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Today, at a red light, the #devil laughed at me.
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My phone camera is inadequate for this, but this rainbow was bright enough and the clouds behind it dark enough that there was a perceptible bluish-white band inside the violet arc. Bluish-white is how the human eye perceives ultraviolet light: all three types of cones have a shallow up-tick in their response curve so UV appears white, with the cones for blue having a slightly higher response, thus bluish-white. The lens of the eye does not let much UV through, being pretty-much a high-pass filter limiting the light mostly to the RGB ranges the cones are best at responding to. In short, this was a really freaking bright rainbow.
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I am deeply confused. The shipping container is gone, but their punting-dog barks on and the All-Knowing Trash-Heap is undiminished. Was all of that just putting things in storage, but not enough things that they must still use their balcony as overflow storage?
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Vincent "Mr. Peanut" Trasov being a rock star in my top hat at his book launch. #tophat #mrpeanut
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Tharsis is wondering when I will stop farting around and feed him. #cat
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