catch-up for micro.blog #Inktober2020 #Inktober

: I appreciated this opinion from Sarah Smarsh in The Guardian: How is arguing with Trump voters …

: 📚 Now Reading: Lo-TEK Design by Radical Indigenism by Julia Watson

: A song for Columbus Day 🎶

: 📚 Now Reading: Regenerative Agriculture by Richard Perkins

: Sunday Quote Part 2 (saying it another way):

: Sunday Quote:

: I still find that there are people not using a password manager (along with multifactor, mind you). …

: Putting together my first IKEA has been made more challenging by a daddy-long-legs that keeps …

: Shannon Dycus is awesome and one of my favorite people. Sign up if interested!

: Day 5 & 6: #Inktober2020 #Inktober Wow, these are really stretching me and I am learning a lot …

: Day 4: #Inktober2020 #Inktober wow, that tower is struggling, let’s say there is heavy wind or …

: Sunday Quote

: 📚 Finished Reading: The Shadows by Alex North. ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommended. Horror-Thriller with a dreaming …

: Sad ending to a season that started with so much promise ⚽️ #IXI

: Day 3: #Inktober2020 #Inktober

: 📚 Finished Reading: Banksy Locations & Tours Vol 1 by Martin Bull ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Most of this is no …

: I was on a panel yesterday, kicking off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (#NCSAM2020), joined …

: Day 2: #Inktober2020 #Inktober

: Day 1: Fish #Inktober2020 #Inktober

: I first heard Sanctum during Cornerstone Music Festival. They’re a Swedish …

: Y’all, I’m going to try #Inktober…but I’m really really bad. Be kind.

: Phrase I coined today: Some people make excuses, some people make improvements

: Deep Learning Neurochemistry: Huberman notes that to attain significant brain rewiring requires …

: “televised presidential debates have been unhelpful for some time….Perhaps it would be better …

: I’m in the beta and checking out Arbtr, a minimalist network for sharing just one thing at a …

: Micro.blog 2.0 is live, just in time for #Blocktober!

: According to The Economist, Indiana’s House race is one of the places where votes matter

: hey kid, you wanna buy some drugs?

: You may have heard me talk about watersheds, before. In this post on Resilient, I share how to …

: iOS 14 widgets: Have you found any (e.g. app suggestions) that are recommending usage patterns that …

: Sunday Quote:

: What a wild game. Couple bad mistakes up front, but #CFC did amazing work to come back from 0-3 at …

: “The hallucinatory world of anticommunism-without-communism is dangerous and violent. Its …

: Finally watched Knives Out. Recommended! 🎥

: Answered the latest questions on iSidewith and checked who’s meeting the 50% threshold:

: In Indianapolis, people are receiving old-but-reprinted anti-Catholic conspiracy-theory books in the …

: Preventing Diabetes

: Autumn activated: switched from cold brew to latte beard is growing sportcoat with elbow patches

: Sunday Quote

: published on #Resilient: Ethical Explorer Pack

: Recommended 📚: Flash Boys - another great Michael Lewis explainer-of-complex-topics ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

: Sunday Quote RIP David Graeber

: I think about things like this every time a site asks me to prove I’m not a robot in a way …

: 🎵 New Oceans of Slumber today! Wish it was on Bandcamp.

: “whiskey & soda” 🥃 is the Americano of beer 🍺

: #DearKiddos: Careers

: Sunday Quote…delayed

: Learning from the lost David Graeber “I will always notice things. I will notice what I am …

: 📚 Now Reading: I Am Not Your Enemy

: Today, our church is having an outdoor service (distanced, masked). Good news, though, as my SIL …

: #DearKiddos: Letting People Vote

: Introducing: #DearKiddos These posts are written first for nieces, nephews, youth at church, and the …

: Be like Banksy (at your scale): “I’ve made some work about the migrant crisis, obviously I can’t …

: This light at our rental was clearly made from Big Bird.

