Jason (jcreed) wrote,

Finished "Why People Believe Weird Things". Kind of interesting, but a little unsatisfying, and sloppily argued. Saw bookguy. Picked up "The Catalog of Lost Books", which looks extremely amusing (it quotes Pierre Menard as saying "La verdad, cuya madre es la historia," etc. etc., hah!) "The Mathematical Experience", and a zweisprachiges Wörterbuch.

Ran into damion in the UC, manning his "answers for 10c" swindlescheme. Alerted him to bookguy's presence. The bastid ran out and found Russell's "A History of Western Philosophy" for $2 and a beautiful old 1930s copy of Hillaire Belloc's "Cautionary Verses". Can't believe I missed them!

Maybe I need to find some food now, or at least soonish. Hmm.

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    Guy from Seattle team we've been working with showed up today at work; no matter how much I'm generally comfortable working with remote teams (and I…

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    Didn't sleep well. Long day of work. Dinner with akiva at hanamichi.

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    Sean's back in town --- good fun working with nonremote teammates.

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