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Two-Faced-Django Part 6: PyFacebook

The sixth section of the Two-Faced Django tutorial where we begin implementing the FaceBook portion of our project.

Two-Faced Django Part 5: JQuery Ajax


Moving along in the Two-Faced-Django series, we look at using JQuery for Ajax in the webapp portion of our program.

4. Airplanes


Its hard to know what to think about airplanes. But sometimes its harder to stop thinking when you're participating in their scientific magic.

Two-Faced Django Part 4: The Webapp


Segment four of the Two-Faced Django series. Implementing our web application (except for the Ajax).

Two-Faced Django Part 3: Newforms


Part three of the Two-faced Django series looks at using newforms for validation.

Two-Faced Django Part 2: Models and Django Testing


In the second part of this series we put together our models for this project, and also introduce the Django testing framework.

Two-Faced Django Part 1: Building a project that exists simultaniously on Facebook and the web


The first article of an eight article series on using Django to create apps that exist simultaneously as independent web applications and as Facebook applications. This segment covers putting together our development setup.

3. Shuttle Busses


The third segment of The Art of Teaching English Poorly. No more stellar than the first two, probably a bit worse, in-fact. Reflections on the people around the protagonist on a shuttle bus towards an airport.

On Education, Self-Responsibility and Manure


Its a rare month that I don't find some angry article about the problems of universities in America. If only they did X, or they implemented policy Y. I have a suspicion though, that the fault with American universities lies in a much broader social problem.

2. Traffic Jams


Sometimes we find relief in life's nuances... simply because they are predictable when nothing else can be relied upon. Part two of Zen and the Art of Teaching English Poorly.

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