Daily Archives: February 18, 2017

Bletchley’s Forgotten Gordon Welchman

This is a wonderful documentary that shouldn’t be missed. Alan Turning gets all the praise, but Welchman was right up at Turing’s level.

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Orison Swett Marden: Pushing To The Front, A Brilliant Chapter

On Twitter, I’m counter-programming the dispiriting Trumpage by posting excerpts from Pushing to the Front, a timeless book by Orison Swett Marden that can be had free at Google Books. (See #PushingToTheFront on Twitter.) One chapter — just over six … Continue reading

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