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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

Python, Typing, and the Scientific Spirit

There's been a minor blog storm over the last few weeks about Guido van Rossum's proposal to add optional type declarations to Python [1]. Guido believes it...
January 16, 2005

Two Kinds of People…

There are two kinds of people in the open source world: those who are in it to help others, and those who are in for the shouting. Tong Shen and I ran into ...
January 12, 2005

Testing Web Interfaces

In this morning’s meeting, I told the Hippo students that we’re going to do analysis & estimation on four things, then (probably) only build three (maybe...
January 10, 2005