Archive for date: July 23, 2004

Haskell Functional Programming Bookstore | Lambda the Ultimate

July 23, 2004 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

The gents at Lambda the Ultimate note that John Meacham has set up a Cafe Press Bookstore for Haskell books, including Simon Peyton-Jones and James Lester’s Implementing Functional Languages. Peyton-Jones’ Design and Implementation of Functional Programming was a book that I studied extensively in grad school back in the late 80’s, and it’s good to […]

Baseball pictures…

July 23, 2004 | Baseball, General, Public Domain Resources | By: Mark VandeWettering

After penning the article below, I was looking for a picture of the elusive Walter Carlisle (didn’t succeed), but I did find a nice page at the Library of Congress Website that has some nice pictures that you can download. Digging around more, you can find their collection of 2100 early baseball cards. I’m listing […]

Baseball Trivia

July 23, 2004 | Baseball | By: Mark VandeWettering

I was tearing off sheets for my daily calendar which lists achivements in baseball, when I encountered the following: July 19, 1911 Walter Carlisle makes an unassisted triple play for Vernon of the Pacific Coast League. What’s so unusual about that? Carlisle is playing center field at the time. Blink blink. Here’s some additional information. […]