: Sunday Quote

: Basil from the garden Ripe tomatoes from the CSA Soft mozzarella Aged balsamic Is there anything …

: Reading histories of the Spanish Civil War for #NorthernFires and the parallels to the reactionary …

: Be like Bedford: “While we are relieved that our church home mostly survived the inferno in the lot …

: 📚 finished reading: The Vanishing Half ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ Recommended

: An important message from Eddie Gonzalez

: What’s the protocol when you find a racist conspiracy theory flag in your neighborhood? I’m assuming …

: Resilient: Landlord Tech Watch

: Sunday Quote This is just one of the reasons it’s valuable to think about your project in the format …

: Are there good archives of old-timey radio serials? Can you point me to your favorites? What about …

: It’s a little startling for me when I hear about politicians resigning due to job …

: The little joys of CSAs: I was excited about getting pears, today. He told me how the tree is over …

: Now Reading 📚: the nineties-est book that ever ninety-ed

: I want something like this, but for actual antiperspirant. There are a lot of orgs offering …

: Dethroned & Uncrowned by Katatonia 🎶 #PerfectAlbum This is an acoustic+ remake of their own Dead …

: Canada’s last intact ice shelf breaks up “Since 2007 the mean temperature in summer has …

: Would really like shortcuts.app to be able to turn on or off location services. I want a toggle …

: “I’m so sorry, but I’m avoiding shared indoor spaces unless it’s an emergency.” …

: Sunday Quote: Note: this is unfortunately reinforced by common creeds (e.g. Apostles). If we believe …

: Impressive showing from #IndyTen to get the win. #IXI ⚽️

: It’s unfortunate we need reminder, but yes. No valves. Also, cover both mouth and nose.

: I’m a baked kale convert: Remove thick stems, rip into chunks, and toss with salt, olive oil, …

: delegation requires context, which means rapid-fire delegation is often ineffective and can even …

: Really enjoyed this episode of The Long Now with Eric Ries, dealing with long-term thinking re: …

: Sunday Quote

: There are two kinds of preppers: Those who hoard guns and gold Those who plant seeds and share Be …

: They Elflord and the Mayfly from Existential Comics

: Yet another good reason to wear a mask: “Homeland Security fears widespread mask-wearing will break …

: Sunday Quote (Note: this does not mean we should try to meld Empire & Kingdom, Caesar & …

: As we approach the 75th anniversary of the world’s most destructive terror attacks “atomic-bomb …

: Answer: unfortunately yes. We see that play out over and over. Most so-called “freedom loving …

: From How Police Unions Fight Reform

: Maybe I don’t need this anymore?

: ⚽️ Economist provides interesting analysis of differences during no-fan games

: Sunday Quote

: KAL’s cartoon

: Added How to Invent Everything to my #Resilient booklist. 📚 I love this book so much. Informative …

: This distinction is very helpful for thinking clearly on these issues. Censorship, Social Sanctions, …

: Once again, we have people protesting against not having to be slightly inconvenienced by wearing …

: As someone with an interest in insect protein (for issues of sustainability and ethics) this talk …

: I love that google has these as “similar” for Igorrr 🎶, and that they’re basically …

: I still have a ways to go, but did some good work on my Resilient booklist this morning.

: Sunday Quote

: Finished Reading 📚 Caliban’s War ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

: Another great one from James Clear

: This is a really illuminating episode from The Long Now about how disinformation campaigns work 🎙

: What I imagine the woodpeckers at our bird feeder are thinking: “Wow, this is way easier than …

: Another repeated theme from Battle for Spain: people tend to simplify conflict to just about …

: I’m reading Battle for Spain as part of #NorthernFires and what is old is new, again. I’m not far in …

: I maybe held on to this too long. 😂

: this is the sad result of making science and pandemic response a partisan issue: 30 yr old dies …

: “The biggest generator of long term results is learning to do things when you don’t feel like …

: The mark of Cain “Post-war pessimism also led evangelicals to adopt a premillennialist …

:

: Google has an incredible track record of killing their best products. Google play music is on the …

: I like this response on measuring engineering: In my experience, the “right” answer, i.e. the best …

: If you liked the M is for Malware board book…there are going to be more in the series: B is for …

: How are you spending your energy? What are you arguing about? Who are you fighting for? We need …

: Started 📚 Children of Blood and Bone and it is off to a great start.

