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phoenixdave
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phoenixdave   10/1/2010 8:20:50 PM
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Congratulatons!!

R_Colin_Johnson
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R_Colin_Johnson   10/1/2010 9:18:54 PM
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Dave, thanks so much.

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kdboyce   10/1/2010 8:48:50 PM
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Congratulations Colin. If you haven't been to Kyoto before, you will enjoy it. If you have, you already know. I am looking forward to your interviews there.

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R_Colin_Johnson   10/1/2010 9:17:20 PM
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I have been to Kyoto before, but it was over 15 years ago. I hear a lot of modernization has occurred, but that the old-culture feel is still present. I'll be filing my reports from their in the first week of November.

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lifewingmate   10/1/2010 9:08:19 PM
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As a active member of the Austin chapter of the Society for Technical Communication and an adjunct professor for tech comm, I am so pleased to see Colin's success championing our field. Thank you for your hard work and enjoy your recognition/reward!

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R_Colin_Johnson   10/1/2010 9:18:30 PM
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Thanks for the suport, and I love your handle: "lifewingmate"

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R_Colin_Johnson   10/1/2010 9:15:24 PM
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Thank you all. I am honored to have won the Kyoto Prize Journalism Fellowship and look forward to the exclusive access I will have to the Kyoto Prize winners, especially Laszlo Lovasz, who by all accounts is a modern-day Claude Shannon--the father of information theory.

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Baolt   10/2/2010 12:00:23 AM
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Congratulations Colin. Well done and wishing further success. its really pitty and kind of shame, i live in BP. momently but no media coverage about Mr. Lovasz and this price concerned. Such scientist should be honored at every platform especially at his home country.

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R_Colin_Johnson   10/3/2010 5:10:47 PM
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Thanks, Baolt. I believe that Lovasz is honored in his own country, he is currently the director of the Mathematical Institute at Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest. As a citizen of both Hungary and the United States, he has also been a professor of computer science at Yale University and a senior researcher at the Microsoft Research Center.

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krisi   10/2/2010 2:50:31 PM
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Congratulations Colin, I always read your posts and enjoy them, very timely. Kyoto is a great city, have fun! Kris

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R_Colin_Johnson   10/3/2010 5:12:58 PM
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Thanks iniewski. I always appreciate you input and I know the other readers enjoy your comments too. I have been to Kyoto once, but look forward to becoming reacquainted.

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Sanjib.A   10/3/2010 4:22:21 PM
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Hi Colin, congratulations on winning 2010 Kyoto Prize Journalism Fellowship and wish for more in the time to come! This sets a big encouragement for the EETimes team as well!

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R_Colin_Johnson   10/3/2010 5:16:43 PM
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Thanks Sanjib, My colleagues are all patting me on the back, but I feel that the whole team deserves the credit. Thanks again.

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KB3001   10/3/2010 8:05:04 PM
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Congratulations Colin. It's always a pleasure to read you here. Enjoy your trip to Kyoto and we look forward to reading from you there.

yalanand
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yalanand   10/4/2010 6:55:13 AM
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Heartly congratulations Colin and team.

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prabhakar_deosthali   10/5/2010 10:43:34 AM
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Hearty Congratulations Colin. It is a big encouragement for us moderators to have such internationally acclaimed personalities as part of the EE Times team.

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sksdesigns   12/4/2012 6:14:19 AM
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I've only joined this due to interest I have in finding sgt. Dane Phelps, Hawaii, of whom you have a photo of in your article. Please reply. This is an urgent issue regarding a criminal case. Regards, Selene K. Shine

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DanePhelps   12/4/2012 5:53:02 PM
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SSG Phelps here. Contact me and tell me what government office or law firm you work for. However, I don't believe it is really that hard to find me. In the meantime I will report this post to my Judge Advocate General office, to Criminal Investigations Division, and other sources that are sure to find out who you really are and how you are violating an international court order for stalking and harassment. Yes. Due to your horrible use of the English language I can only presume that this can be one person saying this is regarding a criminal case. Do you want to know what really gave it away though? Your signature... "Regards." Have a wonderful day Mr Weitzel. Respectfully, Dane Phelps

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DanePhelps   12/4/2012 6:07:46 PM
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Everyone, I am terribly sorry for Mr Weitzel's (a.k.a. Selene Shine) post on such a wonderful story. This comment bar was meant for congrats. Evidently some people have no manners. Again, I am very sorry for this man's behavior. Respectfully, Dane Phelps SSG/USA



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