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Friday, April 14, 2023

Hello and welcome back to Wolmania. As usual we're going to talk about food and design and weird music. But this week we have a very exciting new one-time feature - a button! Read on to see what that's all about.

"For example, at a glance, barring other context clues like texture and toppings, avocado toast and peanut butter toast look pretty much the same to me." [Image of a slice of avocado toast and peanut butter toast with a slider showing on the left that they look very different and on the right they look almost identical in color/texture] "Apparently, this is nauseating to people That's my life."

As part of a weeklong series of stories about user interface, Andy Baio writes for The Verge about his experience of living with colorblindness in our wonderful modern world. The piece has a bunch of helpful images with, and without, simulated color blindness so readers who aren’t colorblind can see how aggravating many design choices (on- and offline) can be.

Item 2: a list

Components of a classic club sandwich, ranked

  1. Plastic cocktail swords
  2. Top white bread slice
  3. Romaine lettuce
  4. Mayonnaise
  5. Bottom white bread slice
  6. Bacon
  7. Roasted turkey
  8. Middle white bread slice
  9. Tomatoes

Item 3: a media recommendation

Stereo Total - “C’Est La Mort”

Item 4: word of the week


Item 5: a photograph

Gary Busey in Point Break

See ya!

Thanks for reading. I hope you have a wonderful weekend and do not inadvertently get embroiled in an ethics scandal just because you keep accepting free vacations, sculpture, or bags of cash from Bond villain types.

See you next week.