rePost::Amid ‘The Great Flood,’ the kindness of strangers – Nation – GMANews.TV – Official Website of GMA News and Public Affairs – Latest Philippine News

Nice article/story , read the whole thing! Amid ‘The Great Flood,’ the kindness of strangers MARK MERUEÑAS, GMANews.TV 10/01/2009 | 04:20 AM The genius Isaac Newton was more than correct when he posited: for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. This was true, even, when what we can now consider “The Great […]

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rePost::Smartest Guy In The Room

The plaintext version… sorry. — Chris You are smart. No one else knows much. In fact, most people are pretty stupid. Everything except what you’re doing *right now* is stupid. Django is stupid. Zope is stupid. Twisted is stupid. Setuptools is stupid. The GIL is stupid. Pylons is stupid. TurboGears is stupid. Guido is stupid. […]

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rePost::In the Field: Hear from CNN reporters across the globe Blog Archive – Misery in Manila after the floods « – Blogs from CNN.com

The Presidential Palace was partially opened to allow volunteers to pack supplies for affected areas and some food was handed out to those lucky enough to hear about the aid distribution. But by the time we arrived, hundreds were waiting outside with a growing sense of disappointment, as they realized they had gotten there too […]

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