: Angela Davis vs. The Liberal Reformers from Existential Comics

: TIL: hey.com treats different email addresses with “.” in them as distinct. When you register/buy an …

: Watched Thom Yorke’s Anima again, tonight. 🎶 💃 One of the most interesting experiments Netflix has …

: First Book: The Battle for Spain #NorthernFires

: Sunday Quote

: One of the reasons I’ve said body cams aren’t a solution: they expand surveillance and …

: Here’s a great podcast intro to Restorative Justice, includes shoutouts to Howard Zehr and …

: “China is convinced that its interests are served by iron-fisted repression at home and …

: Got my first CSA pickup, today. They said it started admittedly light so they are going to add a …

: re: Economist: I think they are in about the perfect spot for weekly news. Just below fact-reporting …

: “The world is not experiencing a second wave: it never got over the first” #COVID19

: How I’m reading The Economist now: Open the app on Saturday and go to the weekly view Read Politics …

: TIL about Common Hymnal “Common Hymnal is an online library for the Spiritual Underground, a …

: I enjoyed this episode of the Inverse podcast Great conversation around decolonized perspectives on …

: Questions to ask after finishing media: What is this work saying? How do I now feel? What will …

: “The motivation to work toward mitigating disaster is minimal for those with the most power to …

: This is clever Climate Strike License “a software license that developers can use to prohibit the …

: Not one police department in the 20 largest American cities are compliant with international rights …

: $97 million endowment. Management won’t pay for health insurance and is leaning on musicians for …

: 📚 Review: Imaginary Borders

: Sunday Quote

: Another entry in “What if we wrote about the USA the way we write about other countries.” Unrest …

: Finished Reading 📚: Delayed Gratification Issue 37 ⭐️⭐️⭐️

: Sunday Quote

: A Former Prosecutor’s Case for Prison Abolition. This is great intro to the topic of prison …

: I continue to compare the recent protests, because I think they are incredibly informative about …

: “Don’t be political”: often wrong “Don’t be partisan”: less wrong When we talk about interactions …

: Sunday Quote

: NRA Accidentally Forgets To Rise Up Against Tyrannical Government “An embarrassed National Rifle …

: Finished Reading 📚 (yesterday) Gideon the Ninth Interesting due to new perspectives and being many …

: Ta-Nehisi Coates was on my favorite podcast 🎙 and it was great. Have a listen

: New 🎶 Silent Planet shirt. Proceeds going to BLMLA and The Bail Project

: Our church (First Mennonite Indianapolis) community posted a few statements regarding racial …

: How to write a corporate #BLM statement: Ben & Jerry’s sets the bar

: ✝️🕊🏴🌹, in that order

: 📚Now reading (listening): The Water Dancer

: A message from Glen Guyton of Mennonite Church USA: We Need to Engage in More Costly Peacemaking

: This is really good: How Western media would cover Minneapolis if it happened in another country

: When heavily-armed white protestors demanded the right to spread more death with COVID19, law …

: Sunday Quote

: 📚 Re-reading: Grave Peril

: Protestors Criticized For Looting Businesses Without Forming Private Equity Firm First

: Peaceful Protest Interrupted by Swarm of Aggressive Black-Clad Militants

: Love this: Critical Thinking Cheatsheet H/T @JMaxB

: ‘But she also refuses to participate in a plan to revive the economy that places the burden on the …

: Syllabus #NorthernFires

: 📚 Now reading: Delayed Gratification issue 37

: Every time is see a reference to Brandon Sanderson’s Rhythm of War, I get excited, because I think …

: hey, remember when I said Flobots - Quarantine was my song for the quarantine?. Well, they just made …

: What are you yearning, learning, and hoping for?

: Perfection: Why we at $FAMOUS_COMPANY Switched to $HYPED_TECHNOLOGY

: At this point, I should probably just make a playlist out of all the songs in my catalog that …

: Great moment as the host of this zoom call is sharing and explaining a meme from “Hauerwasian Memes …

: Dr. Erin Bromage - “The Risks - Know Them - Avoid Them” This well-written and detailed post helps …

: Sunday Quote

: another good move from basecamp “Just say no to employee surveillance.”

: Altered Carbon the novel that inspired the Netflix Series is on sale for 3 bucks today. This is one …

: Cool: The Mennonite interviewed Ibram X. Kendi

: Introduction #NorthernFires

: In addition to the already-existing foot-hooks for opening doors, we’re seeing the rise of new …

: Conservative and Progressive: why not both?

