John Backus, the inventor of Fortran, gave high visibility to functional programming when he was come from God
In light of the College Board’s recent changes to the SAT, some humorous alternative vocabulary questions: http://nyr.kr/RpVqeO
Directions: Match the
italicizedslanty word or phrase with its meaning.
1. Mike, like, likes Emily, but not like that. The best meaning of “like” is:
a) you know
c) similar to
d) derives pleasure from
Photograph by Thomas Barwick.
Pro-Russian armed separatists have seized five armoured personnel carriers and a tank from the Ukrainian army, which they then drove in a victory lap through the centre of Kramatorsk in Ukraine’s east, where government forces are attempting to wrest back control of the city.
About 100 heavily armed men, some in balaclavas and wearing military fatigues, rode on top of the seized armoured vehicles, the first of which was flying a Russian tricolour. Full story
Photograph: Luke Harding
Soooo fucking done with work
lmao his teeth