Thursday, October 27, 2011


Thinking about the last post on my dad's now defunct blog led to an interesting realization. I put it here:

Saturday, October 22, 2011


My friend Tony had the idea of combining forces into one super-duper blogging team. That should at least double the chances of me writing something, right? And triple our non-readers at the same time! So it sounded good to me. Well, anyway, I've written my first post for his blog: (permalink: Bayes: not just a good idea...). Add it to your google reader or your bookmarks. I probably won't announce it here every time I write something over there.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Death, be not proud

The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death. ... then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed up in victory. O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory? -St. Paul
One short sleepe past, wee wake eternally,
And death shall be no more; death, thou shalt die. -John Donne
On this point, christian theology is absolutely correct. Death is the last enemy. I'm so pedantic that I'll divide this into two things I agree with: