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A collection of articles where I talk about various interests of mine

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I may have an unhealthy obsession with light novels.

I’m in love with light novels! So basically this is an article about me rambling about the light novels I’m currently reading and wanting to read.

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Grimgar: A Fresh take on the Fantasy World

The fantasy and/or game-like world scene in anime is nothing new, but Grimgar takes it to the next level with a realistic take on what it takes to survive.

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Wait. I should use a different selector for CSS and JavaScript?

We’ve all heard of separation of concerns, right? Well, I want to talk about selectors and why it’s a pretty good idea for you to keep your CSS and JavaScript selectors separated.

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What the heck is a cron job?

You ever wondered how you could have a script run at a specific time on your server, without you having to do it manually? Well, that’s what cron jobs are for and, in this article, we are going to get you started down the road to understanding them.

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PUBG: The Best Worst Game I’ve Played

PUBG is a battle royale game that, by now, nearly everyone has heard of. It’s got lots of players and has made a ton of money. But…why is it still so crappy? For better or for worse, I have a love / hate relationship with PUBG…and I just keep coming back for more.

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Browser Plugins: AdBlock and User CSS

Browser plugins are quite amazing things and can do a variety of tasks. AdBlock and User CSS are two Google Chrome plugins that I’ve come to love for various reasons. If you want to optimize your web surfing experience, then this is the article for you!

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WebP – What is it? Why should I use it?

WebP is an awesome new image format developed by Google to minimize image file size. Though support for this format is limited, I talk about ways that you can implement this new format in production environments while still degrading gracefully. All aboard the WebP train!

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The Dreaded Show Hole

The show hole is something that all of us experience from time to time. It’s that time period after binge watching a truly great show where you feel like even your very existence is a struggle. So let’s talk about the various steps of the show hole, and get you back on track to binge watching another show.

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Koala Is Pretty Awesome

Koala is a great compiler for SASS, LESS, JavaScript, Compass, and CofferScript that offers a very easy to use GUI. In a world with a great number of compilers, I go over the reasons I believe Koala should be your go to application. So, let’s talk about it.

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