Daily Archives: March 8, 2011

Edge Induced Cohesion In The Arabian Peninusula

From a cultural history perspective, one of the more important elements of the recent turmoil in the Middle East has been the way in which it has provided a possible avenue towards greater cooperation within the Islamist Sunni Muslim world.  … Continue reading

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Losing Sight of Fundamentals: A Rant On Computer Programming

What is the purpose of a computer?  In my own mind, the purpose of a computer is to do what I want when I want it.  To think, to deliberate, to waste time is my prerogative, and my expectation is … Continue reading

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