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· Naughties
· · 2004
· · · December
· · · · 11 (2 entries)

Nothing To Do With Me · Sys-Con is run­ning this massively-inane piece about the top twen­ty peo­ple in Soft­ware (the list of nom­i­nees ex­cludes Wirth, Knuth, Di­jk­stra, and von Neu­man­n) with, to add in­sult to in­jury, a head­line that claims the list is mine. Now bloody Slashdot’s picked the stupid thing up. It’s not my list, no­body talked to me, and this is ex­treme­ly un­pro­fes­sion­al. I have a note in to Sun Le­gal. [Up­date: They took me out of the ti­tle. Thank you.] [Up­date: one of the slash­dot com­ments is very good.]
 
Vancouver Winterbeach · Week­ends here at 49°N lat­i­tude in the short-day month­s, if the sun shows you re­al­ly need to get out in­to it. We favour the beach, in par­tic­u­lar the Point Grey Fore­shore, which is nice­ly rough and scram­bly and un­crowd­ed. Here­with some win­ter­beach pic­tures ...
 
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