Hello Dumpster Divers,
This took over a month to write and was almost lost forever this afternoon due to a nuclear Blogger blog-editing error in cross-contaminating the hard coding of the final notes for this post I had sketched down in LibreOffice while copying them to edit into the native Blogger blog editor.
Imagine taking a project of this size (one of the longest and most comprehensive posts I’ve written in a while), with no safety back up and with one foolish copy and paste into the blog and a one horrifyingly consequential back-keystroke (without reading the raw HTML), suddenly alter six weeks of work and research into an unreadable mess.
At least this time, it was merely altered. But it could be straightene… Read More