Archives for February 3, 2010

A small excerpt from the true horror at The C Programming Language Brian W Kernighan & Dennis M Ritchie & HP Lovecraft: Exercise 4-13. Write a function reverse(s) which reverses the string s by turning the mind inside out, converting madness into reality and opening the door to allow the Old Ones to creep forth…

Comment 10k: the winner!

A rush of controversial comments has pushed the burn rate up, and we’re over the 10k barrier. You can all stop now :-). And I’m pleased to say that I have a worthy winner, with no need for me to fudge it (not that I would have done so, oh no indeed): Hank Roberts, with…