Oh shit, git! #

I've been using Git for years, but I've never been great with Git CLI or really understood the inner workings.

Julia Evans does good work, so I'm definitely going to check this out.

Looking Both Ways

2020 is like looking both ways before crossing the street, and then being hit by a plane.

Invert, Always Invert #

I read this post last week and it resonated with me.

I particularly liked the quote by Charlie Munger at the end:

It is remarkable how much long-term advantage people like us have gotten by trying to be consistently not stupid, instead of trying to be very intelligent.

Multi-Colored SVG Symbol Icons with CSS Variables #

This is a great read on setting up themable icon packs.

The technique requires CSS custom properties, but at this point it's reasonably safe to drop IE11 support (for most projects) in favor of the better security, performance, and tooling offered by modern evergreen browsers.