Just turned up at OT2004. Fellow attendees with blogs that I know of:
Lisp is the Burgess Shale of computation. Full of unusual byways of software evolution that never quite made the mainstream but were just as valid as the winners.
Duncan McGregor accidentally observed that
Posted by stevef at March 28, 2004 3:08 PM
Plans rarely survive contact with the Customer (after von Moltke, German Chief of Staff, World War I)