Here are some links I’ve found in a morning of web-wide wanderings. CIA interest in blogs seems to be rising. Machine Translation is beginning to develop phrase-based systems, supposedly to help eliminate ambiguity. What’s the connection? Both seem to me to open the doors for some pretty scary stuff. The CIA monitoring blog content is […]
Yeah, everything’s under control. Sure. I’m wondering what’s in the water being drunk by people who still think this isn’t a madhouse mess.
Yeah, this has to be a joke. I hope. Or they’re doomed.
There’s a weird but interesting expedition being documented over at a page calledTravel Afghanistan. A small proportion of Afghan children have a distinctively European appearance, sometimes blonde or red-haired, quite different from the dark Asian looks of most Afghans. Western explorers have always wondered whether they might be descended from the Greek soldiers in Alexander’s […]
This is almost too unbelievable to be true. I was at the hospital to get a new splint because the one I’d had on for two weeks had begun to smell a little. After a conversation or two in the waiting hallway with some ajummas and halmeonis and ajeoshis (listed in order of interest), I […]