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looking at lapack routines, tag yourself, i'm dpotrf

we are, by administrative decision, using WebEx. But WebEx really does not do well with bandwidth limitations. so that kind of sucks!

why do we have to FIND jobs and APPLY to them

jorb stuff 

ok... really got to figure out how to get some instruction through to this student who really wants to learn but my instructional style just does not penetrate at all

don't worry, I'll read their questions and see if there's anything missing and address it.

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1. have a review document prepared
2. have an "in-class quiz" where i ask students to write one question they have about the material we've covered that they would like to review
3. probably not make any changes to the review document
4. release review document and students think it's responsive to their questions! (it probably is, frankly)

uspol 

The EARN IT Act: How to Ban End-to-End Encryption Without Actually Banning It | Center for Internet and Society
cyberlaw.stanford.edu/blog/202

Observations:
1. Of *course* this is from my senator, Lindsey Graham, who is a rat.
2. Of *course* this has bipartisan sponsorship.
3. This *could* affect the fediverse, depending on the "best practices" that end up being required, even without end-to-end encryption.

This is a better version IMO but still I want to consider something besides a heatmap and of course the colors on this aren't the best.

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trying a heatmap for visualizing this clustering of a similarity matrix but there's got to be a better way, because in reality i have more than there 14 groups of 7, I have like over 100 groups of 7. The labels on this example aren't great, but the graph gives you an idea of what you're looking at.

Ryokan on not p-hacking, being content with a null result:

I have nothing to report, my friends.
If you want to find the meaning,
Stop chasing after so many things.

looking for stats jokes that fit in pun dog meme format

re steven pinker and sexism, NeurIPS, Damore 

re steven pinker and sexism, NeurIPS 

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re steven pinker and sexism, NeurIPS 

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