I’m not registered Republican, but

Filed under:General — eric @ 12:25 pm

I’m not registered Republican, but I cast my vote for McCain yesterday. As usual, I was the youngest person at the polling place by about 40 years. Now that the primaries are effectively over, all the candidates have the next 8 months to woo over the ever-important Eric vote.

To help liven their paper

Filed under:General — eric @ 10:52 am

To help liven their paper on Multiple Regression, a team of New Mexico State psychology graduate students enlisted the aid of Ren & Stimpy. From A Curmudgeon Teaches Statistics.

I knew blogging would pay

Filed under:General — eric @ 9:45 am

I knew blogging would pay off some day. After finding the Athens Marigold Mallet Society (posted yesterday) posted by Chip Woods (brain-father to the Year 2000 Project family of weblogs), I marched on over and played a raucus game of croquet, my first in over two years. Finally, I met Chip, and he’s as nice a guy as his weblog suggests. His blogged technological exploits always interest me, but his degree of wiredness was a sight to behold:

Chip (talking on cell phone): “Oh, hey, I gotta go
Us: “No, it’s not your turn yet.
Chip: “Huh? What? No! I’ve got a call on the other line.