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Professor of computer science at a university in Atlanta. Avid backpacker and active scout leader - subversively teaching leadership, independent thinking and leave no trace.

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Diaries published: 13 (46 days since last diary on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 01:59 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 240 (12 days since last comment on Tue May 12, 2015 at 05:19 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 73

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Testing ORCA, 19 comments, 14 recommends

People Following backwoodsbob: 2

backwoodsbob's Most Recent Diaries:

Suburban Atlanta is going through yet another paroxysm of "Cityhood." The idea, in itself isn't completely nutcase bonkers (Think townships in the Northeast), but the implementation is more than a ...
by backwoodsbob
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 01:59 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
One of the conservative columnists was shooting his mouth off in the morning fishwrapper (AJC) today. It was about how "Obama doesn't really love America." Yeah, right. Believe that and I have this ...
by backwoodsbob
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 05:35 AM PST with 2 Recommends
This is a little off topic, and I apologize in advance. There are enough authors on this site that someone may be able to clue me in on what I'm finding. I'm a low-level beginning self-publishing ...
by backwoodsbob
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Jul 27, 2014 at 07:29 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Spam, spam, spam, wonderful spam! a spam recipe recipes with spam more spam recipes even more spam ...
by backwoodsbob
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Dec 15, 2013 at 04:37 PM PST with 5 Recommends
GOPanic had a recent posting showing that much of the information needed for enrolling in a qualified health plan was available from (though it does seem a little ...
by backwoodsbob
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Oct 19, 2013 at 09:20 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
There was a recent discussion about how nearly every computer operating system could be "powned" by the NSA, and how you should use "my favorite supersecure OS" to avoid the problem. This is ...
by backwoodsbob
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jul 19, 2013 at 11:53 AM PDT with 4 Recommends

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