Karthik Ram @_inundata

Yay Area / ✈ in transit

April 2014

@juancommander Yes, no immediate plans to develop it further.

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@treycausey Great to meet you tonight! I’ll send you some recs for the Napa area. Enjoy your weekend.

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nicoles slowly, slowly, drawing a picture of san francisco with my feet. pic.twitter.com/LL3VIN7QTB

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UC Berkeley is making me fill out various forms to add the Regents of the UC as a vendor. dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/2223411/gifs…

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@ElDon78 but it only does voice and screen sharing. Not video.

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@TrestleJeff Cool, never tried it. Will check it out for next time.

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@ethanwhite @geospacedman On second thought, it would be good to have a clone to stand in that line.

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@srsupp You’d be surprised. HR and sponsored projects use it regularly here.

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I haven’t had a clear Skype call in ages. @screenhero on the other hand continues to get better all the time. Great for pair programming.

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@MarcMangel1 one of the best pieces of advice I took from you.

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@dbiello miss you dude. Been way too long. About to hang with the crew again. @NinaDiPrimio

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@hspter @sgrifter @recology_ Wonder which cool person picked up on this first.

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@hspter Looks great! How do I send a pull request to the cats package? :)

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@treycausey Looking fwd to meeting you at drinks tomorrow night.

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@kara_woo Depends is like requiring the whole library. Import specific functions you need or the entire package. Namespaces better preserved

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@vsbuffalo I didn’t realize they were so local!

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@jeresig Hi John! Lately I’ve been working on this → bit.ly/10ZYwam Trying to liberate dataset in science

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@kevin_purcell I haven’t turned it into a slidify theme yet. But you can see a similar presentation’s source here. bit.ly/1dvfvUU

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tracykteal @number_three Doing bioinformatics is like owning a pick up truck. You get a chance to/asked to help people with many different projects.

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@DrLabRatOry @ctitusbrown Can’t believe you would tweet such a thing when mercury is in retrograde.

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@hspter There was another screenshot I wanted to use elsewhere but the foreground laptop was open to a pizza recipe.

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@hspter @hadleywickham I noticed it but was pretty sure no one else would. *slow clap*. Much impressed.

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@ethanwhite wow, this cut was 90%
So I know 3 of the coolest, smartest contenders!

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@ethanwhite congrats Ethan! I’m rooting for you.

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@_NickGolding_ Yes, just take the airport shuttle. It’s fairly close by.

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EdwardTufte A+ paper on integrity of analytical software:
“Best Practices for Scientific Computing”
plosbiology.org/article/info%3…

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@McDawg @phylogenomics it’s really easy if your twitter client supports it. Just mute a hashtag or person for 1d/wk/month or longer.

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@hspter You don’t have to explain the sadness. I’d feel the same.

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@hspter Square is nice like that. Open a tab on your phone and just pay with your name.

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@kara_woo Hey @ethanwhite, is your car getting towed? Look outside. Grabs nice scotch and runs

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@hspter New me:
“How I know this person is not really important to the story right now”

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@hspter old me:
“Twitt…but I’ve known this person for many years! It’s not like some random…”

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@hspter I did that a lot. These days I anticipate ahead and just skip some details.

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@hspter I’ve tried. Makes me sound crazier than usual.

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@naupakaz yep. Works great. The integrations are really nice.

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@naupakaz we do. Switched over from HipChat two months back.

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@naupakaz I use Alfred. I have a gif add on that searches my Dropbox public folder and automatically copies public link to clipboard.

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@carlystrasser @kara_woo stop looking at crap on the internet and get down here.

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@jiffyclub @dtrapezoid @amitinho Can’t today. But next time. Weekdays are best.

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@amitinho We do love @Mapbox! We’re planning to release a few Mapbox based products this year. :)

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@anthonydn awesome! Let us know if we can help with any specifics.

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Thrilled to unveil ’s new website! bit.ly/10ZYwam

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@hspter @jeresig I suppose. December is always a time for reflection, at least for me.

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@hspter @jeresig wow, I’ve been writing a similar post in my head.

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medriscoll The sad truth about data APIs is that most are afterthoughts: poorly documented and fragile. Data APIs should be first-class products.

