Jacob's Unnamed Blog
Who am I? What is this? What to expect?
As should be obvious from the domain name, my name is Jacob Smith, I am a
computer science student who finds himself learning about all sorts of things. I started
this site as a sort of creative outlet because I like writing and don't find
myself doing a lot of it, but also because these days everyone should have
their own website, the world wide web was meant to be a place where anyone
could share whatever they wanted with the world in whatever format they
chose. It isn't very often these days that you come accross a site which
was written by some guy with simple HTML and CSS.
I'll just write whatever I feel like, you can find everything
here but to make things easier I've provided a sorted list of some of my best
Does it really need all that?
Don't use Proprietary Software
Block all Junk from Your Computer
Don't buy a new computer
The Past is the Future
The Scientific Method is broken
The Bubble Boy Thought Experiment
Nothing is Vegan
The Chemistry behind what makes You Truly Happy
All Models are Wrong but Some are Useful
Quit Social Media
Popular Movies aren't Good
Streaming Services are a Waste of Time and Money
Why Dumb Internet Quizzes Work
Books by the Foot
Free Speech Doesn't Exist on the Internet
Margarine is from the Devil
We Need Meat
I've Never Liked Breakfast
Why We Drink so much Coke
Why do we Need to Brush our Teeth?
Food for Thought
Fred Fredrickson and Johnny Journalist
Open Source DRM
A Need for Understanding
The Dilbert Principle
There is a Big Problem with American High Schools
Why all the Hate?