[Beowulf] a postdoc in Canada
landman at scalableinformatics.com
Sat Mar 29 05:12:42 PDT 2008
Chris Samuel wrote:
> ----- "Jim Lux" <james.p.lux at jpl.nasa.gov> wrote:
>> At that wage, you're going to be making hot beverages from the bark
>> you strip from trees on campus, heated over a fire made from the wood
>> from those trees.
> That seems to describe most of what passes for coffee that
> I have encountered in the US, which always surprises me
> given that you folks have such a mythos around it. :-)
There is good coffee, you just have to search for it. Austin Texas (for
those going to attend SC08) has some good coffee places, though they are
a little ways away from the convention center.
> Perhaps I'm just spoiled being in the second most
> livable city in the world where good coffee is taken
> very seriously .
Please understand that one of the verbs applied to coffee here is
"ground", which, when tasting some of it, makes me thing it may actually
be a noun ...
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