Musings and commentary

 on topics of limited importance. 

Python

Python: A Primer on Dictionaries

Python dictionaries are indexed by keys. Strings and numbers can always be keys. Tuples can be too if they contain strings, numbers, or...

Quips

Stagnation is Death

Those who believe partisan spin have already bought the premise. Reaffirming the base is the antithesis of progress. The future — by...

Flask, MongoDB, Projects, Python

Foundation

Foundation is a content management system designed to handle data as an intentional business outcome rather than a random byproduct. Web...

Quips

Master the Game

If you can’t master the game, change the rules. Talk soon,Shane Bellone...

Politics

Presidential Predictions

2016 – Predicted Trump.Actual: Trump. 2020 – Predicted Biden (301 to 237) Actual: Biden with 306. Talk soon,Shane Bellone...

SQL

SELECT SQL Syntax

SELECT Syntax Syntax Action SELECT col FROM table Selects a column from the specified table. SELECT col1, col2 FROM table Selects 2 columns...

Quips

Comfort > Truth

God is for men who prefer comfort over truth. Talk soon,Shane Bellone...

Shorts

Be Interesting

It is better to be described as interesting than likable. Talk soon,Shane Bellone...

Flask, Python, Servers

Deploy Flask on Nginx w/uWSGI

Required: Updated Debian 10 server with root privileges and a domain name. Install Nginx Verify Nginx is running by navigating to the...

Quips

Take Action

Logic always trumps emotion. Stop reacting and start acting. Talk soon,Shane Bellone...

Shorts

Democracy

Democracy does not support what is right or good. It only responds to the slow shift of mass opinion. A million voices with a million...