Things I read while I drank coffee this morning (4.18)

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Firebots and Bets edition.

Colossus Firefighting Robot

Using a motorized water cannon capable of firing more than 660 gallons per minute, Colossus took aim at the stone walls of the ancient cathedral and began spraying.

Firefighters had a secret weapon when Notre Dame caught fire: A robot named ‘Colossus’


Skittles Packs

So, on 12 January of this year, I started buying boxes of packs of Skittles. This past week, “only” 82 days, 13 boxes, 468 packs, and 27,740 individual Skittles later, I found the following identical 2.17-ounce packs:

Follow-up: I found two identical packs of Skittles, among 468 packs with a total of 27,740 Skittles


I remember buying a shirt that had it printed on it. Good times.



What a run.

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