A conversation I had today in Brewed Awakening while reading research papers:
ANDREI: So what do you work on anyway?
ME: Well, I do information theory, which is…
ANDREI: Really? That’s so cool!
I think this is the first and last time I will have a conversation like this. But it’s amazing how happy it made me that someone thinks what I do is cool.
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Anand, everything you do is cool…
i think information theory is cool . . .
We have a Brewed Awakenings in Providence. I’ve never been inside, but I think it’s the best name for a coffeehouse *ever*.
I think it’s a rule in Berkeley that all coffeehouses must have punny names. There’s also Sufficient Grounds and Common Grounds.
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