My son’s daycare has an Anakin Skywalker figurine missing his right hand. ✋🏻

Tommy Boy

Floating point equality is hard when you don’t think about it.

You Know You're not Really Peter Pan, Don't You?


The long arrow operator in C++



I’ve always enjoyed a step into the absurd. This long arrow operator fits the bill.

Now, before we continue, you should realize that this post is not a serious one.

This also introduced me to the left arrow and the WTF operator.

Replacing My Kid’s College Fund with a “Start Something” Fund



I understand wanting to provide opportunities to your kids, but this feels misguided. I think providing options is the most important thing one can do for their children. Max may not be like me, and that’s okay. Actually, that’s better than okay; it’s great.

This culture of entrepreneurship is good in small doses, but it’s hardly the silver bullet that people want it to be.

Having said that, the author’a idea is an interesting one. I just find it to be a bit shortsighted.