Kevin Spacey is now having "the time of my life"
The Machiavellian hero of "House of Cards," who'll stop at nothing to climb the power ladder, is played with delicious deviousness by Kevin Spacey ... Good luck with that. But even if you don't, it doesn't really matter. You know how tall Tom Cruise ...
Learning to write the perfect essay
She was also my mother. When good students turn in an essay, they dream of their instructor ... I didn’t get very far. The first person I told was my mother. My mother, who is just shy of five feet tall, is normally incredibly soft-spoken, but on the ...
Jennie Finch’s Blog: The Final Countdown
We’re at the end of celebrity blogger Jennie Finch‘s pregnancy! The recently retired softball ... and on and on with different numbers each time. It’s a good way to squeeze in some math lessons. He was most pumped about all the electronics ...
'How I Met Your Mother': That's nice. Now who's the Mother?
After watching the season premiere of "How I Met Your Mother ... find the mother of my future children before Ted Mosby does (Vegas actually has me going off at 4-to-2 odds). Then again, all I have to deal with is fate, chemistry, luck, mathematical ...
Radia Perlman: Don't Call Me the Mother of the Internet
I recently corresponded with Perlman to learn more about her career, what it was like being a woman in the early days of computer science, and why she disapproves of a title sometimes given to her, The Mother ... type of person that makes a good engineer.