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Bagwell, Raines, and Rodriguez Enter the Hall | FanGraphs Baseball
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Media normalizes climate science denial of Trump nominee for Interior Secretary
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This Has Never Happened Before
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Versioning Better Than SemVer - You work for me, Computer.
I’ve written before about my dislike for SemVer . Recently, Rich Hickey has spoke about this very same issue, and more . I’m currently working on somesoftware…
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Morra (game) - Wikipedia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to:, A postcard of boys playing Morra Morra is a hand game that dates back thousands of years to ancient Roman and…
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Susie's Place
DEC Feb APR 24 1998 1999 2000 82 captures 3 Dec 98 - 30 Dec 16 Help (Ifyou want to go straight to playing crambo or doggerel or stinkypinky , do it!) Welcome to…
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WINE DARK SEA GAMES
(Visit our home page, Sangreal .) Stanley E. Anderson's Wine Dark Sea Games Dionysus, god of wine, in his boat, by Exekias, circa 540 BC T hese game ideas…
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JEWELS IN THE SAND
(Visit Stanley's main games page, Wine Dark Sea Games . Or visit our home page, Sangreal .) JEWELS In The Sand O nly the Sultan knows what objects are "jewels."…
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Emergence
Get Emergence Join Max Cooper Emergence Foreword Emergence is the story of natural laws and processes, their inherent beauty, and their action to yield the…
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Universe page 1
DEC Mar APR 23 2002 2004 2008 8 captures 17 Oct 02 - 27 Oct 09 Help Universe In 1966, Parker Brothers issued the excellent game "Universe." The set I was given…
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Transcript: President Obama on What Books Mean to Him
President Obama in the Oval Office on Friday during an interview with Michiko Kakutani, the chief book critic for The New York Times. Doug Mills/The New York…
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Randolph, Alex (1922-2004)
Some games by Alex Randolph
Alex Randolph—A Life of Games by Bruce Whitehill
Alex Randolph, renowned American game inventor, was honored in 2002 on the occasion…
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A night spent hanging out with David Bowie and Iggy Pop: Ivan Kral tells us what it was like
David Bowie, Iggy Pop, and Ivan Kral in Berlin, 1979 This is a guest post by Ivan Kral , a musician/songwriter, as well as the director of The Blank Generation…
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Rolling Stock Online
Introduction Welcome to Rolling Stock - a website dedicated to the economic card game designed by Björn Rabenstein. This tutorial is a work in progress. Check…
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Functional Programming Is Not What You (Probably) Think - DZone Java
After seeing many of the comments from another article attempting to explain what FP (Functional Programming) is about , I thought I would take another attempt…
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Jacob Davenport » Mobius Corpse
Jacob Davenport Systems Designer — games, databases, opinions Home About Entertainment Boring Alternate Storyline How to solve the 5x5x5 Rubik’s Cube It’s a…
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Nomice
Nomice FEB OCT FEB 29 2004 2005 2006 23 captures 20 Jan 02 - 18 Feb 08 Help Nomice Pure Nomic flavored withIcehouse pyramids A Nomice game begins with two…
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Disadvantages of purely functional programming - JAXenter
I have been asked to elaborate on my answer on Quora so here goes: 1. There is no efficient purely functional unsorted dictionary or set Since the 1990s, the…
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Eleusis in 1 round | Eleusis | BoardGameGeek
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neweleusis
neweleusis New Eleusis Registry for the card game New Eleusis is my favorite card game. This site is a registry for people who would like to locate others who…
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Alan Kay | PurelyFunctional.tv
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A Conversation with Alan Kay - ACM Queue
The November/December issue of acmqueue is out now acmqueue is free for ACM professional members. Non-members can purchase an annual subscription for $19.99 or…
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Silicon Valley Takes a Right Turn
President-elect Donald Trump hosted a meeting of tech industry leaders at Trump Tower in December. Kevin Hagen for The New York Times In 2016, the corporate…
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GOP Congressman, Overwhelmed by Constituents Concerned About ACA Repeal, Sneaks Out of Event Early
Republican Rep. Mike Coffman sneaking out of a community event early. Nelson Garcia/NBC 9/ Twitter On Saturday, Republican Rep. Mike Coffman held an event for…
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How Jokes Won the Election
Since November 9th, we’ve heard a lot of talk about unreality, and how what’s normal bends when you’re in a state of incipient autocracy. There’s been a lot…
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This, We Agree, Was The First-Ever Recorded Rock And Roll Song
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5 Candidates for the First Rock 'n' Roll Song
5 Candidates for the First Rock 'n' Roll Song By LIKE US ON FACEBOOK filed under: top-story Image Credit: It’s a question that music historians have been…
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X Window System - Wikipedia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to:, "X11" redirects here. For other uses, see X11 (disambiguation) . A historical example of graphical user…