: when one is remote, all are remote

: good reporting from Krebs on Security: “Who’s Behind the ‘Reopen’ Domain Surge?”

: Sunday Quote: Note: timely double-quote this morning, as people demand sacrifice to Mammon in the …

: Governments are quick to ratchet up totalitarian power during crises. Be vigilant, be united, …

: Sunday Quote

: The most human part of Altered Carbon Season 2 was the AI characters. Intentional, or due to script …

: Some of you have asked how I stay focused on my mobile or on the web. One of the tools I use to help …

: “Let’s all wear a mask”

: French toast upgrade I made yesterday: Forget cinnamon. Use nutmeg, ginger, cardamom, and clove. …

: Sunday Quote

: Jackbox party via Discord etc. We had a fun time trying this last night. Pro-tip for services where …

: Reflecting on Social Ties during Physical Distance

: Wanted: a music video where everytime there’s a “woo-hoo” it switches between …

: board games re-released for free: Board Game Remix Kit Print & Play versions of the Cheapass …

: Amid the coronavirus crisis, mutual aid networks erupt across the country

: It’s new album day! Igorrr - Spirituality and Distortion is out!

: Got a new game! Beautiful Trouble Brought to you by the folks at Waging Nonviolence. Want more? Here …

: This is one of the best podcast episodes I’ve ever heard 🎙. I took many notes and will be …

: Sunday Quote

: These Mennonites are all joined in on a video conference for church this morning. 😷

: Waging Nonviolence published 7 things to do instead of hoarding toilet paper. Good list!

: Awesome. Library of America will publish more of Ursula K. Le Guin’s works

: Coping with Covid a writeup at Resilient

: My chosen quarantine song is Flobot’s quarantine. 🎶 What’s yours?

: what will happen when the crisis passes?…it’s worth asking yourself now…how you might change your …

: Thinking about the confluence of quarantine, Lent, spring break, climate change, & other events. …

: Sunday Quote

: You’ve seen me share things from James Clear’s newsletter multiple times. Here’s …

: One of the most interesting things in my (admittedly new) zettelkasten system is my dictionary. When …

: Pyramid Arcade Re-boxing

: Doing pretty well on my 2020 reading goal. Read any of these and want to discuss?

: 🎵 of the Month: Flobots - NOENEMIES

: Sunday Quote

: 📚 Finished Deep Work by Cal Newport ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

: Woot! My blog now has webmentions and micro.blog replies included on post pages.

: Ok, I’m trying an experiment: I’ve set up a page where you can schedule a discussion …

: I started Cal Newport’s 📚 Deep Work and it has me pondering something. As expected (since I really …

: Stop giving public attention to arrogant jerks

: Sunday Quote

: Labyrinth Adventure Game came today, and it’s even cooler than I thought it would be! Who …

: it me:

: Field Notes made a D&D 5E Character Journal. 🎲

: Another great decision-making question from James Clear’s newsletter: “Will this cost me time in …

: Sunday Quote

: Finished 📚 Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Remove layers of abstraction and build …

: Too accurate

: 🎵 of the Month: Moor Mother - Analog Fluids of Sonic Black Holes

: When information is crowdsourced, new avenues of manipulation arise. Consider this hack of driving …

: I’d cosign most of these: “Things I Believe About Software Engineering” by Wesley …

: Sunday Quote

: Reminder, you can use RSS feeds to follow specific categories of my blog, if you want to check only …

: Software Assurance Maturity Model v2 is live! #appsec #OWASP #SAMM #OpenSAMM

: burning by Lunarbaboon

: 📚 Finished The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ What if we took similar events to …

: 13-yr Mennonite

: 4 Values

: Sunday Quote

: 📚 Finished Four Futures by Peter Frase. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ How might humans respond to work automation and …

: 📚 Review: The Benedict Option

: Sunday Quote

: Recently finished 📚 Immunity to Change by Robert Kegan & Lisa Laskow Lahey. ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Recommended …

: I liked Malcolm Gladwell’s 📚 Talking to Strangers, but I liked this podcast of him talking …

