Patterns for Kids: The Little Red Hen

I write about programming patterns quite a bit, but there are many other places where patterns are important. For much of human history, these patterns have been presented in myths and fables, to instruct the young and the less-inquisitive in virtues and mental patterns that best serve and exemplify their society. We in the

Neil DeGrasse Tyson and Wikipedia: Defending a Liar

Just a quick post, here. I want to signal-boost this story as much as possible, because it reflects such a powerful and influential figure. As I only just became aware, through writer Vox Day, Tyson has a history of fabricating quotes and manipulating audiences with poor math. Equally significantly, this history has apparently been knowingly scrubbed