{"content":{"id":1889,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eThe first computer I owned was great. It obsolete by the standards of the day, only ran DOS, was extremely loud, had all kinds of weird, relaxing noises, and had a physical key you could lock it with! Someone was kind enough to upload \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eSNqzTwHiuU\"\u003evideo of that model and all it's various noises\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eYou may have heard that Bob's Burgers was supposed to be about cannibals. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjJkKn8WI6w\"\u003eA NSFWish video from the original pitch still exists\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eThe great medieval mathematician Bhaskara II wrote a lengthy math book in the second person, addressing it to his daughter. \u003ca href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C4%ABl%C4%81vat%C4%AB#Name\"\u003eHere is a legend as to why, and a one page of translation\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eEver since WWII, \u003ca href=\"http://en.biginfinland.com/children-eat-free-helsinki-summer/\"\u003echildren in Helsinki eat free in the summer\u003c/a\u003e. Damn, Finland, you keep making the rest of us look bad.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eOne obnoxious trend in the 00s was Nerdcore Hip Hop. For the most part, it was as smug and self-congratulating as you can guess it was. Except for MC Frontalot, who was genuinely very talented. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4nigRT2KmCE\u0026list=PLfyf-_OyYbyqTcwzWwGF5wpZiWESLl6Id\u0026index=316\"\u003eHis Zork song\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eGreat name, but significantly less exciting than it sounds: \u003ca href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catastrophe_theory\"\u003eCatastrophe theory\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GInovXm59Ew\"\u003eRoxanne but it's just rocks\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2021-03-07T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2021-03-04T22:17:51.000Z","updated_at":"2021-03-07T01:10:47.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=retrocomputing\"\u003eretrocomputing\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tv\"\u003etv\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=cartoons\"\u003ecartoons\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=mathematics\"\u003emathematics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twelfth_century\"\u003etwelfth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=india\"\u003eindia\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=finland\"\u003efinland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=food\"\u003efood\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_zeroes\"\u003ethe_zeroes\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twenty-first_century\"\u003etwenty-first_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=hop-hop\"\u003ehop-hop\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=games\"\u003egames\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=lisp\"\u003elisp\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=zork\"\u003ezork\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=new_wave\"\u003enew_wave\u003c/a\u003e"}

Weekly Links