Parte 2 de las 52 y media cosas que aprendí este año 2019

    Parte 2 de las 52 1/2 cosas que aprendí este año 2019 Hoy es viernes 18 de Enero, cierra la tercera semana del año. Creo que las primeras notas de esta serie -hast Tal vez uno de los primeros blogs que empecé a leer es el Jason Kotke, quien tiene  una habilidad para…

end of the road

Today, for no particular reason I purged the remains of my PhD work from this site and everywhere else. One of the few things that I didn’t finish. Suffice to say that I discovered earlier that it was not for me. I insisted for one more year and in the end, I parted ways  …

Things learned and questions begging and answer

This election cycle is over. In a few weeks, we’ll have a new President. Did you like the campaign? If not: please give a few minutes to this: We have a racism problem. Maybe we can’t or won’t see it, but it is there. Do you really think that Citizens United is a good idea?…

the day after

In the end, we exercised our right and privilege to vote. We decided to elect the weakest president in memory. Compared to Trump, Bush the lesser is a statesman. We will pay a steep price for putting an unqualified clown in the highest office of the land. Yet, we will recover. I hope the Republicans…

and we voted

This election cycle is almost over. In a few weeks, we’ll have a new president. Did you like the campaign? If not, please give a few minutes to this: We have a racism problem. Maybe we can’t or won’t see it, but it is there. Do you really think that Citizens United is a good…

I have a Dream

Martin Luther King’s speech, in its greatness. Let us not wallow in the valley of despair I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we…

Zapata

Caramba, se nos fue Zapata… A destiempo y cuando mas falta hace. El Zapata del Sadico Ilustrado, el profeta del desastre, caricaturista, artista. Por allí me queda mi copia de Las Celestailes con sus primeras caricaturas. La satisfacción de haber disfrutado por años sus caricaturas a primera hora de la mañana… Aun recuerdo aquella fulminante…

My tips for presenting

I went this weekend to a research Symposium. I saw good things and not so good ones, so I started today by putting together a list of 10 tips for a better presentation: ​It’s no you, it’s me: Tell yourself and tell it to the slide-deck: The “power-point”is there to support your narrative and enhance…