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By gzt (Wed May 28, 2014 at 03:55:38 PM EST) gzt, global warming, work, schwarzenegger, chess (all tags)
the weather is okay right now, which is nice.

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Print Story I'm not a real doctor.
By gzt (Mon Oct 01, 2012 at 10:14:22 PM EST) gzt, chess, eigenvalues (all tags)
I have a master's degree... in SCIENCE. I really love this sort of thing:

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By gzt (Mon Jun 18, 2012 at 11:28:16 AM EST) gzt, chess, powerlifting, squats, belt, heat, hot, green energy (all tags)
I might go to a bar on Friday and watch the Greece vs Germany match because why not? It's at 1:45 local time and I have some vacation to burn. I'm not a huge fan of cricket, but it's all good fun. Besides, Heidegger vs Socrates!

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Print Story the cleaning staff does not have sticky fingers
By gzt (Thu May 17, 2012 at 12:57:43 PM EST) gzt, chess, lunch, war of the ring, tejas, cheap food, no theft (all tags)
I found my Ipod in my work laptop bag.

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Print Story Going to be gone for about a week
By gzt (Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 10:13:57 AM EST) gzt, finish work, travel, conference, textbook, debt, chess, school, data science (all tags)
Vising schools, a monastery. Will have limited connectivity. Therefore, big questions about social order will be deferred until my return. I will definitely be thinking about them, though.

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Print Story Beer before chess leads to success.
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By gzt (Wed Mar 21, 2012 at 11:36:43 AM EST) gzt, coworker, retirement lunch, chess, beer, supernova (all tags)
Chess before beer, shoulda had a beer.

My coworker had a retirement shindig last night. Free beer! I also had a chess match last night. So I went for drinks and then nipped out to play a game.

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Print Story and stuff goes on
By gzt (Fri Mar 16, 2012 at 01:16:14 PM EST) gzt, statistics, chess, work, r, school, miso glazed salmon (all tags)
I wound a few things down, so now I have a little less stress. I turned in all my outstanding homework in numerical analysis, I'd been sitting on one or two problems for weeks.

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By gzt (Tue Mar 13, 2012 at 12:01:22 PM EST) gzt, shower length, school, chess, opera, handel (all tags)
means "Bless all the operas".


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By gzt (Thu Mar 01, 2012 at 12:15:32 PM EST) gzt, recursion, chess, visits, test, tex, latex (all tags)
for our new tool for doing AAP. there will be a bit of hassle in getting things set up for the transition, i don't think we explicitly considered the time investment it would take the team to transition the data management blah blah blah. by "we" i mean management, by "the team" i mean "gzt".

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Print Story dear loop: please work
By gzt (Wed Feb 22, 2012 at 12:35:57 PM EST) gzt, chess, suspense, gatsby, jimmy carter, george bush, c, dune, squats (all tags)
Also, shouldn't this round down to 0 instead of turning into NaN?

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