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What’s the Use?

March 31, 2011 by

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The first principle is that you must not fool yourself – and you are the easiest person to fool.- Richard Feynman For an engineer like me , unintended consequences are a way of life. Someone comes up with something fancy and we see some new way to apply it. Getting from point A to point […]

An APM Primer/Bleg

March 30, 2011 by

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One of the few downsides of living in the tropics is that we have periodic power outages. Tonight was such a night. So I spent the night reading a book in the dark with an LED candle (yay progress!?!). Sadly, this prevented me from writing a post. Luckily, I had a great guest post lined […]

Podcast & NBA Now Playoff Rankings Oh my!

March 29, 2011 by

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Dorothy: Lions, and tigers, and bears! Oh, my! – The Wizards of Oz Two things today. First care of me are the Rankings. But these are not your average rankings. These are playoffs rankings, based on the Half Baked Notion ( 30 to 16 to 1 ). The Half-Baked notion is this: what wins in […]

Sneak Peek

March 28, 2011 by

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I’ve been working this weekend and I’m tired so I’m just going to give you a tease of what I ‘ve been working on (actually one of the things). Full explanations will follow. Later in the day. Time Management can be a bitch sometimes.

Retcon

March 27, 2011 by

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Comic book fans will be familiar with the term “retcon”, which in layman’s terms means that the writer waves his hand and tells you “Remember when we said this? We screwed up, forget about that.” —Spoony on Highlander 3. You’ve seen this before. But as the title implies we’re here to talk about changes and […]

The All NBA Tournament

March 26, 2011 by

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“Art must take reality by surprise”-Francoise Sagan Sometimes the unexpected path leads to the best results. That unseen fork in the road lead to an amazing tableau of beauty and coolness. This just might be one of those times. I was all set to roll with one of three great posts that were already in […]

The Wages of Wins Network 2011 Votes for 6th Man of the Year

March 25, 2011 by

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Teamwork is essential – it allows you to blame someone else. ~Author Unknown The following post is the result of Me and Dre messing around. So for this post, Words by Nerdnumbers, Visuals by Arturo. I now cede the floor to Nerdnumbers Enjoy -Arturo Let’s thank @daniellawver for this one: “@NerdNumbers 6th man of the […]

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