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Medische gegevens | LUMC

Posted by jpluimers on 2022/01/24

For my link archive:

Problem was that the privacy statement was not on a separate page during DigiD logon: you had to copy/paste to word in order to save it.


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Lode Runner Web Game

Posted by jpluimers on 2022/01/24

Just found out about [Wayback] Lode Runner Web Game:

A HTML5 (CreateJS) remake of Lode Runner

I have played that way too much in my Apple ][ and //e days.

Hopefully I won’t be addicted to it as back in those days.

Just watching the demo mode is soooooo cool!

I remember designing my own lievens, then winning from the local Apple shop (Vlasveld Computers, which also had a country wide Apple magazine). Cool days!


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How I learned that no, l’Hôtel de Ville is not a hotel…

Posted by jpluimers on 2022/01/21

From a while back, in response to Brexit people wanting to have a second home in France but refusing to speak French at all, but basically demanding a second UK in France.

[Wayback] Thread by @jpluimers on Thread Reader App – Thread Reader App / [] Jeroen Pluimers on Twitter: “Note that I find French a beautiful, but tough to learn language. This has to do both with dyslexia and autism. I still try. Which leads to odd and humorous situations. 1/… “:

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Work Chronicles | Comics about Work on Twitter: “Fast-paced Environment… “

Posted by jpluimers on 2022/01/05

Even when young, this transcript should raise all the red flags:

  1. Recruiter: At this job, you will get to work at a fast paced environment.
  2. Recruiter: You will get to thrive under pressure.
  3. Recruiter: And you will be part of a dynamic team.
  4. Applicant: Great, new that you’ve outlined the cons, what are the pros?

[] Work Chronicles | Comics about Work on Twitter: “Fast-paced Environment… “ and [Wayback] Fast-paced Environment | Work Chronicles:


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Chirpty circles from @jpluimers

Posted by jpluimers on 2021/12/24

[Wayback/Archive] Chirpty

Circle 1

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