Brennan Polley

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Let’s Build A Simple Interpreter. Part 1.

<i>“If you don’t know how compilers work, then you don’t know how computers work. If you’re not 100% sure whether you know how compilers work, then you</i> …

Greek Lemon Chicken and Potatoes Recipe

"I don't have the energy or courage to cater for a living but, if I did, this Greek lemon chicken and potatoes would be one of my go-to entrees, and …

How to Make Quick and Easy Thai-Style Beef With Basil and Chilies

<i>Phat ka-phrao</i> is a ubiquitous street dish in Thailand, where cooks wielding woks will rapidly stir-fry sliced or minced meat flavored with garlic, shallots, fish sauce, and fiery Thai bird chilies, finish it off with a big handful of holy basil, and serve it with rice and perhaps a fried egg on …

Spices

"Reverse Engineering for Beginners" free book

• <i>Now that Dennis Yurichev has made this book free (libre), it is a contribution to the world of free knowledge and free education.</i> (Richard M. …

Butternut Squash Pasta with Bacon and Sage Brown Butter

The browned butter and roasted vegetables make this special, but roasting everything in the oven at once makes it easy to prepare.<p>1 small butternut …

Recipes

PostgreSQL on the Command Line

I’ve been using PostgreSQL on a daily basis for the last four years. While I initially resorted to GUI applications to interact with databases, I now …

When You Shouldn't Roll Your 401(k) Balance Over to an IRA

Many people roll their 401(k) balance over to an individual retirement account each time they change jobs. Transferring your 401(k) balance to an IRA …

Retirement

How To Grow A Never-Ending Supply Of Salad Greens

Great news: you never have to buy salad greens ever again.<p>We're not suggesting that you give up on eating healthy salads. Nope, you should actually eat more of them. We're recommending that you <i>grow your own salad greens</i>, because if you plant the right variety -- the cut-and-come-again crops -- …

Distractify

Like most people, you've probably struggled with feeling like an occasional failure at work. Everyone makes mistakes and setbacks are inevitable, but …

Conspire Retirement

<b>Site Access</b><p>THE SITE IS NOT AVAILABLE TO PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 13 OR TO ANY USERS SUSPENDED OR REMOVED FROM THE SITE BY CONSPIRE. BY USING THE …

Vim as an IDE

This repository is the result of a tech talk that I gave at Carnegie Mellon University on February 25, 2015. Its central motivation is this: students …

Recipe from Cooking Light: Seared Scallops with Roasted Tomatoes

Bananas<p><b>Why they’re good for you:</b> While this tropical fruit is an American favorite, bananas are actually classified as an herb, and the correct name …

the elevator programming game

The forgotten history of how automakers invented the crime of "jaywalking"

A hundred years ago, if you were a pedestrian, crossing the street was simple: You walked across it.<p>Today, if there's traffic in the area and you want to follow the law, you need to find a crosswalk. And if there's a traffic light, you need to wait for it to change to green.<p>In the 1920s, auto …