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Fri May 28 1999 at 00:20:18 (25.2 years ago )
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Sun Apr 22 2007 at 03:58:58 (17.3 years ago )
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C!s spent
mission drive within everything
To fill the void.
I've been known to node about computers, the Philippines, some philosophy, and religion.
Virginia Tech
"Do not worry about your problems with mathematics, I assure you mine are far greater." -- Albert Einstein
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NOTE: I am rarely active in E2 anymore, please email your correpondence instead of sending a /msg thanks.
real name: Roy Patrick Tan
current physical location: Blacksburg, VA.
Writeups of mine that I particularly like:
the problem with small towns | algorithm (scroll down) | Principle of non-contradiction

Philippines stuff:
Places: Philippines Manila Cotabato City
People: Jose Rizal Emilio Aguinaldo Manuel Quezon
Monsters: Ferdinand Marcos manananggal tiyanak white lady
Poetry: Florante at Laura Mi Ultimo Adios Sa Aking Kababata

Short biographies of medieval people:
Saint Ambrose Saint Augustine Albertus Magnus Averroes Avicenna Boethius John Duns Scotus Peter Lombard William of Ockham

Short biographies of computer people:
C.A.R. Hoare C. J. Date E. F. Codd John Backus Howard Aiken Grace Hopper

Apostles' creed Tantum Ergo O Salutaris Hostia Salve Regina Regina Coeli

The pope on evolution Christians don't believe that "being good" gets anyone into Heaven