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Michael West
Works at Carnegie Mellon University
Attended University of California, Santa Barbara (MA, Ph.D.)
Lives in Pittsburgh PA
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This is one of the reasons that I can't make the jump to Android. Ad supported applications make me crazy and I use them as a last resort. 

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UK spy agency GCHQ used lolcats to explain how it was monitoring YouTube and Facebook traffic http://bit.ly/M6wSnK
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the Midwest - Santa Barbara, CA - Seattle, WA - Bordeaux, France - Lawrence, KS - St. Louis, MO - Anaheim, CA
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Currently living in Pittsburgh PA and teaching French at Carnegie Mellon University. Very happily partnered with the most wonderful guy.


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I have managed to convince the most wonderful, loving man in the world to be my life partner. It doesn't get any better than this. Thank you, +Ken Cervone!
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  • University of California, Santa Barbara (MA, Ph.D.)
  • University of Kansas, Lawrence (BA, French and Economics)
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