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Belated Birthday Book Haul

Today some more books I got or bought myself for my birthday. It was already two weeks ago, but it doesn’t stop here, because Pieters mother got me a booktoken to buy even more books with! 709 more words

Haul

MAGIC MIXTAPES: hEX-LOVER

It’s a new year, so what better way to get over an ex lover than to get on top of a new one? Well, hexing the old one, that’s what! 40 more words

Witchcraft

Fight Back! Three Dreams to Help You Bring Class War to Your Boss

NEW YEAR’S EVE, somewhere in Florida. My host has finally slipped into his mushroom trip, meaning the tribal drums are being brought out. A fire the height of my hat rages in the center of the circle as we swap sacred stories inbetween shots of whiskey and bottles of beer. 644 more words

Essays

DB2 SQL – REPLACE CHARACTERS WITH ACCENTS (NON ENGLISH ALPHABETS) OR REMOVE DIACRITICS FROM INDIVIDUAL CHARACTERS

Many a times in the input feed that you receive, you will have characters with accents, which will be loaded in your table as-is. For ease of use, you would like to remove the accents when performing comparisons or while sending it to other systems. 290 more words

Mainframe

Practical uses of binary types

The binary datatype of SQL Server is one of those features most developers don’t really use that often, but it turns out there’s more to binary values than just storing large, non-relational blobs. 1,073 more words

T-SQL

To Bless, to Curse, but Ultimately, to Know

Wisdom.  I am seeking wisdom.

Today, I realize how limited I am, how completely blind to the vast big picture.  And this concerns me mainly because I wonder how to do workings, complicated or otherwise, on situations when I do not understand them from the perspective of…well, a god, I guess?   2,983 more words

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