the CS classes you take: implement red-black trees and mergesort
the CS classes you need: hey all the information you need is spread across a half dozen CSV files with incompatible formats, unfuck that please
if another person replies to tell me about pkill i'm deleting this fucking thread
@parenthetical the dichotomy of cs and swe emerges again
@parenthetical I think they call that "data science" now.
@parenthetical *face turns red trying not to do it*
@parenthetical I'm only objecting to the word "need" here. Now somebody needs to know that, because earlier somebody else wasn't thinking ahead?
Indeed, that's what the youth and next generations are for — cleaning up the shit…
@parenthetical I have archives of toots and tweets with different internal formats and external formats from across the years and the idea of getting them into a searchable, reportable SQLite database causes me distress.
@parenthetical OMFG..... so true!!!!!!!
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