{"content":{"id":886,"title":"Weekly Links - Chinese Etymology Edition","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nWiktionary \u003ca href=\"https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/%E9%A1%A7%E5%B7%A6%E5%8F%B3%E8%80%8C%E8%A8%80%E4%BB%96#Chinese\"\u003ehas some excellent etymologies\u003c/a\u003e. Edit: of course some clueless idiot edited the charm out of it before this post dropped. \u003ca href=\"https://en.wiktionary.org/w/index.php?title=%E9%A1%A7%E5%B7%A6%E5%8F%B3%E8%80%8C%E8%A8%80%E4%BB%96\u0026oldid=53867398\"\u003eHere's an archived copy\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nEvery time I turn on Chrome it informs me that \u003ca href=\"https://www.blog.google/products/chrome/saying-goodbye-flash-chrome/\"\u003ethey're completely killing off flash\u003c/a\u003e, as in, not even allowing unsupported versions to run. This means thousands of free browser games, from the time before micro-purchases, are gone forever. Mobile and HTML5 have failed to produce even one game as good as \u003ca href=\"http://www.xgenstudios.com/play/stick-rpg-2\"\u003eStick RPG 2\u003c/a\u003e, \u003ca href=\"http://gameinabottle.com/\"\u003eThe Gemcraft series\u003c/a\u003e, \u003ca href=\"http://twinbeard.com/frog-fractions/\"\u003eFrog Fractions\u003c/a\u003e, \u003ca href=\"https://www.kongregate.com/games/sarahnorthway/rebuild-2\"\u003eRebuild 2\u003c/a\u003e, \u003ca href=\"https://www.kongregate.com/games/juicybeast/burrito-bison\"\u003eThe Burrito Bison Games\u003c/a\u003e, or countless others. We accidentally gave the internet and mobile to about five or ten companies and now the future fucking sucks!\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nBut that bad Internet news is slightly offset by some good internet news: \u003ca href=\"http://whopayswriters.com/#/results\"\u003ewho pays writers\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nI love Rails, but I wish there were a better, more simple reference. In the meanwhile, \u003ca href=\"https://jdc.io/rails-migration-data-types-mysql-postgresql-sqlite\"\u003erails types and their underlying meanings in Mysql, Sqlite3, and PostgreSql\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/1X_Uui4wLvI\"\u003eThe Original Talking Moose\u003c/a\u003e, a forgotten classic Mac app.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/where-did-the-phrase-hubba-hubba-come-from-724400/\"\u003e\"Where did the phrase hubba-hubba come from?\"\u003c/a\u003e\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2019-08-25T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2019-08-18T16:53:13.000Z","updated_at":"2019-08-25T12:23:03.000Z","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=language\"\u003elanguage\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=chinese\"\u003echinese\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=games\"\u003egames\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ruby\"\u003eruby\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ror\"\u003eror\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_internet\"\u003ethe_internet\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sql\"\u003esql\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=apple\"\u003eapple\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=retrocomputing\"\u003eretrocomputing\u003c/a\u003e"}

Weekly Links - Chinese Etymology Edition