Vietnamese Alphabet Chart

One of my goals this year is to learn how to read Vietnamese. I’m able to understand and speak the basics, but a block of Vietnamese text could very well...

Putting Money In The Bank

The 2008 Beijing Olympics were awesome. Usain Bolt, Team USA basketball, Phelps, Walsh & May volleyball. I was glued to the TV every night for a week. The most memorable...

The Birthday Paradox

I read something the other day that piqued my curiosity: In a random gathering of 23 people, there is a 50% chance that two people will have the same birthday....

'Write a linked list in python..'

The first time I heard this, my heart stopped for a couple seconds. I knew the algorithm. I had reviewed and implemented it the night before. I even slept on...

What I Learned From Going To Church

I’d like to think I was once a devout Catholic. I attended mass regularly. I participated in bible studies and catholic discussion groups. I prayed daily and tried to follow...

5 Hour Radiator Replacement

I was driving home from work the other day when I noticed my car’s heat gauge slowly past the 50% mark. This odd behavior was more alarming due to the...

The One Minute Manager

Finished this book last week and thought I would write a little about it for future reference. It’s a pretty short read (106 pages) which follows a man’s search for...