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Russell Nelson
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Mock Trump now, while it's still legal.
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Much more fun to mock hillary and bernie. Just can't fins much to mock trump about.
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... which is why djb's code has a reliable memory management package on top of it, and eschews null-terminated strings whenever possible.
 
this article bears re-reading. or reading, if you havn't yet.

<< C is good for two things: being beautiful and creating catastrophic 0days in memory management. >>

https://medium.com/message/everything-is-broken-81e5f33a24e1
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+Aaron Grogan you must be thinking of someone else, because djb was trying to get people to get to the point where we can turn off IPv4 faster.
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Trump is 100% against #TPP. Apparently he is not a complete idiot.
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Nor should it.
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Just about now, young teenaged boys will be starting to download porn. Inevitably, one of them will download their mom's porn. I wonder what she's going to say? Maybe such a discussion will have to happen in advance of that event. I think that "the talk" that a father gives to his son about sex is going to have to include a discussion of his mother's porn days when she was younger.
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I'm sure that it's going to be much like the discussions that were had when the teen saw a VHS tape of his mom, or a 8mm film. Plus the Internet has been around for decades, I'm sure that some teen boy downloaded his mom's porn a long time ago. 
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Here is how economics has gone wrong.
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I used to know everything about computers. Every architecture, every programming language, every microprocessor's opcodes, even the 1802. Everything. I knew how core worked, how paper tape worked, how magtapes worked, how silicon memory worked. I was a god.

Now, I know much more than I used to, but the field has grown so much that I know very very little of everything. There are whole fields of computer science I don't know anything about. I couldn't tell you how flash memory works. Now, I'm just a minor godlet among many other godlets, none of them being gods either. It's disconcerting.
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The 1802 has the nastiest accumulator bottleneck of any CPU I've ever met. Its sole redeeming value was being rad-hard.
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This is horrible. Notice how the male deputy is complicit in the beating, because he moves out of the way after the girl has entangled her hands over her head in the jacket. So when she can't even fend off the attack, the female deputy starts beating her.
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Dear C++, namespaces are a botch. Every time I see an identifier, I have to figure out where it's been defined. Is it in the class definition include? Is it global to this file? Is it local to this function? Is it local to this block? More typing when writing == less reading later.
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Yes, exactly.
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http://sonder.news/article/51d71cb7-46db-4672-8c04-88bbb0db6ef2

This is helpful. I think. If I have a good mental model, then every git commit becomes a child of another commit. A tag is left-sticky, whereas a branch is right-sticky. Meaning that any new commits don't change a tag, but every commit to a branch causes the commit to be inserted behind the head of the branch.

Adding to the confusion, you can have a branch checked out, or you can have the commit that is currently just behind the branch checked out. Either way your source code is the same, but if you commit without a branch, you are affecting no branch at all, not even HEAD.

In this mental model, a branch is essentially a commit with no contents, and no hash, but it has a tag (name).
This post assumes you know… what a version control system is (and that git is a version control system); roughly what a git commit is. This post covers… commits; commit history navigation (aka checking out commits); tags; how branches relate to tags and commits; what it means to be on a branch ...
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Research Engineer, Contract Coder
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  • Clarkson University
    Research Engineer, 2009 - present
  • Self
    1991 - 2007
  • Open Media Now
    2007 - 2008
  • Cloudmade
    Community Ambassador, 2009 - 2009
  • Hewlett-Packard
    Engineer, 1981 - 1983
  • Clarkson University
    Code Monkey, 1986 - 1991
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Potsdam, NY - Corvallis, OR - Baldwin, NY
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Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY 13699
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If you want me to circle you, post something you think I'll find interesting and mention me in it. Otherwise there's no chance that I'll circle you.
Introduction
I'm the original Russell Nelson on the Internet. All others are russie-come-latelies. My Internic handle is RNN3. I'm the Russell who was on the OSI Board for 13 years. I'm the Russell who maps on http://osm.org. I'm the Russell who knows where every railbed in New York State ran. I'm webmaster@quaker.org .
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Having my GPL'ed code running on more CPUs than RMS's GPL'ed code (McDonald's cash registers)
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  • Clarkson University
    MSEE, 1979 - 1981
  • Clarkson University
    BSEE, 1975 - 1979
  • Baldwin Senior High School
    1971 - 1975
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