Monthly Archives: April 2011

Pick Your Poison…

Apparently we get to choose whether we’ll die from cancer or heart attack: The largest study ever to examine the association of dietary fats and prostate cancer risk has found what’s good for the heart may not be good for … Continue reading

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Easter Egg

Easter Egg, a photo by Accretion Disc on Flickr.

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Nice Piece on Using Vim

I ran across this nice reflection on the vim editor by someone who switched 18 months ago. In my own case, it was about 18 years. I’d been an emacs user forever, and it was just killing me (carpal tunnel, … Continue reading

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The Dark Side (Ring Theme from “Chuck”)

I’d love to be able to get “The Dark Side” from iTunes or Amazon. But right now, it’s only available at the composer’s site.

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1Q results

Every night (almost) I exercise while watching a video. Here’s how things shaped up during 1Q11: days 90 exercised 86 (96%) skipped 4 total exercise: 2 days, 19 hrs, 25 min avg daily exercise: 44.9 min/day avg. wt. recorded: 214.23, … Continue reading

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This Stinks

About half the houses in my neighborhood are empty. Well, it’s actually more like 20%, but it seems like half. So what could make owning a home in Yucca Valley even less appealing? A zombie apocalypse? No, that’s so 2010. … Continue reading

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