James Cranch: links
For a happy medium of safety and power. If you want to write programs, prove them correct, and never execute them. I'm embarrassed that most of my uses of SAGE. Are as an overpowered desktop calculator. Operating system provides a reliable and pleasant base for all the above. For a very long time until I ran out of time. Some Sheffield people don't know about the folk train.
James Cranch: rants
Craig Murray's blogpost on Julian Assange. If someone thinks it's worth a denial-of-service attack, I think it's worth repeating. Nonsense in the Times HES. A philosopher making a bad name for his trade in a publication that should know better than to publish it. Dictionary of loaded phrases. A short list of propaganda terms in common use. On a politician talking rubbish, and why this is worse than it seems. The Catholic Orangemen of Togo. The best thing to wish for? The Craig Murray Documents. The Destr...