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Friday,  11/14/14  07:40 PM

(I always write dates yymmdd so please forgive me :)

Starry Night bicycle pathNew bicycle path in the Netherlands has a glowing surface inspired by Van Gogh's Starry Night.  Excellent.

incredibly designed record players of yoreThis is total lust-bait for me: Incredibly-designed record players of yore.  I've always been kind of sad that by the time I could afford such things, they were obsolete.  Still, they're ... amazing, right?

ESA pictures of comet 67PESA's Philae comet lander sends astounding first images of comet.  Yippee.

Well this kind of sucks: One star reviews flood 'Monument Valley' following paid expansion release.  Here we have a $6 app which everyone says is amazing, and they release a $2 expansion upgrade, and users are pissed off that it isn't free.  Seriously.  The app world is out of whack.

Did you know?  Aibohphobia is ... fear of palindromes!

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About Me

Greatest Hits
Correlation vs. Causality
The Tyranny of Email
Unnatural Selection
On Blame
Try, or Try Not
Books and Wine
Emergent Properties
God and Beauty
Moving Mount Fuji
The Nest
Rock 'n Roll
IQ and Populations
Are You a Bright?
Adding Value
The Joy of Craftsmanship
The Emperor's New Code
Toy Story
The Return of the King
Religion vs IQ
In the Wet
solving bongard problems
visiting Titan
unintelligent design
the nuclear option
estimating in meatspace
second gear
On the Persistence of Bad Design...
Texas chili cookoff
almost famous design and stochastic debugging
may I take your order?
universal healthcare
triple double
New Yorker covers
Death Rider! (da da dum)
how did I get here (Mt.Whitney)?
the Law of Significance
Holiday Inn
Daniel Jacoby's photographs
the first bird
Gödel Escher Bach: Birthday Cantatatata
Father's Day (in pictures)
your cat for my car
Jobsnotes of note
world population map
no joy in Baker
vote smart
exact nonsense
introducing eyesFinder
to space
where are the desktop apps?
still the first bird
electoral fail
progress ratches
2020 explained