“When I told my girlfriend that we can’t do anything Friday night because Friday night at 10 I have to meet with my adviser, she thought, ‘This is something that is so stupid it must be true.’”

So this is most definitely not written by someone who writes code, but I thought it was a nice read regardless. Makes him sound like the Feynman of CS.


He is, at least I seem to see his contributions same as you, though The Art of Computer Programming definitely isn't written as lightly as Feynman's lectures. But it has its fun moments too.

posted by veen: 157 days ago