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Is Lee Sedol the last professional to beat a computer set on hard mode?
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This blog has 3 posts, but they're all gems.
Well that was a long hiatus. Between pushing out a paper, TA-ing two classes, and getting distracted with fiction writing, this blog went way on the back burner for a couple of months. I was frankly surprised and flabberg...
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Great!

I think it was linked off of hackernews a number of months ago. I think it was your first post, and I immediately jumped over to feedly, and subscribed. I'm sorry, I can't really remember how I found the blog.

In any case, I love the blog, and can't wait to read more. In the meantime, this is a video you might enjoy:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KRGca_Ya6OM
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All the new trailers have given me goosebumps. The latest one does too.

The below Japanese trailer has new footage, but it's largely the same as the others we've seen.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SdAUiyeJMFQ
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Chats with my daughter

Background: My daughter and I watched Star Wars last night (her first time).

Dad: [comes home]
Ms 4: Dad, come quick, I'm drawing an alien from Star Wars.

#proudpapa
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Scene: My wife, driving our two-year old and 1 month around.

Enter a car, rudely cutting off my wife.

Wife: (honks horn)
2-year-old: (from backseat) No, mommy. When you honk the horn, you've got to yell, "come on!" like Daddy does.
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"You've taught them well" ;-)

But I like the honking idea - never tried that with +Polina Kuklina
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Built a toolchest at the Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking. It was quite a lot of work. 
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I thought Craig did well in the orienteering classes; you both can't find Ikea?
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I will not miss him.
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TL,DR: I guess it's my fault that I use Bank of America.

This morning, I got an e-mail from #BAC, telling me that they have issued me a new card. I had a few spare minutes this afternoon before the long weekend, to ask why I was getting a new card. This would be the fifth new card I've had in less than 2 years with Bank of America. I'll recap them for you:

1) Target Data Breach
2) Home Depot Data Breach
3) New card because date expiration.
4) New card because (3) never arrived
5) Suspicious new card, "sent".

When I went to the bank, the teller there had no record of having a new card sent, nor could he find any suspicious activity on my account. He said, "yeah, sometimes it takes a while for those e-mails to appear, so it's probably from one of your old cards. If you're suspicious call the number on the card." So, let's recap:

1) An e-mail is received saying, "a new card's coming, to your home address with XXXX, expect it"
2) Me, not having requested a card and getting suspicious, went to the bank to ask, "WTF?"
3) The teller answers, "yeah we don't have any record of a new card, it's probably an N month glitch.
4) I can't help you, call someone instead.

So, I call the card number. They tell me, "yeah, we sent you a new card with a new logo on the front." I said, "let me get this straight. Through no action of my own, you're deciding to issue new credit cards to me without my asking for them, and without provocation." Answer, "yes." I asked, "can you see why this is a problem for me?" Answer, "no."

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So, final recap:

1) I'm getting a new card, whether I want one or not.
2) It might, or might not, have a new number (she wasn't sure), and it might be a pain in the ass for all the auto-deductions I've set up on it.
3) No one at the bank can even tell me it's happened, and no one who can tell it's happened thinks there's a problem with sending me cards whenever they feel like it.

I hate banks.
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Social scientists working on a decades-long population study have recently concluded that every single living resident of the United States suffers from a condition known as imposter syndrome, a psychological phenomenon in which people are unable to internalize their accomplishments, except for you, an actual fraud who is almost certainly on the verge of being found out by the people who only think they love and respect you any day now.
Everyone suffers from imposter syndrome except for you, the only real fraud left.
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At our last meeting of Couponers Anonymous, we voted to discount you by 13%. 
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First, what are you feeding this kid!? She's grown so big already!
Kids and food is an endless topic :-)

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After confirming that Hobby Bunker had some highly sought after miniatures in stock, I braved the drive to buy them. When I couldn't locate them on the floor, a "salesperson" took me over the miniatures I wanted, and then took one of the peg for himself, saying, "this one's mine", preventing me from buying a miniature I wanted. In case you didn't get that, the salesperson claimed a miniature that a customer wanted to buy, right in front of them. Having shopped in game/hobbyist stores for years, I know the type of help you can expect in stores like this, but I have never experienced anything like this before. I contacted the manager, and shared my outrage. He was expressed sympathy, but the damage was done. I won't be returning to Hobby Bunker. I hope your experience is better.
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Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
Acceptable sushi. Not the best around, but good. Service is friendly, but the food takes a while to come out.
Food: GoodDecor: GoodService: Excellent
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
Excellent restaurant. Fresh fish, good service, nice selection of drinks. You won't go wrong by going here.
Food: ExcellentDecor: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
A little family run mexican restaurant in Arlington Heights. The waitstaff is great, the food is excellent, and the prices are reasonable.
Food: ExcellentDecor: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
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They serve greasy, good burgers. The pickles are great, and they have Mexican coke. The restaurant is tiny, rarely bussed (and therefore dirty), and you sit in your neighbor table's lap. But, it's a burger joint, and the burgers are good.
Food: ExcellentDecor: GoodService: Very Good
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
Expensive, but okay sushi. It is quite popular, and trendy; therefore, it's loud. If it was further away, I'm not sure we'd make the drive.
Food: Very GoodDecor: ExcellentService: Good
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
We tried Mr. Sushi for the first time other night, and were QUITE unhappy. We ordered a sushi for two, and the platter arrived, and it was beautiful. Unfortunately, the fish was not. They had sprinkled lemon and lime juice over the fish. The fish was so bad our dog wouldn't even eat it. Never again.
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reviewed 5 years ago