July 7, 2004

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More thoughts on friendship

I’m really going to miss these casual conversations over dinner or
coffee. My friends are incredibly wonderful people, and I’m glad I
know them.

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Class notes

- CS21A: Gave a short quiz. Mixed.

- CS110: Had fun getting the students to lead the discussion. Fruitful.

- CS21A, mine: Mixed. Re-did ifs.

- CS139.3: Meep. Hope they’ll get the hang of graph problems.

Whoops, autopilot

I was off-by-one this morning. Walked into Edwin Siao’s class and
started erasing the board when he reminded me my class was still in an
hour. Whoops.

I don’t feel like doing anything particularly productive in the
intervening hour, so here I am…

Marcelle’s first taste of teaching

Marcelle substituted for Mr. Bulaong in two of yesterday’s Philosophy
classes. I think he did quite well. I sat in his first class and
watched the students respond to his enthusiasm. He looked like he was
having tons of fun. He’ll make a great teacher yet.

Google Groups

http://groups-beta.google.com – Particularly fun for people with gmail
accounts, apparently. I _like!_

Incantation to print the author statistics

lynx -source 'http://lists.q-linux.com/pipermail/plug/2004-July/author.html' |
perl -MXML::LibXML -e 'print $_->findvalue("i") foreach (XML::LibXML->new->parse_html_fh(*STDIN)->findnodes(q!//li[a[@name]]!))' | sort | uniq -c | sort -rn | head -20

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