: ‘King was arrested 29 times in his short life. Many of those times, he was charged with “disturbing …

: What are the tech companies that are doing the most harm? What would be your top 5? Here is …

: 📚 Finished A Memory of Light by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Mostly an incredible …

: Check out this new book from Mark Van Steenwyk

: Checking out the preview from the new Igorrr album. First track and we already have breakbeats, …

: Sunday Quote

: Interested in Live Action role-playing games? Live within driving distance of Indianapolis? Come …

: “The kingdom of heaven is in a basement” Parables of the Kingdom: a poem from Isaiah Lewis from …

: TIL: Moaning Myrtle is also the little droidsmith in the latest star war.

: “It’s very easy to come up with superficially persuasive arguments that can justify just about …

: 📚 Finished Towers of Midnight by Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ With this book, …

: Reminder: US political definitions are weird, and it’s better to talk about your values and …

: Sunday Quote

: Just found out my spouse has created her own markdown-like syntax system without even knowing …

: blood now accounts for 2% of the country’s exports – more than corn or soy from The …

: I’m a day late, but here’s this year’s results for Public Domain Day! 📚 #AbolishIP

: 2019 🎙 Review

: 2019 📚 Review: Fiction

: 2019 📚 Review: Nonfiction

: Happy New Year!

: So, bougie Carmel jerks who put a lot of wear on Indianapolis roads (but don’t send taxes to pay for …

: Be the kind of person that picks back up your trash when you’ve shot and missed the basket in a …

: Sunday Quote:

: We picked almost 20 ticks off my dog’s thick coat, this morning. Yikes! None attached, though. 🤞

: 📚 Micro-Review: _The Power of Habit_ by Charles Duhigg

: I am now calling egg nog “Christmas milk”

: Yay! 📚 Readwise.io silently added Pocket to their automatic list.

: 📚 Finished The Gathering Storm by Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson, the other day. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I …

: Happy first day of Christmas! 🌟

: I just read this out loud to the gathered family. 🤣 ‘I am going to say quiet words in your …

: With all the data Google collects, they still don’t do year/decade stats for you. Steven Tursi has …

: Sunday Quote

: Me, every time we see a cute dog: “Do you think it could come live with us?”

: A service where you can share just 1 link a day. As you send links/comments to the service it asks …

: August Burns Red makes my favorite offbeat Christmas music. Sleddin’ Hill was really good. …

: 📚 Finished Educated by Tara Westover. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ An incredible book that was not what I expected it to …

: Tried a goofy experiment on my micro.blog about me (not to be confused with my full about page). …

: from Part two of Thank You, Anarchy over at Experimental Theology: “who do you think is …

: 📚 Finished The Pioneers by David McCullough ⭐️⭐️⭐️ It was surprising to me that this focused on what …

: Experimental Theology on Anarchy: I enjoy being a student of resistance movements and anarchist …

: 📚 Finished Power of Now by Echkhart Tolle. ⭐️⭐️ 2/3 useful commentary on consciousness 2/3 bullshit …

: Joy: filming my husky mix while she frolicked in the first snow. ❄️ Unexpected blessing: turning off …

: Taking our first snow walk of the year! ❄️🥾😁

: Sunday Quote

: I received my Trilemma Adventures Compendium 1 book, and it’s the coolest physical RPG book I’ve …

: Awesome new shirt & bag for sustaining members of Waging Nonviolence, along with the description …

: A theory on spicy food from SMBC.

: 📚 Finished Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I wish it had included discussion …

: We’re seeing more like this, and it’s excellent subversive action like Jesus’s …

: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Finished Reading 📚 How to Change Your Mind by Michael Pollan There’s promise in …

: Finished reading: Knife of Dreams by Robert Jordan 📚

: Currently reading: How to Change Your Mind by Michael Pollan 📚

: If you follow me on Goodreads, you may be inundated, today. I will be adding many to my list because …

: In Advent, we cry out “when, God, when!” God replies “the kingdom of God is among you.”