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@jennifergardy you’d be an awesome mentor. I’d get another phd with you.

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@recology_ note to self: In future Google “Scott Chamberlain R <PACKAGE I WANT>” and magical things will happen.

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@recology_ and also bring some of those lessons and practices to the R community?

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@recology_ but it just reads the same web streams. Maybe your local station is just down?

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@recology_ the public radio app works fine even now.

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@naupakaz @SlackHQ we just use coffee script for now and it works the same.

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@potch @kaythaney omg, all these years I didn’t know you were a cilantro hater! *takes note*

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hspter Happy to see shout outs to my fave people, including @rdpeng’s Coursera class psmag.com/navigation/bus…

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@ledell The best spots are (thankfully) not on such a public list. Phew.

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@PhilzCoffee @ledell Indeed they did. Appreciate the fast response!

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@vsbuffalo @hspter Calling a NSF program officer now. This will require some serious indexing and curation.

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@hspter @sgrifter Yes but it’s not related to the Parkour folder.

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@sgrifter Moar peer pressure. Make Hilary come to useR.

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@hspter @sgrifter You should come regardless! Also I believe the deadline just passed but you know the abstract committee ;)

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@genetics_blog Should be fine. I haven’t used it lately though. @geoffjentry

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@genetics_blog A lot simpler and easier with twitteR and a DM. Been doing this for a long time.

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@Impactstory @researchremix Profiles in HD?
See impacts in 24 hours with ImpactStoryPLUS?
Multiple profiles?

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@Gastove @kara_woo

sapply(animals_in_bldg, saveFromFire)

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@kara_woo Excel saved my dog from a burning building.

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mwpennell @_inundata just made a conference poster using wes anderson color palettes. luv it!

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xieyihui @revodavid I found that chapter pretty dry and boring after I saw @kwbroman’s course kbroman.github.io/Tools4RR/, so I’d recommend the latter :)

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@carlystrasser I am planning to eat lunch with Skoda the dog. I just *added* four years to my life. Wait, ugh.

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@carlystrasser @carlystrasser America? More like Workerica. I like how he said you can binge watch tv if you eat lunch with people.

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Thank you deadline fairy for realizing that I’m swamped and extending things for me.

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@jonesor Nice picture. So confused which is the right side up!

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@jennifergardy Still on my first coffee and you are tempting me with fancy cocktails and awesome snacks.

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@DrLabRatOry I can echo the exact same experience. So weird. Why is Netflix losing at its own game?

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@algaebarnacle This is a fun problem. But lacking time today. :(

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@JennyBryan @swcarpentry @jiffyclub Surprised at the number of people willing to teach intermediate subversion.

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@algaebarnacle I have field work FOMO in the summer too.

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@jiffyclub @recology_ Don’t worry Scott. I just high fived Matt just now.

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@_Kate_Crosby_ I pushed the first iteration of a function call to OBIS. Try it out! bit.ly/1pdVLQq

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@jiffyclub Awesome! Any idea if I can park there without time limits?

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@jiffyclub Does actual cafe have actual food?

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@tomjwebb @yodacomplex I have a 6 hr no electronics rule on wknds. So refreshing. Discovered a new static content medium called books.

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@wilbanks At least obtaining ribs will involve fewer forms!

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@kaythaney @simplystats @victoriastodden We are writing a book in the same series but have negotiated keeping the repo open before/after pub

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@rstudioapp @hadleywickham @xieyihui Now I don’t have to explain my complicated set up to anyone! just use rmarkdown.

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@rstudioapp @hadleywickham @xieyihui Finally getting a chance to try rmarkdown. Love how you seamlessly rolled in Pandoc!

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@w00bliette we still need a gimble. Otherwise video will be super shaky.

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@algaebarnacle Create a taco stand with a custom (⋂ + ⋃) macguyvered ice mold that fits your shoulder and holds taco. Code hands free.

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Who wants to go make a dronie on top of castle peak next weekend? I can rustle up the equipment.

vimeo.com/91898486

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@kara_woo I love going to the White mountains because I can walk among trees way older than Jesus.

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The oldest living things in the world (video) vimeo.com/90498615

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@_Kate_Crosby_ I’ll also email you!(not quietly commit code) :)

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@rmounce Always commit but have never pushed. My ritual after long flight is bar, wifi, pull, push.

