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

Apparently I Live in Texas

The Strange Maps blog is always fascinating — today’s entry relabels US states with the names of countries whose GDP is roughly equivalent. Canada is Texas, ...
June 10, 2007

Home Stretch for Beautiful Code

Beautiful Code is in the home stretch: a few more terms need to be indexed, and a few diagrams need to be tidied up, but it’s looking very nice. An author p...
June 09, 2007

Tony Yiu on OLM

Tony Yiu, who is working on OLM full-time this summer, has blogged his first impressions of real-world programming. I look forward to hearing more from him ...
June 09, 2007