Daily Digest for Thursday, Jan 9, 2020
☀️ Earliest posts come first.
~ # 00:00 ~
I finally got cross-posting to twitter working:
The Twitter API part was easy, using go-twitter
The hard bits were writing the code to transmogrify a Post struct into reasonably formatted content for the cross-posted tweet, and then getting the template fixes done to provide the right metadata for a given link.
~ # 00:00 ~
RT @QasimRashid: Rep Ilhan literally survived war as a child, lived in a refugee camp for years, & deals w/post-traumatic stress disorder a…
~ # 04:27 ~
Blargh, this site.
That page has all the twitter:* metadata fields I can identify as necessary but still no card.
~ # 14:45 ~
@zempf Oddly, the validator loaded it, but it’s not happening live
~ # 14:53 ~
@zempf Huh. Weird
~ # 14:55 ~
@zempf Looks like it’s just taking time for the crawler to get to it - it’s showing up now on my original tweet
~ # 14:56 ~
RT @apf: 3yo: I need some help 👨🏻: what do you need? 3yo: I need to borrow your big ladder 👨🏻: uh … why? 3yo: to go really high and B…
~ # 17:17 ~
RT @offby1: What the hell is with websites doing this “login on one page, password on the next” bullshit? It’s maddening on mobile, where i…
~ # 17:19 ~
RT @RubenGallego: On the house floor we have heard our white female colleagues talk about their PTSD from domestic violence. It’s odd that…
~ # 18:23 ~
RT @atulkasbekar: An astrophotographer has clicked an exceptional video, wherein we can feel the rotation of the earth
Using a tracking mo…
~ # 19:12 ~
RT @tribelaw: Memo to Chief Justice Roberts:
Administering a constitutional oath of impartiality to a Senator who has said he will not eve…
~ # 19:15 ~
RT @claranellist: As a particle physicist with a PhD in the “smallest things in the Universe” I can confirm that this is 100% accurate. htt…
~ # 19:49 ~
RT @DocOnDev: Merit rating rewards people that do well in the system.
It does not reward attempts to improve the system
~ # 20:35 ~
@hover Hobby internet for the win
~ # 23:26 ~