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The Unthinking Depths

Into, Through, and Out

Name:
ProgrammerAtArms
Birthdate:
4 December 1983
External Services:
  • asciilifeform@livejournal.com
  • programmeratarms
Schools:
Now the Sirens have a still more fatal weapon than their song, namely their silence. And though admittedly such a thing never happened, it is still conceivable that someone might possibly have escaped from their singing; but from their silence certainly never.
Franz Kafka, The Silence of the Sirens





I'm... simply me.

(Autobiography is not my strong point.)

My Reddit comments are probably the best guide to my way of thinking.


If I could tell the world one thing, it would currently be...
Your computer can make you smarter.





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