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27 Sep 2012 (updated 27 Sep 2012 at 18:27 UTC) »

trying to wrap my mind around Prof. Foster's paper and catch-words:'alpha spending, alpha investing, Bonferroni method, FDR, mFDR, FWER', drawing my own idea expressed in this article critical examination of recruitment/promotion process. A creative person should initiate many human interactions in workplace to control his own mFDR, and not to be dragged or drugged into any delusional 'self-righteous' paths.

"When enough people share a delusion, it loses its status as a psychosis and gets a religious tax exemption instead." - Ronald DeSousa

24 Sep 2012 (updated 25 Sep 2012 at 19:37 UTC) »


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8 Sep 2012 (updated 8 Sep 2012 at 01:21 UTC) »

thanks for posting Kipling's lullaby

"In the spring of 1877, Alice returned from India and removed the children from Lorne Lodge. Kipling remembers, "Often and often afterwards, the beloved Aunt would ask me why I had never told any one how I was being treated. Children tell little more than animals, for what comes to them they accept as eternally established. Also, badly-treated children have a clear notion of what they are likely to get if they betray the secrets of a prison-house before they are clear of it".

God bless the child, not to become Lord of the Flies

24 Aug 2012 (updated 6 Sep 2012 at 05:07 UTC) »

" Chongqing cat on a hot tin roof - the ugly face of communist party loyalty " will be my next script-writing assignment. Yes, Mrs. Kennedy of China was on trial and is now convicted of intentional homicide of an innocent Briton, Neil Heywood, old Harrovian boy, mentoring new generation of Chinese prince. Can all unintentional criminality of no-more-future-ruler, a Chinese copy of progressive 'Kennedy' ( Bo Xilai), both father of somewhat young and idealistic, Harrovian/Harvard educated son ( Bo Guagua ) and son of old elite guard of CCP be redeemed by her instinctual faith in the bloodline and family tradition and her intentional murderous rage against the 'other' foreign/alien party ?


19 Aug 2012 (updated 19 Aug 2012 at 16:44 UTC) »

hi mau, what brought you back ?
and why do you have to erase entry as back as 2004?
17 Nov 2004 (updated 11 Aug 2012 at 17:22 UTC) »

An old acquintance of mine seen from other people's eyes. - 薛蛮子 一个嬉笑怒骂的好玩老头. comparative reading of "The Paradox of VC seed investing" by Brian Singerman from TechCrunch

How come it wasn't called a gay particle?
Instead of blocking straight passers-by mass and ask them 'do you have a moment to support gay rights', OBGYN advocates should put out a big sign, converting this god particle to gay particle. It makes perfect sense, isn't it?

A gay particle walks into the church,
The priest says 'I'm sorry but we don't recognize your existence'.
The gay spirit replies 'Well, you can't have mass without me.'

5 Jul 2012 (updated 6 Jul 2012 at 03:22 UTC) »





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