Archive for the ‘Media’ Category

Celebrating Mediocrity

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

A hallmark of a displaced, highly-skilled workforce, is the tendency for unskilled “managers” to celebrate their own mediocrity.

A toast to celebrating mediocrity.

Crime and Punishment (Oxford World’s Classics) by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Richard Peace, Jessie Coulson

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

Dostoevsky is a master at depicting the life of the intellect – crippled by disease and disenfranchisement.

Thanks for the Valentine

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

The Making of the Atomic Bomb by Richard Rhodes

Monday, December 6th, 2010

“Simply a definitive work for anyone interested in the in-depth science, history, and players involved in the race to build (and use) “the bomb”. ” (Updated 18 seconds ago)

Stumbling on Happiness (excerpt)

Monday, October 11th, 2010

Stumbling On Happiness By Daniel Gilbert“…It hurts to be hungry, cold, sick, tired, and scared, but once youve bought yourt way out of these burdens the rest of your money is an incresingly useless pile of paper”

Another example of why “cool” …

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

Another example of why “cool” is king

“@wired: Microsoft’s Kin phone is kaput. @pgcat explains why: http://bit.ly/aWEu7A (via @gadgetlab)”

Why We Make Mistakes: How We L…

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

Why We Make Mistakes: How We Look Without Seeing, Forget Things In Seconds, And Are All Pretty Sure W… – http://bit.ly/d2S5RX #kobo

Brilliant Examiner.com Article…

Friday, May 7th, 2010

Brilliant Examiner.com Article:
Hiring and HR staff should practice what they preach, 1 of 2 – http://tinyurl.com/2dnp9nh

@kobo A truly sad story – What…

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

@kobo A truly sad story – What would Mr. Drummond say?

Tao Te Ching – http://www.kobo…

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

Tao Te Ching – http://www.kobobooks.com/ebook/Tao-Te-Ching/mix-FNYl1F1EgU-Y6UuWJiEwHg/page1.html #kobo