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My entire life had been on a predictable trajectory dominated by a couple of university degrees and thirteen years of white-collar employment. My identity was defined by my career. I now planned a radical shift, a big leap into the unknown: from corporate executive to unemployed guy setting up libraries in the Himalayas.

—from Leaving Microsoft to Change the World, a book by John Wood

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Universe Races Average WPM First Race
Default (English) 90,417 69.42 August 8, 2008
Instant Death Mode 88 70.47 April 8, 2010
Riverside Middle School 10 43.44 February 3, 2011
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2 86.37 July 15, 2021
Mrs. Wunschel's TypeRacer Universe 1 49.59 December 17, 2012