Databases for the fortune command


I love the fortune command. I keep a little repo with databases and database generators in it.

A screenshot of fortune running in a terminal

See the repo on GitHub

I blogged about this mini-project here

Online demo

You can interact with it in the browser at, which is where I deploy my unfortunate project And you can even embed it in a web page, like this:

Wait, I am mad, you put a whole x86 emulator in my web page?

I’m afraid so, yes.