It’s not seen at its best in this video, but this is one of my favourite ever pieces of theatre.
@holgate And we shall chant, “Hail, hail and thrice hail, new master of capital and lord of our destinies. Also, please fix the potholes.”
@holgate They say the gentlemen of the City may be able to anoint a new Aldermage before another full moon has passed.
We didn’t have local elections in the City of London because when the Remembrancer sacrificed the goat, entrails indicated grave portents.
@pkqk It is an odd mixture of “use this one method to make an entirely different graph” and really fiddly detail.
Almost felt like I knew what I was doing with (a very limited subset of) d3.js the last couple of days. Just another line chart, but still.
@aanand So you can tell them apart! Look, I’m new to this. I’ll get the hang of it in another couple of decades.
@phl Triangulating then, I can tell the true and correct answer is “not camelcase”.
@aanand Ta. And variable names? (Sexist.)
(Coming up next: tabs vs spaces; wearing bike helmets vs not; Spectrum vs Commodore 64; etc.)
@tomcoates Thailand's had twelve coups since 1932.