How Occupy Wall Street Co-Opted The Million Hoodie... →
“This isn’t simply about emotions. This is a consistent streak within certain sections of Occupy. Their goal isn’t a specific action within our current system. Often they want to make a point, show that they’re movement is doing things. In DC, their goal was to get arrested. In NYC, they seemed less concerned with marching for Trayvon and more concerned with occupying as much space as...
Hollywood Fringe Festival Deadline This Sunday →
[T]heologians have known that our soul suffers from what ancient Greek...– Alain de Botton, Religion for Atheists, page 124
Truth: The Theatrical Tragedy of Mike Daisey →
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Wacky Apple Predictions
Everybody on the planet gets a crisp one dollar bill. Have owned NPR, PRI, and APM since last Tuesday. Bankrolling new endings for Mass Effect, Lost, and Twin Peaks. Buying the Dodgers, signing Peyton Manning and David Beckham. (Nerds don’t quite get the fine differentiations between sports.) Free AppleCare for all iPod Touches. Will buy NBC, renews Community, announces a Hunger...
…he just waved his hands like we were unimportant. Clearly, he...– Everything wrong about Yelp in one and a half sentences. From a review of the Republic of Pie.
spytap: So the Republican Party heavily pushes a war on Iran, which obviously raises oil speculation prices, which in-turn raises the price of gas at the pump, and then blames Obama for high gas prices? Man that’s evil.
Where there is no tension between supply and demand, there can be no market and...– Michel Bauwens,The $100bn Facebook question: Will capitalism survive ‘value abundance’?