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Make Fungi 3-4 players game with this simple rule change | Morels | BoardGameGeek
0 new 0 new Next: fogus Rules Subscriptions Bookmarks Search Account Moderators Recommend 3 Posts New Thread Printer Friendly Bookmark Your Tags: Popular Tags:…
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Don't write off the Trump dossier yet. If it has even a grain of truth it could destroy him
I n seven days Donald Trump will be the president of the United States. The man who takes to Twitter in a flying rage when his vice-president is criticised by…
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Trump, Putin, and the Big Hack
According to U.S. intelligence reports, Vladimir Putin “ordered an influence campaign” to undermine Hillary Clinton and work with “a clear preference” to…
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TrickAvoidance
Home 42 Family -- 42 The Big Game 42 Variations Moon Partner Moon More Dominoes -- Domino Euchre Domino Cubano Cubilete (dice) Bezique Family -- Marjolet…
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Dragonmarks: The Evolving Artificer
The latest Unearthed Arcana presents a new version of the Artificer for 5E D&D. Right from the start, there’s a few things to note. This is a work in progress.…
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Peter Thiel, Trump’s Tech Pal, Explains Himself
Peter Thiel, a staunch supporter of the president-elect, at his condo on Union Square in Manhattan. Donald Trump has “a phenomenal understanding of people,” Mr.…
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18xx Games - 18xx Rules Difference List - Contents
18xx Games 18xx Rules Difference List You are in: Home > 18xx > 18xx Rules Difference List Contents Introduction Games included in this list Glossary 1 - First…
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Papercraft IceHouse game pieces
What are they? Looney pyramids are the most recent version of Icehouse pieces. Icehouse pieces were originally created for the game Icehouse, A very confusing…
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Whist - Wikipedia
For the Russian trick-taking card game, see Russian whist . Whist A 19th-century whist marker by the British printing Co. De La Rue . Origin England Type…
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Phileas Fogg - Wikipedia
For the food brand, see Phileas Fogg snacks . Phileas Fogg Around the World in Eighty Days character Phileas Fogg by Alphonse de Neuville & Léon Benett (1873)…
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Chesapeake and Ohio Railway - Wikipedia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to:, This article includes a list of references , but its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline…
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Hidden Figures
HIDDEN FIGURES is an obvious, inoffensive, feel-good-movie with a noble purpose we haven’t seen before: honoring three African-American women whose mathematical…
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Green Glass Door Game (Riddle) - Icebreaker Ideas
The Green Glass Door, frequently played as a drinking game, is also used as an icebreaker, in classrooms, and as a party game. The game requires at least three…
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Home - Doug Engelbart Institute
Historic Legacy The Engelbart Archive Interested in the "Mother of All Demos" , or the story behind the first com­pu­ter mouse? Learn about the late Doug…
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What Sets the Smart Heroines of 'Hidden Figures' Apart
When it comes to historical movies about brilliant minds, especially in the realms of math or the sciences, audiences can all but expect a tale of ego. Films…
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Xe Queo! | Board Game | BoardGameGeek
Loading … Rank: Overall 3,543 Abstract 169 Gameplay 2 Players 20 Min Playing Time Age: 8+ Weight: –– 1.48 / 5 Alternate Names Der Isses! + 0 more Designer…
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Just how smart is an octopus?
Callum Roberts is a professor of marine conservation at the University of York in Britain and the author of “The Ocean of Life: The Fate of Man and the Sea.” “…
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Archives
2001 Gamers' Choice Awards Nominees Committee member Greg Aleknevicus says a little bit about each of the multi-player nominees. 2002 Gamers' Choice Awards…
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Evolution of German Games
M aybe there isn't yet a flood of European games in the United States and Canada, but there's certainly a steady stream, and it's a tidal wave compared to what…
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The S Files
The S Files Sumo's Karaoke Club Introduction Index to Paper Issues The Rikishi Papers - Early Inside Pitch Columns Issue 0 - October, 1989 Issue 1 - April, 1990…
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Heavy Cardboard 2017 Anticipation List | BoardGameGeek
0 new 18 new Next: fogus Heavy Cardboard 2017 Anticipation List Edward Uhler ( eapeas ) United States Commerce City Colorado Recommend **Please thumb this list…
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Jello Biafra on How to Stand Up to Trump, Why Punk Still Matters
After Donald Trump won the presidential election, Jello Biafra, former Dead Kennedys frontman, fell face first onto his bed, pounding his fists and shouting ,…
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Kwang's Haskell Blog - Home
Home Welcome to Kwang Yul Seo's Haskell Blog Recent Posts Visible Type Application in GHC 8 - January 8, 2017 Strict Identity Monad - January 7, 2017…
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David Bowie Answers the Famous Proust Questionnaire
In the 1880s, long before he claimed his status as one of the greatest authors of all time, teenage Marcel Proust (July 10, 1871–November 18, 1922) filled out…
