David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Old maps overlaid on their modern Google Maps. I want to add something like this, using a 17th-ish century map of London, to the Pepys site. Somehow. (via Kottke)
@denisewilton “I don’t know”
@tomcoates Isn’t it. So obviously designed so they can say “we did some consultation and the response was favourable”.
@dracos @tomcoates It’s tricky to laboriously point out boring pedantry without boring pedantry.
*Terrible* survey about the Southbank Centre’s redevelopment: snapsurveys.com/swh/surveylogi… “We plan to do amazing things. Do you agree?”
@dracos There’s always someone ready to pedantically correct any pedantry if you look hard enough.
@alicebartlett Yeah, but I criticise others’ use of English only to distract from my currently woeful coding.
It’s only Wednesday and this office has already had misuse of “less” vs “fewer”, and now a “peak” vs “peek” error. Come on, STANDARDS!
@revdancatt Yeah, so annoying. d3 might require re-engineering your brain, but at least it has plenty of docs to help you do so.