Converting PX to REMs with a Simple Mixin

One of the first challenges you face when working with a designer is fonts. Designers are typically working with a fixed unit such as pixels, and we developers are typically working in EMs or REMs. So how do we handle the conversion?

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As a father in a diverse city, I get the privilege of seeing kids of all walks of life, every race and gender and class. And one thing unites all these kids: they’re all dipshits who won’t zip up their coats when it’s cold as hell.




Doing a little reverse psychology with my resolutions this year. I’ll try to gain 30lbs and going based off past resolution failures I should lose 30lbs. #Happy2019


NAACP remains concerned about the data breaches and numerous privacy mishaps that the tech giant has encountered in recent years, and is especially critical about those which occurred during the last presidential election campaign. https://t.co/BJEZyG8sqZ


- We gutted a generation’s savings by issuing dumb credit for overpriced homes until ‘08 - Then we loaded up their kids with student debt for valueless degrees to pay for university bureaucrats - Now nobody has money and it is going to slowly crush our economy https://t.co/XYGRSKW34w


I’ve delivered enough mail to my neighbors at this point that I should be eligible for a god damn pension


@USPSHelp our postmen pull this all the time. Not even just packages. They say they try to deliver while we are all home and things don’t show up. They deliver mail to our neighbors houses. They deliver us our neighbors mail. This is an all year thing but really heightened now


Hey @WarbyParkerHelp @USPSHelp is saying they tried to deliver my glasses but that I wasn’t home to receive them…which is a crock of shit I’ve been home all day with my wife and kids. Literally did not leave.


@d44pan Chrome is the new IE. They’re forcing users to use their products with their browser.



@AntMennie Not exactly sure. He somehow ripped his toenail clean off. The vet said it happens if they’re running on carpet (which he does) and he was also going crazy chasing a squirrel outside so...one of those things



So a post script to this picture. Doc had ripped his toenail out and really hurt himself. He knew I was the only one home but in my office so he used the cat door to come to the basement and get me.





This is obvious I guess, but if you want to cut down on bothsidesism, put people on TV who have subject-matter expertise acquired through reporting or research... not generalists who are asked to opine on a whole bunch of topics they don't really know anything about.