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Seeing something I haven't seen before, building something that never existed before.

Collecting new skills and experiences like precious shinies.

Technology Strategist & @elgg expert, occasional @withknown contributor, Hacker, Wanderer.

Have laptop, will travel.

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Polite nudge to remind you that if you're looking for full stack PHP/Web, WordPress, Elgg or Known development, you should definitely get in touch! https://www.marcus-povey.co.uk

Pushed a bunch of @withknown changes: translation hooks for templates, PHP 7.2 compatibility, refresh/remove option for link previews, a couple of bug fixes, and Gettext support.

America shredded the constitution because of a couple of sky scrapers, but yet you can't do anything about three 9/11s worth of deaths EACH YEAR because "Oh, second amendment".

Grow up.

When "It's ok to fail" is not ok: https://mapkyc.me/2CmSSFe ... ten thousand times this.

Point is, the people who didn't want cake, didn't have to eat it. They certainly didn't need to take cake away from people who wanted it by force.

We all had cake, but a lot of people didn't like the type of cake, or how it was made. Some didn't want cake at all. These people forced a vote & took the cake from everybody else. When those who wanted cake complained, they were told "The people have spoken" & "shut up, we won!"

That thing where you miss a totally glaringly obvious security vulnerability that then gets pointed out in a code review. *facepalm*

It has been a long while since I've ever been through a code review, and I feel like a naughty schoolboy...!

Elon Musk, commuting home: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_KXgFpguE0

Back from travels, and getting ready for an exciting upcoming week. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iimlq6KuFpA