Ted's Tidbits

Why We Should Pay Dallas City Council Members More www.dmagazine.com/frontburn…

I built a computer on a breadboard!

“with current technology and in a subset of available locations we can capture at least 6,700 petawatt-hours per year from solar and wind, which is more than 100 times global energy demand”

What critical race theory is – and isn’t

I made a thing!

Washington Post Story Does Lousy Job of Explaining ‘How Dallas Burbs Spawned Domestic Extremists’

The rioter next door: How the Dallas suburbs spawned domestic extremists

Texas Republicans begin pursuing new voting restrictions as they work to protect their hold on power

Traveling crews have been exploiting young workers and scamming customers for decades—and neither law enforcement nor Congress has been able to do anything about it. Trapped Into Selling Magazines Door-to-Door

Its colder than I ever remember it being here. I’m taking some pictures of this snowfall so that I can appreciate it’s beauty later, once I figure out how to be warm.

At Dallas’s Hall of State, a Return to Majesty www.metropolismag.com/architect…

5 ways Biden can help rural America thrive and bridge the rural-urban divide theconversation.com/5-ways-bi…

Democrats, Here’s How to Lose in 2022. And Deserve It. www.nytimes.com/2021/01/2…

Roiled by Racism, Dallas Christians Consider Their Role in the Fight Against Injustice

Advent of Code Day 8

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Advent of Code Day 5

Advent of Code Day 4

Advent of Code Day 3

Advent of Code Day 2

Advent of Code Day 1. Full solution on GitHub.

I’m doing Advent of Code this year, and it just occurred to me that I should be posting my solutions here. I’m using these little challenges as daily brain warmups as well as a chance to better grok Rust. So far it’s been fun.

Happy Thanksgiving!

I made a pie!