Monthly Archives: December 2009


Yep, it was decades ago, but some things never change. Graduate students take themselves far too seriously. But that may be necessary. You get called into your professor’s office for a chat about your last paper, which was fine analysis … Continue reading

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Spinning What Didn’t Actually Happen

For Sherlock Holmes it was the dog that didn’t bark in the night: Gregory: “Is there any other point to which you would wish to draw my attention?” Holmes: “To the curious incident of the dog in the night-time.” Gregory: … Continue reading

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