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24 June 2020

Links

  1. Basecamp: Until the End of the Internet

    Even if they didn’t make this specific commitment, having *any* public policy about how long you plan to run a site/service for, or the conditions under which you would close it, is refreshing. (via @simonw)

  2. The Gentle Author’s Coronavirus Diary | Spitalfields Life

    This, and the linked piece, ‘On Recovering From The Coronavirus’, are lovely gentle writing. Also features Pepys.

Tweets

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @ianbetteridge IAN "CRUNCHY" BETTERIDGE
    His resolve guided the country
    through its greatest crisis.
    Let none who come after
    suffer such smoothness.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @ianbetteridge A true hero. There should be a statue of you!

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @ianbetteridge I'm so sorry.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @benbrown I've read that! Could have been 10x shorter.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @ianbetteridge It's spoiled me. I occasionally try others but, no, there is only one.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @tomskitomski They're having a tough time, might as well allow them some whooping. Besides, I'm not within earshot of any.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @schuyler We have stocks! Lockdown has added an extra level of jeopardy to the maintenance of these but so far our peanut butter resilience strategy has held up.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @cjlmiles Apparently there are smaller ones but I think of them as like those tiny sample pots of decorating paint.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    I have just opened a new 1kg tub of Whole Earth crunchy peanut butter. Join me now in a round of applause of the appropriate length. Please don't "whoop" unless you are American.

  • philgyford’s avatar

    @simonw Even if they didn't make this specific commitment, having *any* public policy about how long you plan to run a site/service for, or the conditions under which you would close it, is refreshing.

  • Liked tweets

  • WhitStillman’s avatar

    I'd been fearing just this.

  • benbrown’s avatar

    @mathowie i learned to code javascript rollovers by view-sourcing glassdog

  • cassidoo’s avatar

    ASMR for developers