Montreal Simon: The Gay Genius Alan Turing is Finally Pardoned

It's taken more than half a century of bigotry and prevarication, but the gay computer genius and war hero Alan Turing has finally been pardoned.  Mathematician Alan Turing, who helped Britain win the Second World War by cracking Nazi Germany's "unbreakable" Enigma code, was granted a rare royal pardon on Tuesday for a criminal conviction ...

Montreal Simon: Alan Turing: Remembering a Gentle Gay Genius

I really liked the way that Google marked the 100th birthday of Alan Turing.  Not because I was able to crack the code eh? I gave up trying to figure it out after about five minutes, with smoke coming out of my ears. Not for making me feel like a complete idiot. Thanks Google. But ...