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Data warehousing/ETL developer, specialising in Teradata but now mostly working with DataStage. Had a brief foray as a Ruby on Rails developer. Also making iPhone games in my spare time (Objective-C is a terrible language).


Jul
20
reviewed Needs Improvement U.S. Marine Corps and Why does the Navy’s army need its own air force?
Jul
20
reviewed Needs Improvement Why didn't America finish Saddam Hussein after the first Gulf War?
Jul
20
reviewed Satisfactory Did the US government officially apologize for Indian Removal Act and Native American Indian genocide?
Jul
20
reviewed Satisfactory In U.S. military forces, did black soldiers suffer a heavy racial segregation during World War II?
Jul
20
reviewed Satisfactory Time it takes to build siege engines
Jul
20
awarded  Custodian
Jul
20
reviewed Satisfactory What was it like to have type 1 diabetes in the early 20th century?
Jul
20
reviewed Satisfactory What is the mark next to the hallmark on this silver object?
Jul
20
reviewed Satisfactory How widespread was the practice of chaining slave rowers to the ships?
Jun
17
reviewed No Action Needed How did the Roman state verify citizenship?
Jun
12
answered Battles won by much weaker side
Jun
3
comment What did Mesopotamian beehives look like?
As someone who knows absolutely nothing about beekeeping, I'm interested to know why would might think their beehives are different to what we have today.
May
28
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Did the pope try to suppress the number zero?
May
28
comment In ancient Rome, did a lot of people feel guilty about owning slaves?
There was guilt about owning slaves in the same way that one might feel guilty about having heaps of expensive jewelry. Not so sure if there was guilt about the maltreatment of fellow human beings aspect.
May
19
comment Eastern and Southern Europe in the medieval time period?
As you're interested in knights and castles, you could perhaps confine this question to military structure. You can always post a new question about peasant life, commerce, etc.
May
19
awarded  Taxonomist
May
17
comment Why didn't the Arab states industrialize?
@JoeCoderGuy Can you provide sources to back your claim and perhaps turn it into an answer?
May
17
reviewed No Action Needed Why didn't the Arab states industrialize?
May
16
awarded  Informed
May
16
reviewed Leave Open Harvard Architecture: How did Harvard Mark I separate data and instruction?