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Comment: Re:Wishful thinking (Score 5, Funny) 249

by andy666 (#30199182) Attached to: After 35 Years, Another Message Sent From Arecibo

This just in - they got a response:

Dear Earthling,

Hello! I am a creature from a galaxy far away, visiting your planet.
I have transformed myself into this text file. As you are reading it, I
am having sex with your eyeballs. I know you like it because you are
smiling. Please pass me on to someone else because I'm really horny.

Comment: Re:And this is on slashdot why? (Score 2, Interesting) 253

by andy666 (#29551741) Attached to: New Motorcycle World Speed Record, 367.382 mph
I don't even have a license. Anecdotally, it seems that techies drive less than other people, unless of course they live in someplace like silicon valley. But I'd bet there's less interest in cars and motorcycles among computer geeks than, say, mechanical engineers. Anyone what to chime in with their preferences/opinions?

Comment: Re:If you are asking this question (Score 1) 372

by andy666 (#27379971) Attached to: Best Grad Program For a Computer Science Major?
Cheaters come to you?! Oh good I am stuck on a programming project. I have to solve this thing called the Towers of Hanoi, in Python. Have you done this before? If so please post the code. If you don't have it in Python I'll try to make do with another language. Never did understand recursion!!

Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable. -- C.B. Luce