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The Sciences

Fine-tune your Cosmic Variance!

Cosmic VarianceBy Sean CarrollJanuary 11, 2006 1:29 AM


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Someone at MetaFilter doesn't like us. At least, some of us. Twenty percent of us, to be specific. They want to know how to read CV while -- horror of horrors -- excluding one of the authors. (Thanks, caek, for being too polite to say which one of us it is!) Turns out it's quite possible; WordPress is smarter than you think. You all know that

gives you nothing but posts by me. What you might not know, but have undoubtedly been wondering about, is that either


will give you posts by everyone but me. The second version is probably better if you just enjoy the posts by Clifford, Risa, JoAnne, and Mark; the first one is better if you like posts by almost anyone conceivable except for me, so that if we ever add authors numbered 7 and above you won't be left out. (Author number 1 is so mysterious that they don't exist.) And it works for RSS feeds, as well.

lets you enjoy Sean-free blogging from the convenience of your newsreader.

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