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Diary
By technician (Sun Apr 08, 2018 at 12:07:52 AM EST) (all tags)
The guy who was my wife's second PhD advisor, who eventually granted her PhD, who first wanted to sleep with her, and when she refused made her life terrible and delayed her PhD?

He killed himself.


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Family
By ObviousTroll (Wed Apr 04, 2018 at 09:19:31 PM EST) (all tags)
What do we want? SERENITY! When do we want it? NOW!

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Diary
By TheophileEscargot (Wed Apr 04, 2018 at 04:17:04 PM EST) Reading, Watching, Theatre, Me, MLP (all tags)
Reading: "A Woman's Work", "Crooked". Theatre/watching. Me. Links.

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Print Story I said to someone, "Now I'm only a large"
Health
By ObviousTroll (Mon Apr 02, 2018 at 08:16:49 PM EST) (all tags)
I said to someone, "Now I'm only a large" and they responded that that sounded like the beginning of a poem. Well, I'm not a poet, I'm more of an essayist, but let's see what I can do with it.

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Books
By ana (Fri Mar 23, 2018 at 11:46:01 AM EST) (all tags)
I now have a box of books. First come first serve...

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Diary
By yankeehack (Fri Mar 16, 2018 at 10:44:19 PM EST) (all tags)
My life has changed.

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Books
By ana (Tue Mar 13, 2018 at 05:15:21 PM EST) (all tags)
That the paperback version is now available from Amazon.

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Diary
By TheophileEscargot (Tue Mar 13, 2018 at 08:28:26 AM EST) Reading, MLP (all tags)
Reading: "Against Elections", "A Passage to Europe". Links.

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Print Story First group ride of the season was yesterday
Diary
By lm (Sun Mar 11, 2018 at 10:21:39 AM EST) (all tags)
... a short 25 miler with lots of hills (1300 feet f climing).

I showed up on Covfefe, my commuter with fenders, in sweatpants and mountain bike sandals while everyone else was full spandex dork and riding their racing bikes.

Note to riders: you will dust almost everyone riding an 11/25 or 11/28 going up the hills if you have an 11/32 on back. And you will dust almost everyone going down hills if you're a fat bastard.

Mostly unrelated random anecdotes follow.


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Working life
By gzt (Tue Mar 06, 2018 at 12:02:55 AM EST) gzt, got to get out of here (all tags)
I've been fiddling around the last week Rcpp and RcppArmadillo, interfaces that make it easy to drop into C++ and use the Armadillo C++ library in R...

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