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‘I won’t throw another Surface’: Tom Brady says NFL will fine him if he tosses Microsoft device again

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady is going to keep a better grip on his Microsoft Surface after hearing from the NFL about his tablet-tossing tantrum during a loss on Dec. 19.

I don’t know why this makes me laugh. Maybe it’s something about a superhuman getting annoyed at a Microsoft product.


Los Angeles Arboretum. Seasons! (In Southern California.)


Currently reading: For Whom the Bell Tolls: The Hemingway Library Edition by Ernest Hemingway 📚


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Don’t Look Up, 2021 - ★★★★★

Walks the tonal line perfectly and delivers. Excellent performances. Didn’t need it to be funny all the time. It was more about getting me to think about how to deliver a message and how to get people to listen. A bit slow at times.


Currently reading: Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing by Matthew G. Kirschenbaum 📚vastly entertaining. Great anecdotes.


My youngest son. Nine years old.


The History Of Kanban

This post was written by an AI and lightly edited by a human. Kanban, which means “visual signal” in Japanese, is used to communicate clearly when action is required. Kanban was developed by a Toyota engineer in 1940 to eliminate bottlenecks in the manufacturing processes. (Sources: 5, 6) It was originally modeled on a system that monitors a supermarket’s stock levels, matches consumer buying patterns, and stores, at a low level.

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Agree with @cygnoir and agree opening the community is about being proactive, extending invitations to join, and yes, scholarships.


Currently reading: Industrial Society and Its Future by Theodore John Kaczynski 📚 It’s a truly odd, uncomfortable feeling reading this book, since it is written by a criminal. Both the expansiveness and limitations of his thought are unsettling.


Has anyone else noticed that typography and photography in the York Times Magazine have gotten really weird and off putting lately, and in the regular paper, efforts at copy editing have slacked off?


Take care of each other.

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