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Forum: Foo
09-02-10, 10:53 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,388
Posted By jschen

I am always truthful and sincere, with the...

I am always truthful and sincere, with the exception of my fake drunk posts (which usually occur after drinking, but are carefully edited to appear more drunk than I really am). I generally expect...
Forum: Foo
08-24-10, 12:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 486
Posted By jschen

:) I look forward to it!

:) I look forward to it!
Forum: Foo
08-23-10, 05:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,059
Posted By jschen

Sorry I'm late to the discussion. If you can't...

Sorry I'm late to the discussion. If you can't comfortably buy it now, I'd suggest waiting. Yes, that's hard when the one you really want is discontinued. But others like it will be released in time....
Forum: Foo
08-23-10, 05:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 486
Posted By jschen

Happy belated birthday!

Happy belated birthday!
Forum: Foo
08-17-10, 09:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,771
Posted By jschen

I like the one I recently got from someone...

I like the one I recently got from someone supposedly born in 1984, and who graduated from my graduate institute in 1982 (before the existence of the graduate program). :)
07-23-10, 04:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 837
Posted By jschen

I LOVE LOVE LOVE the Mt Baldy descent. If you go...

I LOVE LOVE LOVE the Mt Baldy descent. If you go all the way to the ski lift, it's steep and technical through the switchbacks, so you'll want to be careful. But if just from the village down, then...
Forum: Foo
07-22-10, 08:03 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,485
Posted By jschen

Congrats!

Congrats!
Forum: Foo
07-08-10, 08:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 974
Posted By jschen

Not hard. I can find eight differences between...

Not hard. I can find eight differences between the two pics pretty readily. But as I don't have any pics to share for the next one, I'll let someone else play.
Forum: Foo
07-08-10, 08:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 828
Posted By jschen

Using a fixed width (750 pixels of content,...

Using a fixed width (750 pixels of content, centered on a boring background) on their corporate website didn't stop ITA Software from becoming an industry leader. It didn't scare away $100 million of...
Forum: Foo
07-08-10, 07:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 828
Posted By jschen

Remember to allow for scroll bars on the side,...

Remember to allow for scroll bars on the side, borders in windows (whatever the typical size in WinXP should be fine), etc. You don't get to use ALL of that 800 pixels! To me, 125 kB for a homepage...
Forum: Foo
07-08-10, 06:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 828
Posted By jschen

Not everyone wants to view at full screen width...

Not everyone wants to view at full screen width even if they've got the room to spare. I own a 17" MacBook Pro, but if you make a page that requires 1024 pixels horizontal to look right, it won't...
Forum: Foo
07-06-10, 05:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,554
Posted By jschen

I have an automatic Omega Seamaster diving...

I have an automatic Omega Seamaster diving chronometer that I wear day to day. It's got the cosmetic wear and tear that one might expect with wearing it everywhere in the past 4 years, but it runs...
Forum: Foo
06-24-10, 11:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 464
Posted By jschen

Don't worry. Like last year, I'll be walking to...

Don't worry. Like last year, I'll be walking to dinner, and letting some friend drive me back home afterward. Last year, my friends saw that as an opportunity to get me wasted. :eek: We'll see about...
Forum: Foo
06-24-10, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 464
Posted By jschen

No big plans. Just get some work done, then have...

No big plans. Just get some work done, then have dinner/drinks with friends tonight.
Forum: Foo
06-24-10, 09:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 464
Posted By jschen

Thanks for the bass, jsharr! Yummy cupcake, Tude!...

Thanks for the bass, jsharr! Yummy cupcake, Tude!

Just for you, SBW...
newer linky...
Forum: Foo
06-23-10, 11:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 464
Posted By jschen

Thanks guys! No chasing of acronym girls...

Thanks guys! No chasing of acronym girls recently, unfortunately. Not much riding, either... not since pacing Century Riding Twin (CRT) (hehe... another acronym :p ) through her first century ride a...
Forum: Foo
06-07-10, 06:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 761
Posted By jschen

27" iMac (2560x1440, owned by me) at my office....

27" iMac (2560x1440, owned by me) at my office. My lab's computer room has 17" monitors at 1280x1024. We're planning on replacing them with 24" monitors at 1920x1080 since having more screen space...
05-17-10, 12:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 870
Posted By jschen

Awesome! Nice job!

Awesome! Nice job!
04-29-10, 02:24 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,378
Posted By jschen

Maybe next year I'll think about doing this ride...

Maybe next year I'll think about doing this ride again. To everyone doing the ride this year, ride safe, and hope you have a great time.
Forum: Foo
04-27-10, 01:46 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,069
Posted By jschen

Has the OP been scared away from studies in the...

Has the OP been scared away from studies in the US yet?
Forum: Foo
04-12-10, 06:24 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,906
Posted By jschen

I wonder what happened to peregrine. It's been...

I wonder what happened to peregrine. It's been years since she's been around. She should be halfway through grad school by now.
Forum: Foo
04-07-10, 08:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,990
Posted By jschen

Happy birthday, dudes!

Happy birthday, dudes!
Forum: Foo
04-06-10, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 481
Posted By jschen

I love that silly game. Best I've ever scored is...

I love that silly game. Best I've ever scored is 3.5 million.
Forum: Foo
04-05-10, 09:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 481
Posted By jschen

Take it easy on the birds! Migrating is tough...

Take it easy on the birds! Migrating is tough work, you know...

http://armorgames.com/play/5172/endless-migration
Forum: Foo
04-04-10, 11:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,406
Posted By jschen

In a financial pinch, the car goes first. Partly...

In a financial pinch, the car goes first. Partly because it would raise the most money the quickest, and equally importantly because there are ongoing expenses associated with a car. I'd also sell as...
Forum: Foo
04-03-10, 09:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 452
Posted By jschen

If it's on BBC, it must be true! ...