: Alien RPG materials arrived, and the main book looks excellent. #RPG

: Did you (or are you planning to) engage in an alternative activity to Black Friday and Cyber Monday? …

: Finally opening my bottle of Gouden Carolus single malt Belgian whiskey. 🥃 First fill bourbon cask …

: RPGs with Kids

: From an RPG with niece and nephew. A Risus-based TF2-inspired build-as-you-go game where the agents …

: I added a new resource to my Security Thinking for Big Data reference. “A Practical Way to Include …

: Sunday Quote 📚

: Sunday Quote

: Great thought experiment from James Clear today. Work backwards from this to think clearly about …

: Four cool things about Disney+ User profiles. Some other services still don’t have this. You can …

: Sunday Quote: re: the famous marshmallow experiment. Social sciences are finding over and over that …

: Another feelgood comic from maximumble.

: Links for Resilience #5, with “Coercion-Resistant Design”, horseshoe crabs, seaweed for cows, and …

: Made our own blend of Wemyss Spice King 🥃

: Sunday Quote 📚

: Sunday Quote: “…that’s exactly what the early Christians were executed for, for pledging an …

: If I was only allowed… One cuisine: Persian One author: Ursula K. Le Guin One genre of …

: Sunday Quote

: Why does Gidget (our MinPin) sometimes get scared in the backyard?

: Helping my friend run a puzzle LARP for his daughter’s birthday party 🗿🗝🔍👻

: Finished 📚 How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi. Highly recommended. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

: Sunday quote courtesy of readwise:

: Fort Collins Mennonite Fellowship regains the right to provide storage lockers to homeless in their …

: TIL: Indianapolis has the second highest number of evictions, second only to NYC (statistic courtesy …

: Happy IndyGo Red Line day! Red Line Events (Yes, this is a horrible name for an urban project, but …

: Another tribute to Ursula K. le Guin: Kim Stanley Robinson at the Long Now

: Who’s surprised these newfound alt-right free speech warriors aren’t coming to the defense of …

: IXI ⚽️⚽️⚽️ CLT ⚽️ #INDvCLT

: Glenmorangie Bacalta 🥃, lake, fire, sunset, family, friends. 👍👍👍

: Reading Will Larson’s An Elegant Puzzle and noting he’s in lock-step with Sally Williamson on the …

: The latest Links for Resilience newsletter is out, featuring stories on Security, Sustainability, …

: 📚 Recommended: How Long ‘Ti’l Black Future Month N.K. Jemisin.

: Finished 📚: The Long Earth by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter. Highly recommended. I …

: I’m back from #GenCon19, so I released a podcast about Games! Available now for subscribers of …

: #GenCon19 Day 3

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: #GenCon19 Day 2

: #GenCon2019 Day 1

: We need to change the institutions:

: Links for Resilience #3

: How to tie any knot: Animated Knots

: “Life Tip: when deciding whether to keep something, imagine it as a human friend.” from SMBC

: Today’s quote:

: As promised, here is Mennonite Church USA Executive Director Glen Guyton doing a rendition of …

: Indy Eleven ⚽️⚽️ - Loudoun United 0 #IXI #INDvLDN

: Clever idea: I started a “stress note” in my Notes app where I keep a list of whatever I’m anxious …

: Have any of you already played Bloc by Bloc?

: Congrats to #USA -> #NED -> #SWE ⚽️ #WorldCup

: Let’s go #USWNT and #USMNT. Let’s bring home two cups, today. ⚽️ #WorldCup #GoldCup

: #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 5 #BringThePeace

: Two years ago, today, Rachel Held Evans asked us this question. #MennoCon19

: Churchwide Statement on the Abuse of Child Migrants passes near-unanimously (2 of 495 dissent) …

: And here’s a more detailed story #MennoCon19

: “Immigrants Avoiding Deportation at Churches Face Big Fines” A couple of these sanctuary churches …

: #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 4

: Bylaw changes pass unanimously. Goodbye, telegram. 😆 #MennoCon19

: Youth delegate bylaw change passes with <2% dissent. #MennoCon19

: We are voting on a new resolution at #MennoCon19 tomorrow. Here’s a scan of the text. “Churchwide …

: #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 3

: #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 2

: Find #MennoCon19 daily news at the “KC Sauce”.

