this week i

enjoyed some statistical programming presentation advice (1) (2).

for a 15 minute conference will have barely started on your own contributions when you are half way through your allocated time..the audience needs time to absorb the purpose of your work and the context in which it is set.

wrapped up the shakespearean deadwood.  "some shit's best walked through alone."

recorded a simple guitar version of summertime.

saw stephen colbert in the flesh.

said hello to the ukranian embassy.

say oh lord what's the use?