Xah Lee's Blog Archive 2006-09

• Annotated Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus, Act 5, Scene 1

• added a image to photo gallery of curlicues

some Wikipedia readings:

Art of Gustave Dore (b1832)

Art Of Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (b1780)

• Annotated one chapter of Arabian Nights

Computer Languages Popularity Trend

Art: Europa and the Bull

Just made syntax highlighting for all pages in my Java Tutorial

I discovered Europa! Added several images to this page: A Love of Mythology of the Greeks

Great dance video. American style belly-dancing: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Fpl-Cj1pkg (queencassie, Cassie, 18yo)

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Gustave_Moreau

Europa (mythical)

Updated: American's Obsession with Little Girls

Emacs Shell Tutorial (bash, cmd.exe, PowerShell) (computing)

Annotated Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus, Act 4, Scene 3

Wikipedia readings

• Annotated: Titus Andronicus, Act 4, Scene 4. O, how deliciously sweet Shakespeare is.

Visual Map of Emacs's Default Keyboard Shortcuts

Emacs HTML Tips

Firefox bug with pre and ex (computing)

• Much update on elisp basics (computing), including a complete mirror of the elisp manual at: GNU Emacs Lisp Reference Manual.

Wikipedia readings:
• Circular breathingMarguerite Moreau

RSS tutorial (computing)

Wikipedia readings.

Anne Rice, author of the novel Vampire Chronicals and sadomasochism fiction The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty, long-time atheist, turned herself into a member of the Christan sect of the Catholic faction, in 1998, the same year she got diabetes. One wonders, if it is before or after the diabetes news. In 2004, after a series of events of personal trauma (her husband died in 2002; sugery in 2003; selling her houses and relocating in 2004), she also posted a stupid screech on amazon.com hissing at those who have posted negative comments of the last book (Blood Canticle, 2003) in her vampire series. Anne Rice

Queen of the Damned

How to Avoid Emacs Pinky Problem (computing)

Wikipedia readings

A Text Editor Feature: Syntax Tree Walking (computing)

• The video Triumph of the will is now available online! Triumph of the will

• The etymology of karate-do 空手道 is actually from Chinese 唐手, and karate has its origin from China. See Karate. And, 跆拳道 Taekwondo's origin is a mix of Chinese martial art and karate. Taekwondo puts emphasis on kicking. 柔道 Judo is a fantastic throwing technique. Both Taekwondo and Judo are now in the Olympic Games.

See also: Eagle Claw

video game maze

Maze & Math in Video Games

A Record of Frustration in IT Industry

wikipedia readings:

• Added a addendum to Modernization of emacs

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