TIL that two white spaces at the end of a line in markdown will render a br element in the html. Thanks @das_aug for the tip!
Micro Monday again? Hot damn! Let’s all follow @shinypb! Mark is one of those wonderful people you are happy to know. :)
Unrelated: surface tension is neat:
I often consider a new tea pot, but this one works so well, and doubles as a measuring cup, so no new one yet.
A Title Nine ad on caniuse.com - this delights me more than it probably should.
Finished reading The Cruel Prince by Holly Black. If you’re a fan of Faerie fiction, give this a go; otherwise, skip it. ki.tt/bk180403 📚
A story I’m writing has a scene with the protagonist reflecting on a number of emotionally intense moments of his life. If you are willing to share, what was one of your most emotionally intense moments?
Last night I learned that walking down 50 flights of stairs takes just under 9 minutes, that 99% of hi-rise occupants ignore fire alarms, and that smokers in stairwells can trigger building evacuations.
“How painful can it be?”
“It’s like a sunburn being scratched by a cat, a cat-scratched sunburn.”
To which I ask, is getting a tattoo more or less painful than laser hair removal?
Hot Black Coffee in Toronto makes a good chai latte, too. Having a grand time here so far today with @snookca.