Web Hosting Information – Power WHOIS


Includes standard WHOIS plus stuff like reverse look up, listing other hosted domains, etc.

10 Tips on Writing the Living Web: A List Apart

10 Tips on Writing the Living Web by Mark Bernstein

1. Write for a reason

2. Write often

3. Write tight

4. Make good friends

5. Find good enemies

6. Let the story unfold

7. Stand up, speak out

8. Be sexy

9. Use your archives

10. Relax!


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Papers by Alan Sokal on the “Social Text” Affair


The War on Terror: As viewed from the Bourne shell.

Craig Bender on “The War on Terror as Viewed from the Bourne Shell”

$ cd /middle_east
$ ls
Afghanistan   Iraq          Libya         Saudi_Arabia  UAE
Algeria       Israel        Morrocco      Sudan         Yemen
Bahrain       Jordan        Oman          Syria
Egypt         Kuwait        Palestine     Tunisia
Iran          Lebanon       Qatar         Turkey

$ cd Afghanistan
$ ls
bin  Taliban    
$ rm Taliban
rm: Taliban is a directory
$ cd Taliban

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Writing and Presenting Your Thesis or Dissertation


This guide has been created to assist my graduate students in thinking through the many aspects of crafting, implementing and defending a thesis or dissertation. It is my attempt to share some of the many ideas that have surfaced over the past few years that definitely make the task of finishing a graduate degree so much easier. (This Guide is a companion to the Guide for Writing a Funding Proposal.)