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The Fairy in the West

Wednesday, 16 August 2006

THE FAIRY IN THE WEST came walking by the shore
A robe of woven moonlight strains she wore
She quietly walked in mists of dawn
With gentle steps like woodlands' fawn
Singing seafarer's songs of ancient lore.

THE FAIRY IN THE WEST caught my silent...

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The Old Mainframe Computer

Sunday, 11 June 2006

In a dark and gloomy dungeon
Racked by storms and thunder
A valiant server stood on guard
As lightning ripped the night asunder.
It stood there lonesome and forlorn
Working quietly in the freezing cold
But not a tear was seen
On its faithful color screen
This server...

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Poem for an Innovation Department

Thursday, 16 February 2006

Pete, Pat, Joe and Matt
Worked on some Delphi code
On a TreeView branch they sat
But couldn't find a node.

Up spoke Matt and Joe
Explained, Items must be nil
Pete and Pat said "No,
It's allocated still."

Pete and Pat then found
A pointer that was weak
Joe...

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My Recipe for Really Good Meat Sauce

Sunday, 15 January 2006

Making meat sauce with pasta.

You'll need:

  • Some sort of pasta. Spaghetti, tagliatelle, farfalle... fresh or not, it doesn't matter much. Just be sure you like it, and stay away from macaroni at all cost.
  • 1 pound of ground beef
  • 1...
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Artificial Intelligence: A Robot Psyche

Wednesday, 03 August 2005

Steven Spielberg's Artificial Intelligence takes place in a world a few hundred years into the future (the exact time is not known) when the polar icecaps have melted, flooded the whole earth and left mankind struggling to maintain its way...

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