Ira Glass at Gel Conference 2007. It’s about storytelling. (via Anthony Casalena)
We only do three things. First, we build great software. Second, we take great...– Cameron Purdy (via Anthony Casalena)
What’s missing from the article is that for every 10,000 goofy websites...– Seth Godin. Something to keep in mind with regard to websites and many other aspects of life.
Google Chrome →
An enchanting little promo video for Google’s new browser. Superbly art directed. (via yewknee)
Companies committed to a culture of antidesign (also consultants like Jakob...– Joe Clark (via DaringFireball)
[W]hen it comes to actual goods and services—which hybrid automobile...– Joe Klein via Andrew Sullivan.
The fundamental unit of the new economy is not the corporation but the...– Thomas Malone (via Blankenship).
It is impossible to buy a toaster that has a one-in-five chance of bursting into...– Elizabeth Warren is fast becoming my new favorite person. (via squashed)
Elizabeth Warren is a capable, intelligent person. I feel very relieved to know that she is helping to solve this mess.
This is a picture I did not take of the most optimistic homeless man in America,...– Michael David Murphy
monstersofpod: Jordan Morris offers his impression...
If men learn this, it will implant forgetfulness in their souls; they will cease...– Plato (via azspot) Wow. This pretty much encapsulates my experience with the education system. Telling instead of teaching.
Re: Pledge Drives
Every time NPR conducts a pledge drive, I get a bug up my butt. And you, gentle reader, are now subject to my rant. Basically I have a problem with the current pledge drive system. I’m not against a publicly-funded institution asking for donations but I do think they might find a better way to go about it. One thing that drives me crazy is the constant, nerver-ending prattle. Honestly,...
“You’re in the minority, it’s supposed to taste like a s*** taco.”
Take some risk. Make mistakes. You will know when you have found the right thing...– http://www.talentzoo.com/news.php?articleID=1950