Unlike the rest of Cochran, I don’t get to start my weekend until tomorrow at 10. Boo.

Unlike the rest of Cochran, I don’t get to start my weekend until tomorrow at 10. Boo.

I’m off to India to have tea with the Maharaja!

I’m off to India to have tea with the Maharaja!

Sunset At KEZM

xkcd: Newton and Leibniz

I don’t know why I laughed so hard at this. Apparently, math jokes are hysterical.

Source: xkcd: Newton and Leibniz

Open Source Textbook Company Now BMOC at 400 Colleges

Absolutely brilliant! Now, once the e-reader format war is over and the devices become more ubiquitous, say goodbye to over-priced texts!

What did you do this summer? Flat World Knowledge stayed busy on campus and now has 40 times as many students and more than 10 times the colleges using their freemium, open-source digital textbooks as they did spring semester. And they did it the old-fashioned way — one professor at a time. After a sort…

Source: Open Source Textbook Company Now BMOC at 400 Colleges | WIRED

I’ve got a strudel in my noodle and its name is Minky Boodle.

I’ve got a strudel in my noodle and its name is Minky Boodle.

Cruising up Golden Isles Hwy, top down, The Black Crowes blaring from the stereo, watching the sunset giving way to thunderstorms in the distance.

Cruising up Golden Isles Hwy, top down, The Black Crowes blaring from the stereo, watching the sunset giving way to thunderstorms in the distance.

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