hoodwink.d enhanced

Wed May 3

Sometimes a person has to go a very long distance out of his way to come back a short distance correctly.

Jerry in Edward Albee’s The Zoo Story


Bridge by the Emperor’s Palace

Rails core

Marcel M. - last night on Teachers (this show on NBC), some students gave a meat thermometer to a teacher of theirs
Marcel M. - it was engraved with the following message
Marcel M. - "Teachers like you are rare. Well done."
Marcel M. - i found that clever :)
Marcel M. - or should i say, cleaver
Marcel M. - *zing*
[P]rograms must be written for people to read, and only incidentally for machines to execute.

Preface to the first edition of SICP


Marcel M. - Cingular is such an established name (of course not nearly as much as AT&T). Seems weird to just get rid of it.
Sam S. - telecommunications is all about confusion