Sunday, November 15
I wake up some time in the middle afternoon. There's snow on the ground outside and the car won't start. Deer wander through the yard. I clean house a little and try to write code. None of it goes all that well.
Robert Darnton: The Case for Books: Past, Present, and Future
Darnton on Commonplace Books - "[t]his account is misleading in several ways"
Why haven't I read K&R?
Wikipedia's list of books from 1978.
Ron Silliman on Shoplifting from American Apparel. I honestly can't tell if this makes me think I'd enjoy the book or if I already hate it.
What do PHP and psychedelics have in common, you ask? Well, I used to work with this kid.