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@shaka_lulu I know what I’m doing the next two days!

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@IanMulvany Check out this new post from about topic modeling elife abstracts.

bit.ly/1ncgeTG

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@jiffyclub @oceankidbilly I’m still amazed that with each passing year I learn more and more about Git’s inner plumbing.

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@dtrapezoid @jessitron dani is absolutely right. There is an old radio lab episode on this.

That said I agree with you, Jessie.

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@recology_ @carlystrasser I’m hanging with @neiltyson chatting about the cosmos.

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@hspter @oceankidbilly I can see your point. Betty is a complex character but I’m not a fan of January Jones’ acting.

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@hspter I actually dislike everyone at this point in the show. Even Ken Cosgrove.

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@hspter @kwbroman that sort of thing. You don’t worry about rerunning these steps manually. Your Makefile figures out that graph.

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@hspter @kwbroman sorry to confuse. Didn’t mean sw dep. one fig can depend on two data sources, another on 3, final report on all of above

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@kwbroman @hspter What Karl said. Even on small projects dependencies creep in, and this keeps the process most efficient.

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@DLabAtBerkeley Congrats on the award, Cathryn!

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katyhuff Congratulations to Professor Cathryn Carson, who tonight will be awarded the Carol D. Soc Distinguished… ift.tt/1iUzUWC

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@Drew_Lab Between ESA and AGU, it’s a god damned membership spam fest.

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@noamross @JamesMeadow I feel so *outraged* and angry. Wont someone help these people?

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@lewburton Exactly. We’re so entrenched that switching takes so much effort. People complain but rarely act.

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@jiffyclub @gvwilson @ctitusbrown There is no clear win here. Self-hosting GitLab that is not a performance drag will take time + $.

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So…did anyone actually close their Dropbox account?

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@hspter wow, good sleuthing. Just caught up. Also, Peter finally seems happy.

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@phdpqc @mwpennell yikes. Watch out for corrupted repos.

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mwpennell i really don’t get how people can use dropbox for science. important files get modified and you will probably never notice…argh!!!!

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ziyatong This is what a snail shell looks like x 2500

[photo: eye of science] pic.twitter.com/M7B0gFdWyl

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@ledell Congrats Erin! This is so awesome!

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@scheidegger @AmeliaMN And oddly enough, some services (like Dropbox) will allow you to skip two factor auth if you don’t have phone handy.

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@scheidegger @AmeliaMN Oh right. Yes, I generate a dozen or so backup codes and leave them in my Evernote.

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@AmeliaMN It’s mostly to deter far away people breaking into your email without access to your phone.

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@AmeliaMN The phone thief will likely just wipe it clean and sell it. Also unlikely to know your email address (since phone will be locked).

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@jessitron Steer clear of people with clipboards (at most street corners)

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@EvMill @giessel pro tip: you can reverse the setting.

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@timothyclem I used to live near there. Awesome beach!

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dat_project dat pre-alpha v4.1.0 is out, now with more progress bars when doing ‘dat clone’

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@dtrapezoid nice! Weekend 4th street crowd must be a nightmare, no?

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@dtrapezoid @hspter I’m planning to see it again very soon.

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Quite looking forward to baking a Courtesan au chocolat sometime soon.
youtube.com/watch?v=Fx5lZk…

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@hspter love love loved the movie. Haven’t enjoyed any movie this much in quite a while.

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Grand Budapest was such a delight!

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@hspter actually on my way to seeing it tonight!

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Laelaps Whales used to walk. This never ceases to amaze me. @NHMLA pic.twitter.com/ltAveZjTno

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@ElDon78 after tweeting that I realized I’m not alone in enjoying a nap from time to time!

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Pierre Simon Laplace was probably the coolest data scientist ever.

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manjusrii This is going to become a giant poster on living room wall pic.twitter.com/DeBvcNawUS

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@BrunaLab I love pozole! One of my favorite things to cook in the winter.

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siavash Reading other people’s code! pic.twitter.com/9P6iNNXKU4

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Very disappointed that no one has made any okcupid jokes yet. Come on, internet.

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Thank you Jeff Magnum. This was a delightful evening.

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