Books

{"content":{"id":1813,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.jwz.org/blog/2021/01/us-coast-guard-recovers-stolen-tiki-boat-after-extremely-low-speed-chase/\"\u003eIRL Miami Vice\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCzf7aqemg8\u0026feature=emb_logo\"\u003eOne coconut comes from three fertilized embryos\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eFor decades, the same man did almost every blockbuster trailer, plus a lot of other movies. It was one of those things that was so normal you didn't really think about it till you went away. Now it seems incredibly old-fashioned. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PjWKE-IJ4R8\"\u003eA brief retrospective\u003c/a\u003e. Most of those movies are pretty good, but almost none are good enough to watch 30+ years later.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eThese things are usually stupid, but I liked this one: \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cHLbaOLWjpc\u0026list=PLfyf-_OyYbyrE04a-nz6JChrvhDtDVeTo\u0026index=4\"\u003eBlue Monday on 1930s instruments\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eI may have discovered the inventor of long stories before short recipes: \u003ca href=\" https://archive.org/details/b21530543/page/14/mode/2up\"\u003eThe cottage cook; or, Mrs. Jones's cheap dishes. Shewing the way to do much good with little money (1805)\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eRemember when Isabella Rossellini did a bunch of videos about the sex lives of insects? \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVpSoHubwTY\"\u003eThey are weirder than you remember\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eIf whining Star Wars fans haven't completely sapped every last bit of patience you had for the franchise, then read one of Andrew Rilstone's \u003ca href=\"http://www.andrewrilstone.com/2018/03/the-last-jedi-quaternary-thoughts.html\"\u003einteresting articles on Last Jedi\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2021-01-24T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2021-01-23T00:10:08.000Z","updated_at":"2021-01-23T18:40:22.000Z","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=usa\"\u003eusa\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=science\"\u003escience\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_nineties\"\u003ethe_nineties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=food\"\u003efood\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=recipes\"\u003erecipes\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=bored_of_star_wars\"\u003ebored_of_star_wars\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1754,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eMonty Python's Terry Jones (RIP) wrote a \u003ca href=\"https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/462621.Chaucer_s_Knight\"\u003econtroversial scholarly work on Chaucer's Knight's Tale\u003c/a\u003e. By all accounts it's very well-researched and erudite.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eParamecium video of the week: \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yXiJ__5-tI8\"\u003eHUNTER HUNTED!!!\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eI really hate most HBO shows, but \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-znj7Uf9Oo\u0026list=PLfyf-_OyYbyrE04a-nz6JChrvhDtDVeTo\u0026index=3\"\u003eI can't stop watching this\u003c/a\u003e. It looks so good. Look at the disdain on John Goodman's face. But HBO has let me down so many times.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://arwes.dev/\"\u003eA very polished frontend framework for science fiction effects.\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1hhAXrxVMeU\"\u003eGolden Ratio design in Inkscape tutorial\u003c/a\u003e. The kind of neat, simple idea you can play endlessly with.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eSylvester Stallone recently announced they were editing the friendship bot out of Rocky IV: \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WgEH95t6m34\"\u003eThis was the best part of all the Rocky movies combined\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eProbably the most faithful live-action adaptation of Mario and Luigi \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dduvx-dEySY\"\u003epre-dates the original NES game\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2020-12-13T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-12-09T23:48:48.000Z","updated_at":"2020-12-13T00:27:32.000Z","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=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=fourteenth_century\"\u003efourteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=england\"\u003eengland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tv\"\u003etv\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=design\"\u003edesign\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=games\"\u003egames\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=luigi\"\u003eluigi\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1733,"title":"Irk Bitig","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/531.jpg\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irk_Bitig\"\u003eInfo\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-12-11T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-11-02T04:16:44.000Z","updated_at":"2020-12-11T01:18:19.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ninth_century\"\u003eninth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=chinese\"\u003echinese\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=language\"\u003elanguage\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=calligraphy\"\u003ecalligraphy\u003c/a\u003e"}

Irk Bitig

{"content":{"id":1747,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eArchive.org now has a safe Flash emulator, so people can upload all the classic free games of the 00s. \u003ca href=\"https://archive.org/details/flyguy_flash\"\u003eFlyguy\u003c/a\u003e is a pleasant toy game.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MnHuQSKJTQ\u0026feature=emb_logo\"\u003eA short, interesting video on why Aspidistras because a middle-class status symbol starting in Victorian times\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eRelated retro-commedy: \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6XROMw3Z4e0\"\u003eThe biggest Aspidistra in the World\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eIt continues to be a tough year for everyone. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RKh8yq82y5w\u0026list=PLfyf-_OyYbypNN9j2Q8j8Qd1vTR0dM4Z8\u0026index=141\"\u003eThis is my new favourite song for building optimism\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6G8YCM0pGfU\"\u003eSeinfeld (NSFW)\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eAndrew Rilstone - who has an encyclopedic knowledge of C.S. Lewis, has been writing a series of lectures on Bulverism. They are all good, but \u003ca href=\"http://www.andrewrilstone.com/2020/11/9-politics.html\"\u003ehere is one of the best ones\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://archive.org/details/madamhowladywhyo00kingrich/page/n7/mode/2up\"\u003eMadam How and Lady Why; or First lessons in earth lore for children\u003c/a\u003e. I kind of want to try reading it. It's one of those historical books that could either be really good or really bad.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2020-11-29T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-11-22T19:47:37.000Z","updated_at":"2020-11-29T00:12:31.000Z","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=games\"\u003egames\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_zeroes\"\u003ethe_zeroes\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=uk\"\u003euk\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=botany\"\u003ebotany\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_thirties\"\u003ethe_thirties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=jazz\"\u003ejazz\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=traditional_pop\"\u003etraditional_pop\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_forties\"\u003ethe_forties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_eighties\"\u003ethe_eighties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nineteenth_century\"\u003enineteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=geology\"\u003egeology\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1630,"title":"Ming Dynasty cardamom illustration","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4f7.jpg\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-18T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-12T23:58:14.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-12T23:58:14.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=red\"\u003ered\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=chinese\"\u003echinese\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=china\"\u003echina\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ming\"\u003eming\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e"}

