12:34:41

so I REALIZED after staying up reading about Emacs and Lisp and Clojure til well past 3 in the morning... Emacs is not just "somewhere between a shell and an editor". It's way more than that

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12:41:12

this means that it's not just another text editor with a bunch of plugins. it's an interactive programming environment attached to a keyboard, so each keystroke executes a different function. it turns your keyboard into a Turing machine. it's a nonlinear REPL

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12:43:21

rather than being in back-and-forth conversation with the Read-Eval-Print Loop, you're in a universe of functions made up of other functions. if you press M-x (M is Meta, aka Alt or Opt) you can call any function by its full name, like a command line. But it's so much more

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12:57:46

training a book cover generator! this is after ~20hours of compute https://t.co/ZlcnKqL5CP

image from twitter

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12:58:10

using https://t.co/XcloWIoRwf, an implementation of the paper "Towards Faster and Stabilized GAN Training for High-fidelity Few-shot Image Synthesis" preprint https://t.co/O8vJAywevy

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18:15:10

i am learning Clojure

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18:16:05

what is happening to me https://t.co/IB58OMxWPf

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18:16:49

this is like Naked Lunch

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