Why does every function seem like an operator to me?

Posted by s on Dec. 16, 2008, 3:41 p.m.

Because every function would seem like a variable otherwise

When you see f() you know it to be a function. f is a variable. That's an issue I have with Ruby, if f is a function then it can be called as f() and that just makes confusion

And that's …

Go to the library and stop standing in the hall

Posted by s on Dec. 15, 2008, 2:47 p.m.

What are you doing in the library? Go to the office

People are troubled by untroubling things

Now then, off to rewrite the defuneratedmacroglobalizer

Running out of symbols

Posted by s on Dec. 14, 2008, 2:20 p.m.

I never like Postal code when it starts using words. Every function registers as an operator to me

I've lowered the line count by a nice amount by moving all the builtin macros to imports. So I now have 50 lines to tinker with

It'll be over my dead body …

Dollar Auction

Posted by s on Dec. 13, 2008, 7:20 a.m.

Read of swoopo.com which lead to Dollar Auction

This refutation relies on players being rational, and much psychological and economic evidence suggests that humans are not rational in this sense

Postal now has synthetic scopes. By that I mean a preprocessed value which can be used to uniquely set values …


Posted by s on Dec. 12, 2008, 3:24 p.m.

If you want to read boring blogs about chess matches, then I guess this might as well be fronted or something

If you don't, then I guess you shouldn't of have for the fucking grammar nazis who would rather rant on about minor habitual mistakes than stay on the god …

Woke up with the thoughts of E4D5

Posted by s on Dec. 11, 2008, 3:36 p.m.

So it seems they call it the Scandinavian Defense


Posted by s on Dec. 10, 2008, 3:56 p.m.

I played four games of chess today. Won three, but doesn't matter much since the last was against someone who asked if rooks can jump and the first was against someone who wasn't paying attention but programming half way through

The loss was a dramatic one against the Russian I …

Half a day's rest and yet still I tire

Posted by s on Dec. 9, 2008, 4:25 p.m.

Thoughts of Poly's Birds kept me able

Had a really bad chess game at the end of Physics. Rooks aren't worth bishops, don't know how people believe that to be


Posted by s on Dec. 8, 2008, 2:48 p.m.

Ten minutes to finish a Queen's Gambit was too fast. More too much for the other though


Posted by s on Dec. 7, 2008, 9:27 a.m.

Without strings, they sound like strings

Played Sicilian. Had strong position and then the other stopped paying attention and sacrificed their knight for the advance of a rook who would soon be taken