Monthly Archives: July 2008

Google Code (Peanut Butter and) Jam

Last Friday, I participated in the Google Code Jam, a programming puzzle contest sponsored by Google. It was the first qualification round, and I was very happy with how I did, coming in 74th in my heat (there were three … Continue reading

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Aquatic Agism

When in Vancouver, I live in an apartment on campus at the University of British Columbia (UBC), one of the largest universities in Canada. The aquatic centre on campus has a huge indoor pool, as big as I’ve ever seen. … Continue reading

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Gavin Really Wants Mary

My super-talented comedy friend Mary Van Note has, at the request of the Independent Film Channel, put together ten episodes of a series called “Gavin Really Wants Me”. Three episodes have been released as of this writing, and they are … Continue reading

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