Archive for date: February 1, 2005

The Campfire Blog > Restored photo of Ulysses S. Grant

February 1, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

The Campfire Blog has a nice example of what you can do with Photoshop and some historic photos from the Library of Congress website. Neat!

Holy Crap!

February 1, 2005 | Tooting My Own Horn | By: Mark VandeWettering

While testing MSN Search using my name, I found Topics in Animation: The Pinscreen in the Era of the Digital Image which includes a reference to my public domain raytracer. Who knew?

Decoding Why Few Girls Choose Science, Math (

February 1, 2005 | Politics, Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

Stories like this one have been making the rounds, probably in response to the unfortunate remarks which Harvard University President Lawrence Summers made last month that suggested that innate differences between men and women might be responsible for the differences that the two sexes demonstrate in math and sciences. Unfortunately, in all of the these […]

Scripting iTunes on Windows with Python

February 1, 2005 | Python | By: Mark VandeWettering

The Lonely Lion has a small snippet of Python that adds files to iTunes using the COM interface. Could be useful.


February 1, 2005 | Rants and Raves, Stupidity | By: Mark VandeWettering

How in the world does this book get to be ranked #15 on Truly, the end times must be upon us. Or, they would be if I believed in such nonsense.