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Comment: Re:News? (Score 1) 409

by avandesande (#49623051) Attached to: The Programming Talent Myth

I see a big disconnect between performance art and programming, they aren't even closely related. I play the viola and am a programmer if this matters.

Software just has to work properly and be maintainable for it to acceptable and nobody cares how you got it to that point. Music is on a much higher level.

Comment: Re:This is stupid (Score 1) 280

by avandesande (#49594051) Attached to: New Study Suggests Flying Is Greener Than Driving

I guess it depends where you are, in NM roads are sparse and sometimes geography gets in the way so in many cases a straight path can be significantly less. Most towns have small airports pretty close to them.
There are many people here that commute Albuquerque to Los Alamos in small planes and it is a huge advantage in time and cost(at least fuel).

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