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A Slave to Variance

I am a computer scientist, an educator, a poker player. The relative weight of each changes with the seasons, but all are vastly important to me. I live in the Bay Area, and spend far too much time in front of my computer working working working.

If you've come here looking for poker chatter, please visit my poker blog. Alternativly, subscribe to the livejournal feed. There's also resultsoriented.
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