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Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 09:52 pm
I set a personal goal of resolving 30 issues and/or submitting 30 pull requests in the month of April.

Assuming everything I have in the queue right now is eventually accepted, I can take credit for closing 31 issues and merging 34 PRs, and I've still got 4 days left.

Honestly, if I hadn't been pacing myself, I probably would have done more but been more frazzled as a result. As it is, I'm thinking I could probably do it again in May, as long as my wrists hold up.
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Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 05:28 pm
There is a Markov-tastic meme about making a dating profile from your phone's autosuggest. Here's mine:

My name is E on Radio 4.
My name is David from our faceless master of science.
My age is just a beautiful-sounding the Tories governing body of the Trinity or the victim's opinion.
My age is pretty shite.
My age is just a beautiful-sounding I will be vexatious to these churches.
I live in the Basic Subjects.
I live in a few weeks and then put them on my way home.
I live in the future of our games.
I was born in Pendleton Oregon USA [nb I have never been to Oregon]
My body is you need anything from me that you have tarantulas of Lords.
My body and mind and body of a monogamous anything.
I am looking for some time ago but this time around I will avoidbringing to some people.
I enjoy working with you and your family and friends.
I enjoy your knuckles of homosexual.
I enjoy being the best of the Archbishop.
My ideal partner is you can look for it to you and I think it was a Christian primary to these but I'd love it--of Lords to my butchness to these things I get freaked.
Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 05:33 pm
The Lib Dems run an anti-Brexit campaign. The Tories win the election but don't have a majority. The Lib Dems offer to join a coalition on the condition that the government drops Brexit. Theresa May agrees that this is an acceptable price to stay in power, and gets to drop A50 without losing face.

(Probably not really her plan, but I like the plot)
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Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 07:52 am
It's been a stressful few days. Heather's father-in-law passed away late last week after a brief hospitalization, and the funeral was yesterday afternoon. And the day before that was Easter, with all the musical and family obligations that entails. Everything went well, though. I got to meet H's wonderful mother-in-law for the first time, and on Easter I got to see my favorite uncle for the first time in probably a year. (I was supposed to see him at Thanksgiving, but he was bedridden with stomach flu.)

We watched Harvey at my mom's house on Sunday afternoon, which is a classic black and white film starring Jimmy Stewart as an affable guy whose best friend happens to be a six foot tall invisible rabbit. So that was interesting. And Mom and I had planned to go this morning to a matinee of Going in Style, the new crime caper comedy with Michael Caine and Morgan Freeman. I'll probably still go, although right now I feel like I'd rather just curl up with an overdue library book.

The kids seemed to have a good holiday. In addition to the usual candy, Will got Math Fluxx and Connor got Exploding Kittens. We got another Lego Dimensions character, too, although I haven't found the time to play recently. Still pouring most of my available hours into Dreamwidth stuff.