Best early blog posts

Here are some of the best posts by category from the first month of this blog.


Tips for learning regular expressions
Three-hour-a-week language
Million dollar cutoff for software technique


Musicians, drunks, and Oliver Cromwell
The law of small numbers (part 1, part 2, part 3)
Selection bias and bombers

Productivity / creativity

Six quotes on digging deep
Three quotes on originality
Selective use of technology


Why Mr. Scott is Scottish