2022 April

Cosmic Neighbors

Video : Bygone Visions of Cosmic Neighbors - YouTube by [[ Lemino ]]

  • Yet Another Excellent Documentary by Lemino about astronomy. This one is particularly about how we imagined the Comic Neighbors aka aliens from surrounding planets would look like.
  • Also somewhere in between LEMMiNO turns into EMINEM

100 Bytes of CSS

Blog : 100 Bytes of CSS to look great everywhere

  • Really Simple yet effective way to make websites look more comfortable for reading! Glad I found this!

html {
  max-width: 70ch;
  padding: 3em 1em;
  margin: auto;
  line-height: 1.75;
  font-size: 1.25em;
}


h1,h2,h3,h4,h5,h6 {
  margin: 3em 0 1em;
}

p,ul,ol {
  margin-bottom: 2em;
  color: #1d1d1d;
  font-family: sans-serif;
}

Hacking OkCupid to find Love

Article : How a Math Genius Hacked OkCupid to Find True Love - WIRED

  • Came across this article from 2014, that mentions the story of Mathematician Chris McKinaly to tried to figure out how the dating app works and then come up with an approach that would optimize the chances of finding love.

Cool Things on Cool Blogs

Blog : Cool Things People Do With Their Blogs - Brain Baking

  • Saving this for inspiration! Might try a few of these here as well!

Rejecting The Rejection

Letter : I am unable to accept your rejection at this time

Great Prank

Blog : Pranking My Roommate With Eerily Targeted Facebook Ads

  • One of the most elaborate and thought after practical pranks I’ve come across. This was fun to read as well.

Burkha Rapper

Article : Sofia Ashraf’s Journey To Becoming India’s ‘Burkha Rapper’ - Homegrown

  • Recently came across this protest rap song Kodaikanal Wont - YouTube, I remember see this really long time ago.
  • This time wondered about the person singing and found out amazing story.

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