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Christmas
By gzt (Thu Jun 20, 2013 at 10:21:26 PM EST) gzt, press, pullups, air conditioner, mowing, grass, naked old man (all tags)
it's a cliche, but today was the first time ever that I got "naked old manned" in the gym locker room. and it's a university!

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Print Story I only use natural logarithms because they're better for you
Internet
By gzt (Wed Mar 20, 2013 at 11:11:44 AM EST) gzt, dick cheney, iran, iraq, lxde, c, pullups (all tags)
to what extent are our problems with iran a result of iraq?

I mean, we've had problems with Iran for a long time, so our aggression in the region in the last decade isn't the cause of our problems, but our willingness to intervene in the last decade can't be doing us any favors.

[EDIT] Also: a very interesting article about how regulation for banks works. http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/magazine/march_april_2013/features/he_who_makes_the_rules043315.php?page=all No comment, just very enlightening. Argh, lawyers.


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Music
By gzt (Wed Oct 10, 2012 at 09:53:39 AM EST) gzt, knitr, tardis dress, pullups, bus, geometry, high dimensional (all tags)
it's a package for R that lets you go very easily from source code to a web page that includes your source code. easiest way to write up reports for homework, sure, but also great in general. It took maybe five minutes extra (over the alternative of merely commenting in my source code) to write up what I did in the assignment. And now it's just a web page. I could put it up on my site or something.

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Wizards and Hobbits
By gzt (Wed May 20, 2009 at 02:34:15 PM EST) gzt, AAAAAAAAH, pullups, MCAT (all tags)
America GZT, fuck yeah!

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