Computer science professor Steven Skiena has been teaching at Stony Brook since 1988. In the same year as a Ph. D. student at the University of Illinois, and with the help of fellow students, he designed the computer of the year 2000 for a competition. Apple sponsored the competition.
“Accessible” SUNY Education; RIP Howard Zinn
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“Come on. It’s just a doll.”
He was right. He usually was. But fuck it all, this was my doll. I had owned this thing since I was three. That is twenty-two years. Did he really think I would not have an attachment to it?
On December 2nd, The Ultimate Fighter featured the final four fights before the finale. In the final two quarterfinal fights James McSweeney beat Matt Mitrione and Marcus Jones defeated Darrill Schoonover.