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"Krystal Ball, who was an adviser to Ojeda during his brief run told me that the campaign couldn’t see a path to victory in part because Ojeda was struggling to get media coverage. "
Maybe more puns about crystal balls and prognostication would have helped?
@dimpase I'm looking for interesting CPU intensive bits of python code (interesting in the sense of not just Fortran style array calculation). Do you think there are some libraries used by sagemath that might be good candidates for benchmarks / performance studies?
@cwebber @emacsen I was just listening to episode 1 of #LibreLounge and I was reminded of the a puzzle I had about PDAs. In the "Newsflesh" series about the #ZombieApocalypse, PDAs play an important role. I was trying to figure out of that meant that they were still a thing (PDAs, not zombies) in 2010, or if this is some intentional or unintentional anachronism on the part of Seanan McGuire.
#NerdFight What is nerdier, mechanical keyboards or ham radio?
When writing recommendation letters, avoid 3 line letters that describe the candidate as "satisfactory". I mean, just tell the candidate you can't write them a good letter.
In an unrelated incident, please don't waste time saying that the candidate is amazing because they have a good GPA at your amazing university. Whoever reads the letter either already knows how amazing your university is or they will be some combination of offended and amused by your claim
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I always smile a little when Mueller investigation targets refer to "trumped up charges".
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So what deeply thought out, sensitive gesture is POTUS going to do for MLK day?
I'll be here all week, tip your bartender.
I'm all for it ...
Who's with me ??
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