Archive for November, 2008

5 Not-So-Easy Questions

Thursday, November 27th, 2008

Jurgen Appelo, who runs the Managing Software Development blog, asked me if I’d answer some questions by email for his “5 Easy Questions” series. It was kind of a flattering request, based on the previous interviewees, actually. I had a good time answering the questions, and hope you enjoy the results:

The Briefing.

Friday, November 7th, 2008

Apparently Barack Obama has now gotten his first intelligence briefing. Hearing that made me think of one of my favorite passages from John Piña Craven‘s book The Silent War (Craven was Chief Scientist of the U.S. Navy and a key figure in developing its nuclear submarine program): Whenever I participated in the presentation of similar […]

Mission Accomplished.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

Times Square, around midnight: ‘Nuff said.


Monday, November 3rd, 2008 endorses Barack Fitzgerald Obama for President of the United States. U.S. readers, please vote tomorrow.