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Programmers Moderator. Frequently found on the Whiteboard and the Bridge. Concerns or questions? Ask on meta.

Recent Graduate of Georgia State University in Computer Science and Religious Studies. Currently job-hunting whilst working in a bookstore.

Areas of Interest: Programming Language Design, Compilers, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision/Graphics, Cellular Automata, Human-Centered Computing, Computing Ethics, Databases, Audio Programming/Processing, Parallel Computing, Embedded Systems.

I co-run the Programmers.SE blog.

I was the Program Chair for the GSU Student Chapter of ACM. I was also the Vice Chair of the GSU Student Chapter of the IEEE. Contact me if you're interested in speaking or helping out with either of them.


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answered How much did Shah Jahan spend on Taj Mahal?
Jun
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asked How did Medieval Armies survive the use of mail armor in the deserts of the Middle East?
Apr
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answered Who was the French king during Pope Alexander VI (Borgia)
Feb
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answered Why did the Western Roman Empire collapse but not the Eastern Roman Empire?
Feb
19
answered In which direction does the thumb point in the “pollice verso?”
Feb
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answered When did the Hebrews stop speaking Hebrew and start speaking Aramaic?
Oct
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asked When and how did the idea of a “class-less” society originate in the United States?
Oct
24
answered What was Finland's position in World War Two?
Oct
24
asked Who were the pre-Celtic inhabitants of Western Europe?
Oct
20
answered What was the last battle fought mainly by sail-powered ships?
Oct
19
answered What types of weapons did the British army use in the late 1890's?
Oct
19
asked What are the scholarly opinions on the idea of the “European Civil War”?
Oct
18
answered Is there actual debate over which country (Brazil or Portugal) is the successor state to the original Portugal?
Oct
18
answered What post 18thC countries rulers escaped to a remote/separate region and hung on while the country collapsed under revolution?
Oct
18
answered What factors permitted Buddhism to be successful in Japan but Christianity less so?
Oct
17
answered When was divorce made illegal again in Ireland?
Oct
16
answered How did a besieged city/castle defend itself vs. catapulting diseased dead bodies into it?
Oct
16
answered What was the life expectancy of an ancient roman child and adult?
Oct
15
asked What was the typical peasant's diet like in Europe during the High Middle Ages?
Oct
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asked At what point was the Byzantine Empire's decline irreversible?