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Newspeak Series | Part One

So you’ve made it this far and have decided learning Newspeak might be worth the shot? Good. In this part I’ll explain the basics of our beloved (un)language. 455 more words


Drunk Movie Review: Terminator Genisys

I recently watched Terminator Genisys. This is the fifth film in the Terminator franchise. While it wasn’t nearly as bad as I thought it would be, for better & worse it creates new story lines and plot holes that have me scratching my head with both intrigue and frustration. 1,375 more words

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Episode 576: When Women Stopped Coding

Link: http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/2014/10/17/356944145/episode-576-when-women-stopped-coding

Summary: How did women go from being the pioneers of the coding industry to… the sidelines? The answer directly relates to the number of women studying computer science, and what happened in 1984 to change everything. 21 more words

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Newspeak Series - A... Way to Focus | Introductory Part

When I say a way, I don’t necessarily mean the best way. Or a good way in fact. Really, given the nature of Newspeak, I would probably have a hard time standing up for that argument. 801 more words


Adam Goodes: The Other Side

Mr Boyle,

Good sir, I have noticed your support for Adam Goodes via Facebook recently and thought I might offer my perspective.

I have not attended an AFL match this year, but if I did attend a Sydney match and Adam Goodes was playing I would most certainly ‘boo’ him. 505 more words