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Finally, a boxing Shakespeare puppet for your favorite professor. 🥊 Vietnam craftsman makes World Cup mascots from eggshells. 🥚
👩🎤 I AM A ROCKER, I AM A ROLLER, I AM AN OUT-OF-CONTROLLER!
I found some great, weird web stuff.
We have the battling bard of Britain who'll fit you like a glove.
There are funky games to help you teach computer science.
Some motivation to help you get started learning to React (if that's your jam. And it probably should be).
Some heroic ways of using the blockchain.
Finally, some cool stuff from the world of video games.
🕸️ The Cool Side of the Web
Archie McPhee has some of the best gifts you will find. My personal favorite is the existentialist gum.
His collection is quite diverse with eggshell Obama, PSY, and a Ringo in the mix.
He's also workin' on a Putin.
Some of them are seriously funky and feel very 70s.
This link sells itself. Much aww.
⚒️ Tools and Resources
This is genuinely cool. You start with a blank page and every scribble prompts an image suggestion from the AI.
I'm happy to include something that:
✔️ is developer friendly ✔️ has accessibility in mind
There are a lot of these tools floating about but this one does have a fairly good library of images and videos for use in the slides. Worth checking out.
If you know anyone trying to teach CS then this link will win you many hugs.
🕷️ Design & Development Arena
React remains coveted by employers, so if you're ever going to dabble then it should be now.
Also, Airbnb is sharing the details of their React experience in a series of posts.
Big Brother meets design meets GitHub.
Claim a logo, pitch your project and wait for the community to decide.
All dev. All the time. Somehow Gary Vee snuck in there 😂 but otherwise these are all technical talks and presentations on blockchains, VMs, machine learning, Angular etc etc.
👩💻 Misc Tech
Who would have thought someone who sold flamethrowers online could be so irresponsible?
For me, Elon is numero uno.
So, if you see animals striking curious poses
They're calling the heat
The heat down on me and you.
It's a crazy world when doves are malicious and currency is subversive.
🤔 Articles of interest
I've been trying to convince my wife that we should move into marijuana cultivation for years.
The fact that it is going to be legal and profitable might be the clincher.
It's not all fun and games in the Intoxicant Wars as seen in this battle between wine and weed farmers.
Also, I noted with some pleasure the existence of a lawyer specializing in marijuana-related land use conflicts. How does one end up that niched so quickly?
I think you'll see from the toxic chemicals and wildfires that they're not really profiting that much.
🌩️ Eat lightning - Productivity
🙃 Backwards talking dreams - Fun stuff
It seems hard to believe that it wasn't just about Fallout 76 and Cyberpunk 2077.
11 year-olds everywhere shocked and appalled.
How many classic Mad Max quotes can I squeeze in?
If you have Cundalini's hand, then please tweet me. He wants it back.
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Until next week, we are the road warrior.