To demonstrate, this is the output of a sample run:

$ python
(0, u’3b03b311258b9595c9a051d4befd2e093d56a2cb419a8d287235a9762880789c’, 0.00020917)
(1, u’c0eed18f95cec7b2acd9f4ebcb4b4e71bb74ff8689d6ecc1a48a1142f99ed4b6', 0.0001)
(2, u’c0eed18f95cec7b2acd9f4ebcb4b4e71bb74ff8689d6ecc1a48a1142f99ed4b6', 0.00067096)
select number of transaction output to spend: 2
input receiving address: bc1qe9yx2hk9pgzxzlsmvj6rgedzsn98ap6ph5vl43
input amount to spend in BTC: 0.0003
input fee (0.00010000 = about $5): 0.0001
===================transaction details:
transaction is c0eed18f95cec7b2acd9f4ebcb4b4e71bb74ff8689d6ecc1a48a1142f99ed4b6, vout is 1
incoming amount is 0.00067096

In 2008, Paul Newhouse, director of the Center for Cognitive Medicine at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, compared performance on a series of cognitive tasks in 15 nonsmoking ADHD patients while wearing either a 7-mg nicotine patch or a placebo patch. After just 45 minutes with the nicotine…

It’s morning, dewy, sunny, and summery. I go outside into our front yard and wait, watching for her across the street, to come out from her red brick house. I’m nervous every day until I see her. Maybe she doesn’t like me anymore.

It’s past 9 AM and she hasn’t…

Example 1: Eve

TLDR: Eve chose to eat the fruit of the tree because it was “good food, pleasing to the eye, and also desirable for gaining wisdom.” She made the choice and she achieved her goal: to obtain wisdom.

Example 2: Rebekah

TLDR: Isaac and Rebekah had two sons. Isaac loved Esau but Rebekah loved…

It’s 1940, the US is gearing up for WW2, and this song, Tuxedo Junction, was a hit. This is a 2005 recording.

In 1942, Glenn Miller volunteered to join the U.S. military to entertain troops during World War II, ending up with the U.S. Army Air Forces. On December 15, 1944, while flying to Paris, Miller’s aircraft disappeared in bad weather over the English Channel. He was posthumously awarded the Bronze.

Primavera, painted by Sandro Botticelli in 1480 captures the radiance and mystery of Spring. The central figure is Venus, the Roman goddess of love, beauty, desire, sex, fertility, prosperity and victory:

… for Netlify newbies … a quick process for deploying your first app on Netlify …

It’s incredibly simple!

Step 1: create your site: make a new folder and add an index.html file. My index.html contains, “hello, world”.

Step 2: go to, sign up, and from the home page click Sites, bringing you here:

4 months, 3 weeks, and 2 days



Across the Sea

All We Had


Arrhythmia (2017)


Butterfield 8

Elevator to the Gallows

Graduation (2017, Mungiu)

House of Hummingbird

If Beale Street Could Talk

In the Heat of the Night

Kyss Mig (Kiss Me)

La fille suele (1995)

Leave No Trace

Like Crazy

Like Father Like Son

One Mississippi (series)


Secret Sunshine



The Chambermaid

The Elephant and the Butterfly

The Farewell

The Hospital

The Hustler

The King of Staten Island

The Vast of Night

The Wild Pear Tree

To Have and Have Not

Touched by Fire

Two Lovers

You Go To My Head

We will use the sample domain name,

Generate the certificate signing request (CSR) by running the following command using your terminal program:

openssl req -new -newkey rsa:2048 -nodes -keyout server.key -out server.csr

This will generate the server private key in the file server.key and the csr in server.csr


This is a report on a simple test I did to answer the question: How many messages can be sent or received between two Java programs running on two separate machines. The short answer is about 20,000.

The two machines were a MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017) and an AWS EC2…



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