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  1. Nolafus
    1 Day Ago 6:42 AM
    Nolafus

    Well, we got done with the move and we're setting up the house! It's very humid here, so that's something to get used to, but it's pretty cool here being close to the ocean, and getting to know a new place.

    If you want to know specifically, then you would use high school/college/university, or something along those lines, but if you already know how far the education is, then people tend to just use school as a blanket term for it.

    And I'm sure you'll find something soon!

  2. Pepperton
    4 Days Ago 7:35 AM
    Pepperton

    Okay gotcha gotcha. Nice! Right now I'm pretty sure I'm going to try to do a masters after my bachelors, but that's still three years away so things could change.

  3. Pepperton
    6 Days Ago 11:34 AM
    Pepperton

    nice very cool stuff! are you looking at being a professor somewhere once you've completed your phd?

  4. Pepperton
    1 Week Ago 9:08 PM
    Pepperton

    oh nice! what is your research in

  5. Pepperton
    1 Week Ago 2:33 PM
    Pepperton

    just a ton of talks and events and booths and what not, it was a super awesome experience. I'm a computer science major, so lots of coding!

    ah wow that's exciting though, you're almost done! i can imagine, sounds busy. you must be swamped

  6. ShinyUmbreon189
    1 Week Ago 12:40 AM
    ShinyUmbreon189

    Hey, I didn't cross the line in that thread did I? Sorry if I did so.

  7. Pepperton
    1 Week Ago 9:08 PM
    Pepperton

    yeah I wondered too, me and a couple of my friends were anxiously waiting for it to show up and it never did. :[

    no problem! it goes pretty well haha, other than the pikachu bummer the conference was amazing and I'm excited to start another semester of college in a few short weeks! what about yourself?

  8. Pepperton
    1 Week Ago 7:41 AM
    Pepperton

    hey! your article about shiny pikachu made it sound like it'll be popping up at siggraph, but siggraph ended on august 3rd (i was a student volunteer at the conference), and there was no special pikachu event :/

  9. Astinus
    1 Week Ago 5:25 PM
    Astinus

    Not as much an aside as you might think. That was the telescope that the article (written back in the beginning of July) was about.

  10. Astinus
    1 Week Ago 5:52 PM
    Astinus

    Okay, so I thought I found a news article related to the problem you're having with these interviews. The article was about a giant radio telescope in China, and they couldn't find anyone to run the telescope. The requirements were too high.

    Article was fake, but it reminded me of the struggle you're going through.

  11. Nolafus
    1 Week Ago 10:20 AM
    Nolafus

    We're going to be in Virginia, and he's definitely just ready to be done with the process, haha. He's been stressing about the house because the sellers are dragging their feet with everything, but hopefully they're almost done.

    You can use either term here, haha. And I'm sure you'll be able to land whatever you want with your resume.

  12. Nolafus
    2 Weeks Ago 4:10 PM
    Nolafus

    I'm going to be moving in with Geoff, as he's buying a house and offered me a room. He's flying out here and we're going to take a cross country road trip together, stopping and doing various things along the way.

    It seems like you've been in school forever, haha. But yay! What are your plans after the PhD?

  13. Astinus
    2 Weeks Ago 1:05 PM
    Astinus

    Not until September. Unless you mean another test.

    That blows about the interviews. :/ That seems to be a problem that's cropping up more often these days. I can understand places wanting more experienced people working for them, but no one can get experience if they're not hired. Shame. But keep trying!

    Skype message did send! On the night that you sent it, my phone was on the other side of the house. Then it was in another room different from the one I was in. Then I had the day off from work, and dismissed the notification as I was doing stuff on my phone. Then I was just really dumb and forgot about it.

    Or we can go with the excuse that my mind is permanently in the Minato ward of Tokyo back in April 2002. That works.

  14. Nolafus
    2 Weeks Ago 6:23 PM
    Nolafus

    Doing pretty well, getting ready for some big changes for the better.

    How about you?

  15. Nolafus
    2 Weeks Ago 2:12 PM
    Nolafus

    Testing, testing, 1 2 3

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Posted January 11th, 2016 at 5:58 AM by bobandbill Comments 8
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Well. I sometimes felt that I should revive this blog, but you can see I was too lazy/busy/both for that given the lack of updates the last couple years.

But the sad passing of David Bowie is a powerful enough exception, I think.
I'm far from the biggest fan of him (and we all know who that is on PC), but I've certainly enjoyed a lot of his music. And he was still making it, and good stuff as well! So let's have some music education with some random videos and thoughts. Share your favourites...

Posted February 27th, 2014 at 11:05 PM by bobandbill Comments 0
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And so does his heavier friend Scizor. Nearly two weeks and unlike any other Pokémon line so far he hasn't had any entries in The Writer's Dex Project! =( Why not cheer up the guy and throw together a poem or drabble or 5,000 word essay on him?

Posted February 20th, 2014 at 5:01 AM by bobandbill Comments 0
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Have another entry out of the blue. Not too much basis behind this entry - just a song I happen to like, heard it again recently, and I figured I probably should have a few more blog entries involving female vocalists! Still open to getting challenge themes btw. Come up with a theme of any sort and I'll come up with a bunch of songs that fit it! Well, hopefully anyway. Otherwise I'll just go with whatever comes to mind.
Alternate link! (Live) Lyrics:
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I waited 'til I saw
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Posted January 27th, 2014 at 3:35 AM by bobandbill Comments 3
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It's what I do best here. Besides music blogs I guess. Anyways, more of you should still join in the Writer's Dex! While the selected Pokémon have changed (now the focus is Shroomish and Breloom), you can also still write about Helioptile/Heliolisk if you so wish. It's a group project where we basically try and compile a bunch of writing for each Pokémon, one line at a time! And they can be short entries too. For sake of example:
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Terrible News “Oh, this news is terrible!” cried the wife. When
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Posted January 16th, 2014 at 6:44 PM by bobandbill Comments 5
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The Writer's (Poké)Dex! Basically, the aim is to try to get as many pieces of writing out for each Pokémon line, with that rotating every week. Entries don't need to be long - can be a drabble, or piece of poetry, for example. Do join in! The first set up is Helioptile and Heliolisk, and everyone likes lizards that can zap you I'm sure. And if you review other people's entries you'll get a bonus review too! :V
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