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mircea_popescu: in the first place, what fucking browser, they're multiple, and closed turd vendor crap pushed by utter pantsuit like mozilla, a sort of http://btcbase.org/log/2018-01-13#1770138 samovar. in the second place, the interface is TERRIBLE, and i don't just mean "what javascript" but also "what ssl, what pki, what dns, what the fuck". and then "what html soup, why did it crash, holy hell why does it leak secret data" and on and ON ☝︎
mircea_popescu: samovar seemed harmless.
mircea_popescu: NO FUCKING SAMOVAR. wtf is even the point, call it russian wanna-be house then
mircea_popescu: you know, at the time the samovar wasn't yet a train
mircea_popescu: samovar is brought in steaming in all its samovarish glory.
mircea_popescu: !s from:mircea samovar joke
mircea_popescu: you know the samovar joke ?
mircea_popescu: like in that joke with the drunk and the samovar. you know it ?
mircea_popescu: "Russian Soviet SAMOVAR 3L there are violations of nickel hull see photos. A fantastic collectors item! Regards !!"
mircea_popescu: http://www.ebay.com/bhp/samovar << actually apparently you can get one for almost nothing
mircea_popescu: samovar and all ?
mircea_popescu: ie, "Here is this samovar, here are the bundles, make me the product"
mircea_popescu: she's the queen of whimsy nao, we all gotta bow to her for samovar goodness.
mircea_popescu: http://log.bitcoin-assets.com/?date=28-07-2015#1214588 << he has a point, all attempts to heat water sooner or later reduce to a half assed, poorly specified, wasteful and buggy reimplementation of a samovar. ☝︎