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16 January 2015

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  1. Why Diners Are More Important Than Ever | Serious Eats

    Partly for the list of NY diners at the end, although the article’s good in itself. Lots of the points defining diners also sounded like British cafes (“caffs”, not cafés). (via Kottke)

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    @markcousinsfilm Are your S&S articles of a suggested week-by-week film course online? I can’t find them, but would like to share. Thanks.

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    @tomtaylor Exciting! I'm no longer with them, so do post with updates as it happens!

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    @whoisdanw Seems that way.

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    (That link about @teehanlax, not BERG btw… I was just thinking about the comparison in my head.)

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    Interesting to compare @teehanlax and @bergcloud: top agencies/consultancies who wanted to do something new. Tricky medium.com/@krogsgard/the…

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    @benhammersley Reminds me of the mid-90s Wired US subeditor asking @harikunzru if instead of "junglists" he meant to write "Jungists".

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    @gwire I forget, but the instructions probably tell you to lodge a copy of your cipher with GCHQ.

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    @Robert58585858 @Mara_Castello The painter was D. Savill. pepysdiary.com/diary/1662/01/… Maybe less of a bargain?

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    @gwire I used to collect wrappers from Double Agents sweets and read books like 3.bp.blogspot.com/-ru0Rndp1D_4/U… Not weird. Although I am in MI5 now.

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    @bobbie Is it that without much internet we didn't know other Sleater Kinney fans existed? I still hardly know anyone in person who's a fan.