Archive for September, 2009

Sep 26 2009

The Elephant That Never Forgot

Published by under Animals,Mothers & Daughters

Sent by Eleni: In 1986, Peter Davies was on holiday in Kenya after graduating from the University of Toronto. On a hike through the bush, he came across a young bull elephant standing with one leg raised in the air. The elephant seemed distressed, so Peter approached it very carefully. He got down on one knee, […]

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Sep 22 2009

Bowling, Revisited

Published by under Health & Fitness,Technology

Linhong Zhou just e-mailed me a photo she took on our bowling night. I love it so much I want you to see it, even though it’s old news. Frying one’s computer is not only expensive but taxing on time and spirit. Critical files have gone missing: passwords, financial records, four years’ worth of e-mails… […]

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Sep 21 2009

Happy 5770!

Published by under Education,Technology

—“Yesterday I spilled half a glass of lemonade into my computer,” I told Sehoon, the SIT tech person, this morning. “Why isn’t it working any more?” He gave me the look that technical people with five monitors on their desk give the proletariat. —“What did you do when that happened?” —“I turned it upside-down and […]

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