I'm @brandur, an occasional writer, and engineer at Stripe and previously Heroku.

I most often talk about web APIs, Postgres, Rust, software safety and resilience, efficient human interfaces, and running.


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  • Karl Lagerfeld (and Dieting)

    A few notes on the passing of a fascinating cultural contributor and his even more fascinating approach to weight loss. February 20, 2019

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