Today I heard the sad news that Simon Holmes, frontman and songwriter of 1990s Australian alternative/indiepop band The Hummingbirds passed away over the weekend.
I met him once, about a decade ago, at his record shop
Two years ago:
As of Friday morning, all hell has broken loose in the UK.
As nobody predicted*, the British voting public voted to leave the EU, 52% to 48%. Well, the English and Welsh voting public, mostly; Scotland
Five years ago:
Nine Traits of the Veteran UNIX Admin , a quasi-humorous list of grizzled-neckbeard stereotypes:
1: We don't use sudo
2: We use vi, not emacs, and definitely not pico or nano
9: Rebooting is almost