Posts Tagged With "news"
Our breakfast cereal is narrated by the morning news while the Girl is dripping honey down the front of her pajamas. But then such a mess is nothing compared to usual coverage of overseas protests, international economics, and local traffic reports …read the full post ⇒
I have been re-reading Neal Stephenson’s Anathem (for the third time, no less) and it has set me to considering my own approach to learning and acquiring new knowledge. The book is built upon a fairly substantial collection (for a fictional novel, …read the full post ⇒
I understand Twitter now. I get it. And the knowledge, the upsight, the clarity came to me after the nth time of explaining it to all those people who repeatedly asked “but why…?”
Here is the thing you need to understand …
EDMONTON (Starkware Press Service) – Residents of a south side neighborhood are relieved this morning at reports of a conclusion to the week-long standoff between homeowners and an unwelcome invader in the north-eastern corner of the small municipal territory. Authorities have confirmed …read the full post ⇒
a :: In uber-wonderful news, that latest Southwest stretch of commuter freeway otherwise known as Anthony Henday Drive opened yesterday, shaving five whole minutes off my commute. Each way. That would be ten minutes per day of regained life, …read the full post ⇒
The difficulty of abstract thought is the feed of it. It becomes an addiction, I suppose, and grounding oneself while in the free fall of work and manic self-improvement is more akin to hitting the ground after the chute doesn’t open, …read the full post ⇒