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2022 June

  • A while back, I had to go pick up some lab test results (not mine) from the hospital. I went up to the window and gave my claim receipt and waited. And waited. For a long while. The guy behind the counter had processed some other people already, but he also kept getting up and going to the back to check on something. Eventually, he came over to me and told me there was some "technical problem" with the results I was waiting for and asked for my patience. Waited some more. After another while, another person came out, presumably

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  • The next Arena set is almost upon us, so I figured I should compile my Streets of New Capenna limited stats! Events Win Loss Total Winrate Total 21 76 57 133 0.5714 With splash 12 18 18 36 0.5 By Main Colors WU 6 29 17 46 0.6304 WG 3 13 8 21 0.619 UB 3 14 7 21 0.6667 RG 1 0 3 3 0 WUG 1 5 3 8 0.625 BRG 1 0 2 2 0 By Color White 12 55 33 88 0.625 Blue 12 56 32 88 0.6364 Black 6 19 15 34 0.5588 Red 4

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  • I have had a busy week; lots of errands and family activities and some stuff I don't care to talk about publicly. And for some reason I feel more exhausted than normal. Maybe just old age? Regardless, I don't have any world news or links for today, so I think I will eschew the usual format I've settled into for these weeknotes. It's good to wander off once in a while, after all. A Psalm for the Wild-Built by Becky Chambers I suspect this review will be a good chunk of this post. This is a short novella, a bit

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  • I finally updated my long-unmaintained blogroll page. The contents of this page are only one category in my feedreader. Typically when I find a new blog that seems interesting to follow, I first put in a category called "tentative". After some time of following, I'll decide whether I want it to be in my public blogroll. Reviewing the public blogroll also means removing blogs that are no longer current or updated. I will typically move those into a feedreader category called "defunct". I'll highlight new/added blogs in a future "Follow Friday" post (a series which I have neglected to follow-up

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