Simon Forman
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Rain, river, ocean...
Rain, river, ocean...

132 followers
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Minor update to the "splash page"   (Mostly just adjusting the timeline to match what actually happened.)
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I recently found a cool puzzle site, here's one of the puzzles:

"There are 3 black hats and 2 white hats in a box. Three men (we will call them A, B, & C) each reach into the box and place one of the hats on his own head. They cannot see what color hat they have chosen. The men are situated in a way that A can see the hats on B & C's heads, B can only see the hat on C's head and C cannot see any hats. When A is asked if he knows the color of the hat he is wearing, he says no. When B is asked if he knows the color of the hat he is wearing he says no. When C is asked if he knows the color of the hat he is wearing he says yes and he is correct. What color hat and how can this be?"

...and my solution:
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I met John Cleese once.  I get a lot of milage out of this story at parties.
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Friends don't let friends program in Ruby.  An opinionated little rant on the stoopidity of Ruby.  (Warning: FLAMEBAIT!)
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Ruby: Lord of the Flies Programming
Ah, Ruby. A friend who is learning computer programming right now asked me about my dislike of Ruby: Can you explain (in high level language) why you dislike Ruby/Rails?  I have no opinion one way or the other.  I'm just curious, why  so many bootcamps teac...