committed my first chunk of code directly to the experimental monetdb.r package with svn. dbconnect no longer requires a sys.sleep while mserver loads up. see those changes? oh plus hannes added my rbind() syntax. powerful.
spent the evening with max.
- one e-mail dispatched to the new york city housing vacancy survey administrators at the census bureau re: standard error replication.
- one wikipedia page conceived -- 'professions where officeholder expected to die in position' -- current list: pope, supreme court justice, dalai lama, (good) rock star, (bad) daredevil, professor emeritus, dictator. hard to search for similar web pages, most results just point to osha and/or magazine articles of top ten stressful workplaces.
- one bet solidified, i'll likely lose. prize: case of beer. anthony wins if any of the five current conservative supreme court justices (roberts, kennedy, scalia, thomas, alito) voluntarily steps down during a democratic administration. max wins if all five die in office or step down during a republican administration.
cleaned out my father's storage pod of old papers from his child welfare consulting business - the institute for human services management..
..most went here, but i held on to a few documents: board meeting, articles of incorporation, by-laws, stock certificate.
for a smithsonian fashion show
..and what must have been a very, very interesting text message.