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Typing Practice

I’ve been learning to touch type on a colemak-dhm layout, which is a lot of fun and very fast. I’ve also been using it as an opportunity to copy type a bunch of things I want to internalize. Some links to such docs below.

Ur Fascism by Umberto Eco

In 1942 at the age of 10 I received the First Provincial Award of Ludi Juveniles (a voluntary compulsory competition for young Italian Fascists–that is for every young Italian). I elaborated with rhetorical skill on the subject “Should we die for the glory of Mussolini and the immortal destiny of Italy?” my answer was positive. I was a smart boy. I spent two of my early years among the SS, Fascists, republicans and partisans shooting at one another, and I learned how to dodge bullets, it was good exercise. Read more...