Ming Dynasty cardamom illustration

{"content":{"id":1688,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003eA lot of writers take a lot of enjoyment in describing Kant as an unfeeling robot man, but someone recently published \u003ca href=\"http://www.weirduniverse.net/blog/comments/jokes_of_immanuel_kant\"\u003ea book of Kant's jokes\u003c/a\u003e. And they're really not that bad considering how old they are.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-07T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-04T03:01:04.000Z","updated_at":"2020-10-04T03:01:04.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=philosophy\"\u003ephilosophy\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e"}

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A lot of writers take a lot of enjoyment in describing Kant as an unfeeling robot man, but someone recently published a book of Kant's jokes. And they're really not that bad considering how old they are.

{"content":{"id":1685,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003eIn the Canterbury Tales, Chaucer at one point writes \"the bitterns bombleth\" as if it's something pretty familiar to the audience. There are no bitters where I live, but \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M3VUS9SihKc\"\u003eYoutube to the rescue\u003c/a\u003e. \"Bombleth\" is a pretty good word for that sound.\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-10-06T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-10-03T03:25:06.000Z","updated_at":"2020-10-04T02:56:29.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=poetry\"\u003epoetry\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_link\"\u003edaily_link\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=birds\"\u003ebirds\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=england\"\u003eengland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=fourteenth_century\"\u003efourteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e"}

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In the Canterbury Tales, Chaucer at one point writes "the bitterns bombleth" as if it's something pretty familiar to the audience. There are no bitters where I live, but Youtube to the rescue. "Bombleth" is a pretty good word for that sound.

{"content":{"id":1579,"title":"Tove Jansson","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4e1.jpg\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-28T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-08-16T18:15:45.000Z","updated_at":"2020-08-16T18:15:45.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\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=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=paintings\"\u003epaintings\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sculpture\"\u003esculpture\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tove\"\u003etove\u003c/a\u003e"}

Tove Jansson

{"content":{"id":1541,"title":"Yum","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4c7.png\" class=\"tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-11T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-07-14T03:57:53.000Z","updated_at":"2020-12-10T01:07:11.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=old_memes\"\u003eold_memes\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=brown\"\u003ebrown\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=food\"\u003efood\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=war\"\u003ewar\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twelfth_century\"\u003etwelfth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=england\"\u003eengland\u003c/a\u003e"}

Yum

{"content":{"id":1609,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.interestingideas.com/ii/HarryPotter.htm\"\u003e\"Hogwarts may be venerable and prestigious, but it is essentially a trade school.\"\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-03T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-09-02T23:39:52.000Z","updated_at":"2020-09-02T23:40:44.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e"}

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{"content":{"id":1523,"title":"The Poor Poet - Carl Spitzweg","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4bf.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-09-03T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-07-05T16:14:30.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-05T16:14:30.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=painting\"\u003epainting\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=germany\"\u003egermany\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=poetry\"\u003epoetry\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nineteeth_century\"\u003enineteeth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_thirties\"\u003ethe_thirties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=biedermeier\"\u003ebiedermeier\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=romanticism\"\u003eromanticism\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=brown\"\u003ebrown\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=red\"\u003ered\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e"}

The Poor Poet - Carl Spitzweg

{"content":{"id":1600,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003eOCAML has been in my peripheral vision for years. I know some other languages were implemented in it, and it's in the weird world of non-LISP functional languages. Also it has an extremely good name. \u003ca href=\"https://www2.lib.uchicago.edu/keith/ocaml-class/class-01.html\"\u003eThis free book\u003c/a\u003e is apparently classic and I'm liking my skim through it. Now I need a little personal project to put it to the test...\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-08-29T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-08-27T04:28:13.000Z","updated_at":"2020-08-29T14:34:17.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=programming\"\u003eprogramming\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ocaml\"\u003eocaml\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e"}

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OCAML has been in my peripheral vision for years. I know some other languages were implemented in it, and it's in the weird world of non-LISP functional languages. Also it has an extremely good name. This free book is apparently classic and I'm liking my skim through it. Now I need a little personal project to put it to the test...

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The Absence of a Cello

Another one for the "haven't read but good cover" pile. Although I'm pretty tempted.

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Archive.org runs down some of their most interesting vintage cookbooks, including "Food for the invalid and the convalescent".

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The more I read of Tove Jansson, the more I start to think that she was one of the greatest authors to have ever lived. Here is a legendary interview with her on the rock she retired on. Make sure to click 'CC' to get the English subtitles.

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Andrew Rilstone did an interesting series on Joseph Campbell and literary interpretation in general. I especially liked this part.