To disrupt a playroom is commonly a practice of children.

Google has filed for their IPO. They intend to raise $2,718,281,828. That might seem like a random number, but it occurred to me just now that it’s not. That’s e, a constant that is often represented to the ninth decimal: 2.718281828. It’s not just a constant, it’s the constant, arguably the single most important number …


The downside of having license plates that say “GNU LNUX” is that when people drive by me honking, flashing their headlights and waving, I don’t know if my car is on fire, or if they’re just big fans of Linux. It’s getting to be a problem.