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Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

Recent posts

Without the Hot Air

I finished David JC Mackay’s Sustainable Energy-Without the Hot Air on the flight back from Ottawa yesterday. First response: brilliant. Second response: abs...
April 29, 2009

Toronto Urban Fellows Program

The City of Toronto has just launched an exciting new initiative to attract high calibre new professionals to the Toronto Public Service. The Toronto Urban F...
April 29, 2009

OCE Discovery 2009

The OCE Discovery 2009 conference is happening May 11-12 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, and the Department of Computer Science will have two booths ...
April 29, 2009

The Courage of His Convictions

Mike Gunderloy announced this morning that he’s resigning from the Rails Activists group: ...Anyone who cares to take the time to actually talk to the women ...
April 28, 2009

NSERC Should Just Give the Money Away

Not that I'm bitter or anything, but... Cost of the NSERC Science Grant Peer Review System Exceeds the Cost of Giving Every Qualified Researcher a Baselin...
April 28, 2009