Xah Lee's Blog Archive 2008-08
Annotated GRE Words (english vocabulary)
Discovered 2 comedians, who's use of fuck and other words on stage caused them to be jailed in the 1960 and 1970s for obscenity charges.
For more, see: Dance Frenzy Songs.
On Unix Filename Characters Problem (computing; unix)
added to the bottom of Xah's Porn Outspeak, page 1
A reader identified a song found in the movie Crumb. See: Art of Robert Crumb (comics; art; counter culture; humanity)
Hardware Modeled Computer Languages (computing; computer languages)
Annotated: Writer's Words. (english vocabulary usage examples)
Kenny wrote: «You will need an a-list: linguistic, logical-mathematical, spatial, bodily-kinesthetic, musical, interpersonal, intrapersonal, naturalistic, and existential. Theory of multiple intelligences»
They missed sexual intelligence.
I'm a classist. I'm not interested in this motherfucking post-modernist fuckface's views. When it comes to intelligence, there is just one, what these motherfuckers would call logical-mathematical. When you broaden it to other areas, intelligence as a concept ceases to be meaningful.
For example, there's SETI (Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence). Now, are we assuming that aliens don't have musical intelligence? intraprsonal intelligence? Naturalistic intelligence? and these mothefucker's existential intelligence?
Guangdong Acrobatic Company's extraordinary Acrobatic Swan Lake. (Chinese circus) Fantastic! Video at: http://www.royalcentre-nottingham.co.uk/default.asp?id=597. Guangdong Acrobatic Company, Swan Lake
What I've Learned by Conversational Styled Posts (programing culture, netiquette, newsgroup, lisp)
Advance fee fraud (Nigerian scam) Apparently, many people fell for it, with millions of dollars lost, murders, etc. A very large scale fraud.
I learned of Timothy Leary today. What a guy.
Emacs Should Support HTML Mail (computing; software)
more annotations Writer's Words. (english vocabulary)
北京欢迎你 (Beijing Welcomes You) (feature song of Summer Olympics 2008)
National Banner Song A song i have sung daily while young.
Intro to Mathematica Pattern Matching for Lisp Programers (programing; technology)
Updated: Purpose of Logo and Principle of Logo Design. (logo gallery; graphics design)
Annotated The Adventure of the German Student (short horror fiction)
The Emacs Logo (artwork)
Discovered some famous morons in the art category:
Second Life, Tech Geekers, And Escapism (netiquette; newsgroup; programer culture)
Gary McKinnon also known as Solo, (born in Glasgow in 1966) is a British hacker accused by the United States of perpetrating the “biggest military computer hack of all time.”