Archive for October, 2009

I got my (draft) thesis printed and bound this week on Waterloo’s “espresso” book printer. It was fast, convenient, and cost about $10/copy (it turns out to be 60% the cost of printing it the normal spiral-bound way at the print shop). The only drawback I found is that there are still some bugs in […]


Evidence #1: “History’s Chumps” by Dinosaur Comics, after recent at-length discussions of chumpism. (Click for full size) Evidence #2: “Backup Face” by Toothpaste For Dinner, which was posted the very night I almost lost my non-backed-up laptop in a bar, with my nearly-complete thesis on it. There is a comic called “PhD Comics” which is […]