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Joined: 2009-08-30
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Log from Blammo is all talk and no action--or at least no action that he will ever confess. By day, he works as an insignificant cog in a corporate machine, pounding away at curly braces and semicolons until the instructions are simple enough that stupid machines can follow them. One day, he hopes to write a program for autonomous worker androids that is even one-tenth as successful as the United States Code of Federal Regulations.

Columns by Log from Blammo

The Jelly Jar Metaphor
Log from Blammo 2008-01-15 16:00
Exclusive to STR January 16, 2008 In the public schools, I was "taught" economics. The derisive sneer that accompanies those quotes is more understandable when I say that half the course was based on Adam Smith's work, and the other half based upon the work of John Maynard Keynes. The material on Keynes was presented last; it supposedly made Smith's classical economics obsolete. This was, after...
The End? But We're Still Here
Log from Blammo 2007-01-08 16:00
Exclusive to STR January 9, 2007
Many Roads Lead to Liberty
Log from Blammo 2006-03-19 16:00
Exclusive to STR If there is one thing that can be found in common among members of a community defined principally by what it is not, it can only be that none arrived at their current position in quite the same way. Just as atheists know that there are a million ways to lose one's faith in the divine, libertarians know that faith in state authority is equally fragile. In fact, it is more...