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monitor server memory with GeekTool and Python

I use a multisite wordpress installation to manage all of my courses, and a number of other virtual presences, hosted on a VPS at dreamhost. In the process of moving everything onto the virtual machine, and nailing down my resource

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playing with python

A few months ago I started a concerted effort to learn to code some Python. The last time I wrote a program for a computer was in 1985 in 8th grade, and it involved BASIC and some blip moving across

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Posted in Digital History, Miscellaneous

que bestia!

I wrote recently about a case of bestiality brought against poor, unfortunate Geronimo Berveran, a 15 year old kid accused having sex with an unbroken mare (yegua). Luckily for both of them, their case was overturned on appeal and the

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Hacer juicio ú dictamen acerca de alguna cosa... significando que el objeto excita el juicio ú dictamen en la persona que le hace.

Deducir ante el Juez la accion ú derecho que se tiene, ó las excepciones que excluyen la accion contrária.

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Chad Black

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