Personally, though, I don think we need to call off the Civil War sesquicentennial; there are ways of commemorating it without necessarily indulging in battle reenactments or costume balls, hoop skirts and all.One might begin by reading Lincoln Gettysburg Address. I serious. It contains only 272 words, but it spelled out for the American people […]

Read More »

And that is the point. For all the apparent outrage caused by his comment, a surprisingly large “silent majority” secretly shares the broader thrust of Bloom’s argument, namely, the idea of a non white Third World being a “burden” on the developed nations of the West. Bloom made the speech in July and nobody objected […]

Read More »

The process of remastering an old film is incredibly time consuming and expensive, and yet he did it. Why? This is emblematic of his own fanboyishness. Oedekerk replaces the hero of a film he evidently loves in a very expensive form of fanfiction. As for Secretary of State John Kerry trip to London to meet […]

Read More »

Initial classification starts from expert definitions specifying class allocation for players based on aggregated attributes of the temporal data. Based on these initial classifications, the optimisation process tries to find an improved classifier which produces the best possible compact classes of objects (players) for every time point in the temporal data. The compactness of the […]

Read More »