My shared links for March 1st through March 5th:
python – Does PyPY translate itself? – Stack Overflow – An informative answer about how PyPy works
On reviewing research papers « Lars Bergstrom – So, PL has a culture of really useful reviews, huh?
How to Do What You Love – “If you think something’s supposed to hurt, you’re less likely to notice if you’re doing it wrong. That about sums up my experience of graduate school.”
A Neighborhood of Infinity: You Could Have Invented Monads! (And Maybe You Already Have.) – A practical way of thinking about monads.