I've never been a big fan of stores being open on Thanksgiving Day, because I feel that American culture already emphasises consumerism and unhealthy obsessions with work enough. However, I rarely say anything, because what are you going to do with big-box retailers? They want some of that Black Friday money, and they typically don't … Continue reading Happy Workaholic Day!
This morning, I tried more ideas for fixing the remaining endianness bugs in Mozilla's graphics engine. I found a few more leads but so far no progress on cracking the image decoding issue. It was a beautiful day out and my allergies are waning since it's finally autumn, so we took my gran out and … Continue reading Saturday: Mozilla and Bixby
I've finally moved my blog off Google Blogger and over to WordPress. WordPress is much nicer and I'm much happier with this platform – and recommend it highly! I have so much to say, and so many drafts that I've written. I wanted to start by noting that I imported the "best of" my old … Continue reading A re-introduction to blogging
I have seen a great number of people in the past few years disavow being a part of a culture or community that they once enjoyed or identified with due to an influx of sexism, nationalism, or other intolerance. I feel like this is a mistake and will only serve to strengthen intolerance amongst the … Continue reading Identity, shame, stigma, and intolerance