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StackOveflow profile

Areas of strength:

  • Perl expert (specifically enterprise software development)
  • Sybase (including design and optimization)
  • GUI design

Areas of familiarity:

  • Web programming (EmbPerl, JSP, CSS, HTML, JavaScript)
  • C++

...P.S. I'm not really 42. But 42 is way cooler than a real answer :)

...P.P.S. Don't read too much into the icon. Just a minor nod to Cryptonomicon.


Dec
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accepted Were there any Frankish/French kings who probably had no extramarital sexual relations?
Dec
12
accepted Were sailing ships of the line understaffed with gunnery crews so that there were not enough for 2 broadsides?
Apr
7
accepted Was any significant percentage of Mongol army infantry?
Jan
30
accepted Why did the Streltsy in Russia have no summer uniform?
Oct
10
accepted Are there examples of well known medieval battles with very little archaeological evidence?
Sep
5
accepted What were the animals on the Coat of Arms of Edward IV of England?
May
4
accepted Did WW1 produce a “Baby Boom” like demographic effect in USA or elsewhere?
Dec
17
accepted Why was record keeping forbidden in Ancient Sparta?
Nov
28
accepted Why was cricket's popularity in USA a casualty of Civil War?
Nov
23
accepted How did the monks whose job was to copy books react to Gutenberg's printing press?
Nov
6
accepted Was Napoleon as short as “common knowledge” states?
Feb
26
accepted Were there any well known royal dynasties that did not in some way cite religious mandate for their rule?
Feb
24
accepted What was the economic impact of WW1 on USA's economy?
Feb
6
accepted What was the first battle in history fought by vast-majority-% “distance-shooting” non-mechanized force?
Feb
1
accepted Were there bows employed by tribes living in the desert, and if so, what were they made of?
Dec
27
accepted What was the reason why Americas didn't take to buckwheat as a crop?
Dec
20
accepted Was there any separation between hunting bow technology and weapon bows?
Dec
12
accepted What was the first confirmed use of black powder to blow stuff up in war (in China and in Europe)?
Nov
24
accepted What was the actual value of tea destroyed during the Boston Tea Party?
Nov
23
accepted Is there a confirmed historic record of using “non-standard” live animals for military purposes?