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Weeklog for Week 33: August 14 to August 20


Another vacation week. Still no progress, as it should be.

Little bit of catching up to do afterwards.


Libraries, programming, etc


  • A Beautifully Foolish Endeavour by Hank Green: I don't know what I should think about this. On the one hand, it's modern and current and well-written and cute. But on the other hand, it's... strange? Like, for example, a main indicator for the success of the group is "the economy"? I mean, given the tools that come up in the book, who cares about "the economy", when humanity could actually move to a post-scarcity society. So, I don't know. Still enjoyed it quite a bit. 8/10
  • Lexicon by Max Barry: What a great book with a great and scary premise, ie. that words carry power and you can actually optimize this power and fully control other people, on so many levels. And there are many fun twists. I loved it from start to finish. 10/10



  • such art (from Humble monthly)
  • Tin Can (from Humble monthly)
  • Airport CEO (from waitlist)
  • Last Call BBS (from waitlist)
  • word factori (because it looks just like the stuff I do)
  • Dodo Peak (free from EGS)


  • Fondant Baulois: I've tried and failed many times. I'll have to try and fail many times more.

Other media

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