coding nerdery, absurdity

I won’t regale you with tales of my Stata/R crises (read: extreme and futile frustration over code), but I really loved this xkcd post (h/t @laurenrprather). The funniest things are those that are true, and hearing them makes you realize you are not alone in your absurdity.

hotels: the tragedy of….

Sorry for the extremely sparse posting this week. I’m still trying to get my bearings on this side of the world.

I’ve written recently about writing reviews online for hotels, restaurants, etc., and in general the importance of an online tourism presence. Of course the quality of the posts matters though….

Hat tip @jchaskell24.

Now I’m off to celebrate the most amazing woman in my life. Happy birthday mama! You’re the best.