: #MennoCon19 Delegate Report Day 1

: That’s a lot of Mennonites #MennoCon19

: You know a peacemaking workshop is off to a good start when you start by singing Longing for Light …

: It’s often frustrating to try to figure out the direct flight options from a city. Not …

: So much ⚽️ this week, and #IXI and #USWNT and #USMNT are all on streaks. Hoping for a great game vs …

: I ’m a delegate at the Mennonite USA convention next week. AMA.

: As I read this post about “Calm Technology”, an annoying subscribe popup happened right as I got to …

: Mood right now #USWNT #WorldCup ⚽️

: Great night of ⚽️! Indy Eleven 1-0 Atlanta United II. US Men’s National team 6-0 Trinidad & …

: Zardoz level 2! 😆⚽️ #USMNT #GoldCup

: ⚽️ #IXI and #USMNT score in sync!!!!!

: New candidate for worst cold open: “I noticed you engaged with some of our content…” 🤢

: Happy Juneteenth. May we never give up on freedom and justice.

: I had some folks ask for more details about my Digital Declutter experiment. That podcast episode is …

: Short film: Multiverse

: Confronted with the reality of a monitored world, people make the rational decision to make the best …

: As precipitation increases in the Midwest, will we see farmers shifting to different crops? Rice, …

: New mantra for evaluating podcasts 🎙: is this more valuable to me than listening to a book 📖 ?

: Indiana Michigan Mennonite Conference delegate: bylaw tune-up passes nearly unanimously.

: Sadness as four congregations left Indiana Michigan Mennonite Conference for non-welcoming church …

: Indiana Michigan Mennonite Conference Delegate update: Leadership slate approved at 97% Spending …

: Q&A with Glen Guyton, Executive Director for Mennonite Church USA

: Hobonichi finally announces non-dated notebook!

: Big snapper at Camp Amigo

: Arrived early here at Camp Amigo, ready for Indiana Michigan Mennonite Conference to begin!

: “Everybody’s dressed as though the whole congregation might just go on a hike …

: ⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️⚽️ to 0 is a pretty ok start to our #WorldCup campaign, I guess. #USWNT …

: Today’s quote:

: 🔗 Links for Resilience #2. Reading for security, society, sustainability, and self.

: Highly successful HPB run 📚 Bonus: that’s a signed edition of Fall

: for Resilient, I interviewed Curtis Brazzell for his Kickstarter project “M is for Malware”. Check …

: Bodexpress is the real winner. 🐎

: Let’s go #USWNT, let’s go @mPinoe ⚽️ update: US defeats New Zealand 5-0

: My latest Resilient newsletter is out: Links for Resilience, where I share articles, quotes, and …

: Collection of short films to commemorate the Alien 40th anniversary.

: #IndyTen ⚽️

: First podcast up: “Where do you normally get your news?” Show (subscriber only) Show …

: Quick Poll: Where would you prefer I discuss what I’m learning, considering, sharing? Blog …

: “If I were wrong, what would I see?” Great question from Margaret Heffernan on the Knowledge …

: “countering consumerism must start from more robust secular (or religious) theodicy: the building of …

: “A tech movement spurred by visions of libertarian empowerment and progressive uplift has instead …

: Your own…transactional…Jesus

: You kill the prophets, and stone the people sent to you

: Join us tonight at OWASP Indianapolis! I am reprising my talk about about Big Data and AI Security. …

: I did some mapping for my Whitehack open table hexcrawl game. I used Martin Ralya’s Hexamancer …

: Digital Declutter: the Plan

: In preparation for my Digital Declutter during lent, I’m paring down the number of people I directly …

: Who wants a lifetime membership for Simplify Magazine (https://simplifymagazine.com)? I have ONE to …

: I’d love to hear your thoughts on this Global Youth Learning Framework from Institute for the …

: Generous Play is Everyone’s Job

: This episode of the Knowledge Project has even more great parenting and development insights than …

: Excellent episode of the Knowledge Project: Peaceful Parenting. I’m not a parent and I still got a …

: Accurate: Life Online

: Digital Minimalism: Reference and Review

: First change I’m making due to Digital Minimalism: going through my many Slack instances this …

: Start with Why micro notes/review

: Reminder: people who behave terribly online probably behave terribly terrible offscreen, too. It’s …

: “Solitude Deprivation: A state in which you spend close to zero time alone with your own …

: If a god is what you turn to when all else fails, violence certainly functions as a god.

