Posts from: May 2019

Don't worry, bee happy

May 21, 2019

alt: don't worry, bee happy.

I'm super jealous of that scooter. Best thing I had at that age was a tricycle that weighed 80 pounds with pedals that would crack your shins in half if you went downhill.

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HTML, code, and databases

May 15, 2019

Found on a Hacker News thread about PHP in 2019.

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I don't write any PHP these days, but the sentiment of a single file that combines HTML, JavaScript, and database queries to quickly knock out simple projects resonates - that's the exact setup I have for the Gatsby powered files that generate this site. There's no <?s any more though, it's GraphQL queries and JSX that covers both the JS and the HTML.

I can't see ever going back to PHP - I'd prefer Python and I know more C# than it at this point - but I'll never complain about it being a quick and (sometimes) dirty language.

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