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David Bowie’s Formative Reading List of 75 Favorite Books
Creativity is a combinatorial force — it rests on our ability to fuse, usually unconsciously , existing concepts, memories, bits of information, pieces of…
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Index of /1st_Ed
Parent Directory 1st ed Modules A-series (complete)/ 1st ed Modules C-series/ 1st ed Modules Conan-series (complete)/ 1st ed Modules EX-series (complete)/ 1st…
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Putin Led a Complex Cyberattack Scheme to Aid Trump, Report Finds - NYTimes.com
WASHINGTON — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia directed a vast cyberattack aimed at denying Hillary Clinton the presidency and installing Donald J. Trump in…
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Wot I Think: Sethian
Sethian [ official site ] came out, perhaps unwisely , in the midst of the annual November deluge. It’s a little niche – a single-screen mystery about typing…
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RCA 1802 Micro - Wal's Web
May 2010 (updated October 2016) I t's hard to believe it's been 30+ years since I started learning about and working with microprocessors. Back in 1985 I…
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Peter Suber, Nomic
Nomic A Game of Self-Amendment Nomic is a game I invented in 1982. It's a game in which changing the rules is a move. The Initial Set of rules does little more…
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Venture capital is going to murder Medium – Signal v. Noise
DHH Creator of Ruby on Rails, Founder & CTO at Basecamp (formerly 37signals), NYT Best-selling author of REWORK and REMOTE, and Le Mans class-winning racing…
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The Unraveling of Julian Assange
You almost have to feel sorry for Julian Assange. Shut in at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London without access to sunlight, the founder of WikiLeaks is reduced to…
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Alexa: Amazon’s Operating System
The concept of an operating system is pretty straightforward: it is a piece of software that manages a computer, making said computer’s hardware resources…
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Basic Deckbuilding Strategy for Mythos
Basic Deckbuilding Strategy for Mythos Deckbuilding Strategy Introduction Mythos is the CCG based on the Cthulhu and Dreamlands stories of HP Lovecraft.Deck…
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The Most Meaningful Books I Read in 2016
In 2016, I learnt a lot about myself and the world. Mostly, I learnt about how much I've yet to learn. True learning comes from experience and relationships and…
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gamesbook / icehouse / wiki / Pyramydal — Bitbucket
gamesbook icehouse Wiki Clone wiki HTTPS SSH Need help cloning? Learn how to clone a repository . Atlassian SourceTree is a free Git and Mercurial client for…
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The Quest for the Holy (Civilization) Grail Part 1 - What is a Civilization Game? | In the mind of a game designer | BoardGameGeek
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All of Donald Trump’s known conflicts of interest in one place
When Americans talk about corruption in politics, they usually mean the outsize influence corporations and the wealthy can exert in politics through campaign…
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Slither Development | Abstract Games | BoardGameGeek
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Was VisiCalc the "first" spreadsheet?
Dan Bricklin's Web Site: www.bricklin.com Home Writings Was VisiCalc the "first" spreadsheet? It was the combination of many things including its "programming…
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This DC dev is bringing back the programming zine - Technical.ly DC
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Putin’s Real Long Game
Getty The world order we know is already over, and Russia is moving fast to grab the advantage. Can Trump figure out the new war in time to win it? By Molly K.…
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TinFoil Wiki: BooksRonRead2016
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Why Recursive Data Structures?
In this essay, we are going to look at recursive algorithms, and how sometimes, we can organize an algorithm so that it resembles the data structure it…
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Tezza's Classic Computers Articles and Projects
Introduction Since mid-2008 I've been documenting my adventures with these old computers. These jottings help me remember what I've done but hopefully they are…
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Acquiring a Poly 1: A dedicated school computer from New Zealand
Introduction Every collector has a list of computers they want. On that list are one or two machines that you never expect you'll get. Unless you're lucky that…
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The Zen Of Being First Off The Plane
People keep asking me how it feels to be back on the shore of the Thames after more than two weeks batting across America – some fourteen thousand miles on…
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20100803 0131 - Cape Cod - game room - Gnostica - quickest win for Cl1nt ever - IMG_1676
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A good year except for that one thing — dreisbach.us
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Gnostica - The Hermetic Library Blog
I noticed that Dionysius posted his discovery of Gnostica , a game played with pyramids and tarot cards. “This game looks like great fun. Tarot cards and…
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The Micro Pop Tart Cafe
The Micro Pop Tart Cafe Arisia 2001 Micro Pop Tart Cafe Would have been impossible without this posse of Mad Lab Rabbits! Back row: JB, Mneme, Zarf, Karl. Front…
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