What foreign language did you take in high school (assuming you had that requirement)? How many languages can you speak?
James Beard Awards 2020
I know some of y'all think the James Beard Awards are... what was the term... self congratulatory circle jerk. Perhaps, but I still enjoy them. Here are the latest nominees for 2020. Restaurants & Chefs at bottom of the list:
Today in the 'rona.
Accountability Tuesday: What's your workout today?
What's for dinner?
Tell the DBD two truths and one lie about yourself.
OUR CRUMBLING DEMOCRACY
@IanColdwater: I’ve heard being a man on the Internet compared to using an adblocker: same Internet, but you see a lot less shit.
So I did this for a few people, so they could experience what it’s like to be a non-man online, at least a bit. To see what it’s like with the adblocker turned off.
Latin, all years of H.S. only because I was told "your sister did it, we did it, now you"
@SFBart: We at BART will forever miss you, Courtney. Courtney asked us tough questions and demanded accountability while being our biggest supporter. We will never forget the joy you expressed when you finally boarded a Fleet of the Future train. Rest In Peace.
I'm not completely sure who the pictured person is, but apparently, they (and my workplace) were involved in some scientific results? https://twitter.com/abhikghosh/status/1257768416594800642?s=20
Two work notes:
1) We're having a playlist competition--everyone submits a song, and then we do some kind of voting to narrow down what our work playlist for the month of May is (to be enjoyed remotely, of course)
2) My department is competing against other departments (including that of Kodiak's sister) to raise money for local food banks (Alameda and Contra Costa). If you happen to have a little extra to give at this time: https://give.foodbankccs.org/ALS
Gordo's run this evening.
Latin, some Arabic, Egyptian hieroglyphs, a bit of Spanish and French
Two. I currently speak English, and I talk “Turkey” when it is warranted.