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Albums

Wall of ice below Tierhag
Sunset in Rapperswil
Sunset in Rapperswil (sitting on a bench, waiting for the train)
Looking back up the trail to some ugly clouds
Kath heading downslope toward Ohrüti
Kath heading back to Ohrüti from Tierhag
Icicles near Ohrüti
Frozen winter rivulet
Pierre, fast asleep in the straw
Winter sunset at the Pfäffikersee
Winter sunset at the Pfäffikersee Naturschutzgebiet
Two young, roly-poly not-Pierres outside of Bubikon
Sunset outside of Kempten
Sunset outside of Kempten (1)
Sunset in the Pfäffikersee Naturschutzgebiet
Long shadows in the Pfäffikersee Naturschutzgebiet
Kath on a sunset walk to Ettenhausen
Kath basks in a winter sunset outside of Kempten
Deep, red sunset outside of Ettenhausen
Berry pie at Jucker
"Fluffy" lionhead outside of Bubikon
Pierre pestering me for breakfast
Pierre doesn't eat shitty meat
View of Pilatus at sunset from Humbel in January 2022

News

NY Times leads the charge against Russia

Published by marco on in Public Policy & Politics

Switzerland’s infection rate

Published by marco on in Science & Nature

Clarifying efficacy percentage (vs. effectiveness)

Published by marco on in Science & Nature

Human achievements are cool

Published by marco on in Philosophy

Homo Ignoramicus

Published by marco on in Public Policy & Politics

There was an attempt to justify Bitcoin’s power-consumption

Published by marco on in Technology

The “Hustle” culture in Software Development

Published by marco on in Programming

Hidden fairy tales

Published by marco on in Philosophy

Climate-change activism vs. the third world

Published by marco on in Science & Nature

Unearned confidence in comprehension

Published by marco on in Philosophy

Gods of Risk by James S.A. Corey (2012) (read in 2021)

Published by marco on in Books

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston (1937) (read in 2021)

Published by marco on in Books

Links and Notes for January 21st, 2021

Published by marco on in Notes

Links and Notes for January 14th, 2021

Published by marco on in Notes

Wordle

Published by marco on in Fun

Schlitz Malt Liquor with Wilson Pickett

Published by marco on in Fun

CSS Speedrun

Published by marco on in Programming

TIL: nth-of-type() and na+b in CSS

Published by marco on in Programming

Links and Notes for January 7th, 2021

Published by marco on in Notes

Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir (2021) (read in 2022)

Published by marco on in Books

Projects

Recipes

Cookies > Chocolate Hazelnut Dunkers (Biscotti)

mephit

Cookies > Gingerbread Cookies

mephit

Appetizers and Snacks > Pomegranate Spinach Dip

mephit

Soups & Stews > Fesenjan (koresh with pomegrantes) UPDATED RECIPE

mephit

Sauces & Relishes > Date Barbecue Sauce

mephit

Pasta, Rice & Grains > Tahdig

mephit

Cookies > Peanut-Sitting-Pretties

kar116s

Salads & Dressings > Tahini Dressing

kath

Meat > Mexican Hots

Grizz

Breads > GF Blueberry Muffins

mephit

Miscellaneous

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