If it's on BBC, it must be true!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27ugSKW4-QQ
Forum: Foo
03-26-10, 06:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 327
Posted By jschen

2006 330i. 255 little elves pulling me along....

2006 330i. 255 little elves pulling me along. It's a bit underpowered compared to its competition (thus the discontinuation after a single year in the US market), but I'll take a smooth revving...
Forum: Foo
03-26-10, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 327
Posted By jschen

No. I find the BMW setup quite appealing. There's...

No. I find the BMW setup quite appealing. There's no reverse lockout ring to pull or anything like that. But there is a significant amount of resistance in the shift mechanism left of the 1/2 gates....
Forum: Foo
03-26-10, 04:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 327
Posted By jschen

I'm having trouble finding a gear marked D, much...

I'm having trouble finding a gear marked D, much less L1 and L2. All I see is:

R 1 3 5
| | | |
--| | |
--2 4 6

So confused.
Forum: Foo
03-26-10, 02:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 926
Posted By jschen

That's completely wrong. The question is simply...

That's completely wrong. The question is simply one about why things float. An object floats if it displaces a volume of the surrounding medium with a mass equal to the mass of the object. If it does...
Forum: Foo
03-25-10, 02:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 849
Posted By jschen

African or European? And how recently did it last...

African or European? And how recently did it last carry a coconut?
Forum: Foo
03-24-10, 09:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 926
Posted By jschen

In liquid form, water displaces 1 g/cm^3 (well,...

In liquid form, water displaces 1 g/cm^3 (well, approximately... technically only true at 4 deg C, atmospheric pressure, and standard isotopic mixture). In solid form, it still has the same mass, and...
Forum: Foo
03-24-10, 09:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 926
Posted By jschen

Hi Siu!

Hi Siu!
03-24-10, 09:15 PM
Replies: 11,544
Views: 343,035
Posted By jschen

Just a few days behind.

Just a few days behind.
Forum: Foo
03-24-10, 09:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 926
Posted By jschen

Easy. You place the cement block in the water,...

Easy. You place the cement block in the water, and it sinks because it displaces less water than required to keep it afloat. When in the boat, the boat was displacing an extra amount of water equal...
Forum: Foo
12-01-09, 10:39 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,049
Posted By jschen

It's exactly what you think it is. Read e-mails....

It's exactly what you think it is. Read e-mails. Compose replies. Forward stuff to others as appropriate. I found a rare opportunity back in March 2000 and jumped on it. It's been my side job ever...
Forum: Foo
11-30-09, 11:31 PM
Replies: 9,824
Views: 166,665
Posted By jschen

:hug: It's just one of those days. :( ...

:hug:

It's just one of those days. :(

:hug:
Forum: Foo
11-30-09, 11:30 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,049
Posted By jschen

My e-mail checking job is pretty cool. :) 9.5...

My e-mail checking job is pretty cool. :) 9.5 years and counting... and I absolutely :love: the job. :D
Forum: Foo
11-29-09, 11:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,082
Posted By jschen

My hypothesis is that IB likely has found BF to...

My hypothesis is that IB likely has found BF to be either marginally profitable or unprofitable, and therefore uses it as a giant beta test for VB. Sure, Joe was turning a "profit" before its sale,...
Forum: Foo
11-09-09, 04:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 337
Posted By jschen

Honestly, it's hard to give you a meaningful...

Honestly, it's hard to give you a meaningful answer. Right now, all academic jobs are tough to get. (As are all non-academic jobs!) But there will always be both good times and bad. Predicting 5...
Forum: Foo
11-09-09, 04:52 PM
Replies: 9,824
Views: 166,665
Posted By jschen

Sorry to hear, ms.gio As for me, work, work,...

Sorry to hear, ms.gio

As for me, work, work, work... some things don't change.
Forum: Foo
11-09-09, 04:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 337
Posted By jschen

Linear algebra would be nice to take. Personally,...

Linear algebra would be nice to take. Personally, I'd take it over diff. eq.



Umm, lots. Depending on how targeted an opening, one might be competing against anywhere from a hundred to several...
Forum: Foo
11-09-09, 03:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 337
Posted By jschen

Applying now. Hopefully will be a prof starting...

Applying now. Hopefully will be a prof starting next academic year.
Forum: Foo
11-09-09, 01:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 337
Posted By jschen

A friend of mine is an economics professor. I...

A friend of mine is an economics professor. I think statistics and/or differential equations definitely would serve you well. Real world data is messy, so being comfortable with those two topics is...
Forum: Foo
10-19-09, 08:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,044
Posted By jschen

When I first became a mod (long time ago... no...

When I first became a mod (long time ago... no longer a mod), I was really tempted to ban myself in order to see firsthand what happens from the perspective of banned users. Never actually tried it,...
Forum: Foo
08-31-09, 06:57 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,183
Posted By jschen

To each his own. I follow a different formula for...

To each his own. I follow a different formula for technical writing:

Make figures in finalized form.
Write the technical portions of the paper.
Write the introduction and conclusion.
Insert...
Forum: Foo
08-24-09, 12:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 547
Posted By jschen

Happy birthday, ms.gio!

Happy birthday, ms.gio!
Forum: Foo
07-30-09, 05:12 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 865
Posted By jschen

Is that what happens when oxygen does something...

Is that what happens when oxygen does something it's not supposed to?
Forum: Foo
07-30-09, 04:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 865
Posted By jschen

What trend might that be? That they're all...

What trend might that be? That they're all published in English? :p Actually, Canadian Journal of Chemistry still accepts publications in either English or French.
Forum: Foo
07-30-09, 04:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 865
Posted By jschen

I've been catching up on intelligent discussions!

I've been catching up on intelligent discussions!
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