Rain Traffic

| life | dc |

This morning I sat in traffic for what seemed like an eternity on the beltway. I figured that there was some Monday morning mayhem and somebody got a little too excited and got into a little accident. Naturally everyone that drives by need to stop and stare which holds up everyone else. But as I slowly made my way around the loop there was no accident, there were no emergency vehicles and there was absolutely nothing wrong… What a gyp! I feel that if I have to sit around on the highway for an hour at least give me something to look at when I get to the end.

In Maryland whenever it drizzles the world stops, people stock up on toilet paper and canned goods and are prepared to ride out the storm. This is why I miss Ohio…

Thank you for reading! Share your thoughts with me on mastodon or via email.

Check out some more stuff to read down below.

Most popular posts this month

Recent Favorite Blog Posts

This is a collection of the last 8 posts that I bookmarked.

Articles from blogs I follow around the net

Today in heavy-handed metaphors

Sam Altman is the owner of a massive, invasive, parasitical toxic sludge that respects no boundaries and ruins everything it touches, and that he thinks someone else should clean up. Also his new house has mold. OpenAI CEO's $27 million San Francisco ma…

via jwz July 19, 2024

Weeknotes: GPT-4o mini, LLM 0.15, sqlite-utils 3.37 and building a staging environment

Upgrades to LLM to support the latest models, and a whole bunch of invisible work building out a staging environment for Datasette Cloud. GPT-4o mini and LLM 0.15 Today's big news was the release of GPT-4o mini, which I wrote about here. If you build ap…

via Simon Willison's Weblog: Entries July 19, 2024

ESM3: A simplified primer to the model's architecture

A short primer explaining the architecture of the ESM3 model

via Emmanuel Blogs July 18, 2024

Generated by openring