: I don’t mind stealing bread from the mouths of decadence. But I can’t feed on the powerless when my …

: Google has shared ClusterFuzz. “ClusterFuzz is a scalable fuzzing infrastructure which finds …

: "Drama"

: Just added to Security Thinking for Big Data: the Algorithmic Justice League.

: Great episode of Freakonomics Radio. Interview with Domonique Foxworth about sports, economics, …

: Introducing Blog Categories and Specific Feeds!

: TFW it’s -38 wind chill and you are making your first cup of coffee.

: Interesting writeup on the new US Men’s Soccer approach ⚽️

: Today’s quote for reflection.

: Rearranged my main gaming bookshelves today. (Not pictured: d20 books, Exalted 1st ed, other core …

: Had a team member say that they really would prefer a team lunch instead of team dinner, because …

: Another approach to app Threat Modeling: Threat Modeling as Code

: Clever idea for a fountain pen the cap is scale ruler. #Kickstarter 🖋

: From Distant Shores: we're published!

: On this MLKJ day, as usual, I ask that white people avoid posting light pithy quotes, and instead …

: This morning’s reflection from #BuJo. What does this mean in the #AttentionEconomy ? …

: If you restrict your team from taking most/all of their vacation in a block, then you are …

: Project Alias is a 3D-printed safety feature to add to your home “digital assistant”, inspired …

: Philosophy Job Interview

: Interesting technique to facilitate two people making an honest decision about an activity

: RPG talk: one Burning Wheel character suffered a Mortal Wound due to a bandit arrow. Faithful …

: TWSBI Go is great. Overtaken Lamy Safari as top-value fountain pen 🖋

: Indy Eleven offers to buy Broad Ripple High to build stadium.

: Travelers is the best show.

: Winner of “Best Headline” for the Angela Davis story that is ongoing

: Neil Gaiman Reads Ursula K. Le Guin’s Ode to Timelessness to His 100-Year-Old Cousin

: Added five seconds to my dead hang since Tuesday. 😲

: New Year’s Resolution

: The internet has gotten so mean

: Last chance to register for my talk re: Agile Security and DevSecOps

: Reminder: don’t eat at Patachou restaurants. First, we had the frivolous lawsuit against …

: Let’s have an Epiphany

: Come join me next week? Northside Meetup: Agile Security and DevSecOps w/ Todd Grotenhuis - Meetup

: 2018 Book Review

: 2018 was full of challenges for me, and likely for you. Were we able to grow from them? Will we in …

: “Our American Christians are too busy saving the souls of white Christians from burning in hellfire …

: Sunday quote:

: 2018 Mentoring Update

: 2018 Podcast Review

: This is one of the reasons I prefer blogs (and micro.blog) over ad-based systems that are designed …

: The idea of an attentional commons (and the ensuing attention economy) is a really helpful paradigm.

: Mennonite pastor arrested resisting ICE arrest “During these times I’ve realized that the call of …

: Redemption must be institutional, not just individual.

: From this morning’s bullet journal reflection prompt:

: Do animals other than primates have consciousness?

: Schneier: How Surveillance Inhibits Freedom of Expression

: On regression in game design

: Re: the OSR scene

: From one of my first game designs. My brother and I made a custom, longer Monopoly board and new …

: Incredibly thankful for family and great friends who were with us today to honor my father.

: Cool new resource: An ethics checklist for data scientists. I’ve added it to my Security …

: IXI vs. Tampa Bay Rowdies ⚽️

: Awesome Gift List: Resistance Board Games

: Resistance in #Indy

: Seeing Igorrr live tonight. #bucketlist 🎶

: Goodbye, Urusla 📚

: Cory Doctorow says there’s more to the long-game in the attention wars

: This essay from LeGuin helps explain why her 📚 are so great: The Carrier Bag Theory of Fiction

: Here’s my pick for the Books & Brews mug club

: Hello, world!

: Got great feedback on my guest lectures at Rose-Hulman, today.

: Thanks to my SIL. This is really cool and will make my office more comfortable. Since I am …

: The husky is strong with this one: laying down nonchalantly in a pile of snow in -5 F

: 🐾 Siku is amazing and cute in the snow.