Film could be the greatest organizing device ever, urging people to action and to recognize their commonalities, but yet we still need to unlock that potential. Tell me something else that is totally immersive, possibly mind-blowing, that creates a shared emotional response among strangers,…
eReaders: They’re reading us while we read them.
We expect our reading to be private. Librarians will risk jail rather than tell government snoops what their patrons are reading, because the right to read unobserved is a fundamental component of the right to privacy. … we’re more complacent, accepting this intrusion on our literary solitude because that’s how capitalism is supposed to work.
Congeners, also known as fusil oils, are the reason we get alcoholic hangovers. They are, essentially, impurities. Our bodies really can’t process them. Essentially, our bodies treat them as a poison, and a headache is a very common symptom of poison processing.
I really do fear the day where technology surpasses our ability to interact. Could it be getting close?
A screen grab taken from the main page of Lavabit.com website on Aug. 16 shows a letter posted by Lavabit LLC owner Ladar Levison, about how he arrived at the decision to suspend operations.
Tried to login to one of my web-mail hosts this week and found that they had shut shop due to constitutional reasons. Stick to your guns… and he has! https://lavabit.com/
The first impression of another person it’s not really a single impression. We’re really forming two. We’re judging how warm and trustworthy the person is, and that’s trying to answer the question, “What are this person’s intentions toward me?” And we’re also asking ourselves, “How strong and competent is this person?” That’s really about whether or not they’re capable of enacting their intentions.
This is a most amazing thing. Trees cocooned by desperate arachnids.
"The processed food and chemical companies have paid over $40 million to hide the science experiment that has secretly ended up on the dinner plates of hundreds of millions of unknowing Americans."
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