Author: Papa Jojo

  • One thing that irritates me as an Apple user but I appreciate (a bit) as a cyber security professional is how developers will glom on to a version of MacOS. Customers have to either upgrade their OS (linked to hardware by Apple by their inscrutable reckoning) or, if available, accept an older version. There are…

  • 230126T20 Jordan Hallquist @ Tremont Tavern

    Jordan Hallquist (solo? With a band?) is playing Tremont Tavern on Friday 26 January 2024 at 8pm/20h. The Pulse had nice things to say about him in 2019.

  • Huevos Rancheros

    I cooked breakfast. 1 can black beans 1 can Rotel-style tomatoes 1 jar Aldo Tomatillo & Avocado salsa 2 T water 4 eggs 2 T avocado oil, divided 1/4 t cumin 3/4 t smoked paprika 1 cup Shredded cheese 2 T sour cream 4 small flour torillas Heat 1T oil in a small skillet. Add…

  • My media diet for January, so far

    Watched I finished watching Reacher S2. I did not enjoy it as much as the first season, mostly because of the backstory. The last episode could have been 20 minutes. They spent too much time after the action was over wrapping up the story lines. Irma Vep, a short series that ran on HBO a…

  • One of Aaron Rodgers’s biggest strengths as a Hall of Fame–caliber player is his awareness. At his best, the New York Jets quarterback can anticipate the movements of aggressive defenders and use his legs to create breathtaking plays down the field. If only Rodgers possessed such sharp awareness away from the football field, where he…

  • Chattanooga, Tennessee sits on the boarder with northwest Georgia, northeast Alabama, and is not far from the western reaches of the Carolinas. I’ve noticed that Chattanooga news outlets cover western North Carolina primarily when it is bad news.

  • ↪️ 4 topics I wish we’d cover in school

    https://alearningaday.blog/2024/01/16/4-topics-i-wish-wed-cover-in-school/ There are 4 topics we don’t cover in school that I wish we did – (1) Managing ourselves – from our mindset to our productivity (2) Health and personal wellness (3) Personal finance / managing our money (4) Building better relationships My high school in the late 80’s did 2 and 3, with a…

  • In Elfeed (Emacs RSS feed reader) with the Owncloud/Nextcloud protocol integration (via elfeed-protocol), I discovered that (setq elfeed-protocol-lazy-sync t) is necessary to keep read RSS articles in sync. Disabled (by default) it will update after the article is read in Elfeed, triggering what I think is rate limiting in newer server installs, causing articles to…

  • 23-10-24 Link Post

    17 Life-Learnings from 17 Years of The Marginalian (Maria Popova) Good stuff here. Cut the Intro We should all cut our manifestos, prefaces, and long rambling bits before we finally get to the juicy bits. Weekly Thing 266 / Obsessed, DiceRight, Omnivore The key points are: Be asynchronous first Write things down Make work visible…

  • 24-Oct-2023 Content of Interest

    I’m playing around with a link posting and such with emacs, org, elfeed, elfeed-curate, and org2blog. The posts will get some categorization. I’m working on some editing and formatting. But for now, please enjoy. No Category (10) 17 Life-Learnings from 17 Years of The Marginalian (Maria Popova) Good stuff here. Cut the Intro We should…