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.

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Paging Dr. Houseā€¦

This week's episode of House (the only new show this season I bother watching) chronicled the good doctor's attempt to go a week without using painkillers fo...
February 17, 2005

Public Health and Future Email

One of my apartment-mates back in grad school was an immunologist. She told me once about the first rule of public health: it's only a cure if people will a...
February 14, 2005

Unlocking the Clubhouse Colloquium

Tuesday, 15 February 2005, 11:10AM -- Bahen Centre, Room 1180 Department of Computer Science Speaker: Professor Allan Fisher, President and CEO of iCarnegie...
February 12, 2005

More Depressing News

This C|Net story is depressing reading: ...the female share of bachelor's degrees in computer science dropped from 37 percent in 1985 to 28 percent in 2001. ...
February 11, 2005