(For anyone new to the site, you can get all the available Startup School talk mp3's with this feed I put together awhile back: http://feeds.feedburner.com/ycombinator-startupschool )
Ask PG: Speaking of Startup School, could we get the official video/audio from the last Startup School? I used my own poor audio for the last Startup School in this podcast feed, but it'd be great to replace it with the official video that was taken. Thanks!
I had to stop reading there as I became ill. (23 year old that hasn't passed quals)
I think it is the education systems' fault, rather than your own.
I've heard it is a horrible place to work due to an extreme level of micromanagement. If you can bend to his will, it might be ok.
[edit: I love Wolfram's work, don't get me wrong. I mean specifically that the music generated is horrible. There is such a thing as objectively good music. Use tones.wolfram.com as a contrapositive proof.]