Programming Links for May 27th, 2009

InfoQ: Bruce Eckel on Python, Java, Flex, and RIAs O’Reilly: Dreaming of Rails as the Next Microsoft Access It’s Only Software: 5 Minute Guide to Spring and JMX Yet Another Java Blog: 5 Part Series: Intro to Caching,Caching algorithms and caching frameworks Eli Bendersky: A year with Python itzer.com: Java Kicks Ruby on Rails in […]

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Why it’s expensive to be poor

Reddit: Why it’s expensive to be poor – 1024 comments so far Hacker News: Why it’s expensive to be poor – 193 comments so far. Metafilter: You have to be riche to be poor – 230 comments so far And the original piece by DeNeen L. Brown in the Washington Post that inspired the conversation.

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Hope you had a good Memorial Day

We spent Memorial Day Spring cleaning, Emma, Richelle, and now me, dealing with some nasty sniffles and coughs. As the day wound down, Emma’s Grandparents came by for some hamburgers and hot dogs, and I got the opportunity to tell Emma that the day was a holiday for people like her Granddad who served in […]

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