@ Fry's. Long line. No staff. Buy online next time.
Infographic on the psychology of sales
Phd in media, technology, and society
it's not the lack of privacy that's the problem but the lack of symmetry.
Finally watched game of thrones e9. What an ending!
(Can You Fear Me Now? N.S.A. Collecting Data from Millions of Verizon Customers | Vanity Fair)
wow, yet more spying
this is what happens when NY police attack a judge ()
(Wal-Mart's low wages cost taxpayers - Jun. 4, 2013)
another reason to not shop at walmart
RT Anonymizing is really hard, so why is the EU acting like it's easy? - Anonymizing is really hard...
RT RT : The Unlikely Evolution Of The @ Symbol--amazing piece by for .
Another Fave Track
Marlena Shaw via
Current fave track:
That's Alright by Laura Mvula via
Well written and considered
(What Jason Richwine Should Have Heard from his PhD Committee | Anthropology Now)
RT Listen to Giorgio Moroder’s full DJ set from Deep Space party via
A well written article What same-sex couples can teach straight ones
It's being mindful not mindless:
RT Want to be a street style star? Here's how, according to Tim Gunn:
RT A Design Collective Creates Its Own Economy In El Salvador
RT Pop Up Archive is opening its site to select groups of pioneering users. Get involved!
(Op-Ed | Why Are We Ruining Our Best Young Fashion Companies? - BoF - The Business of Fashion)
Give students the same interest rates on loans as the big banks
This is what happens when everything is run like a business:
(Dear Class of ’13: You’ve been scammed)
too big to jail?
(Elizabeth Warren Wants Big Banks To Face The Same Prosecution And Jail As Citizens)
Investment vs speculation
Yet another reason not eat at Chili's ('Stupid Cops' Facebook Post Gets Waitress Fired from Chili's)
(enounce :: Lexipedia - Where words have meaning)
I really do enjoy language
RT How to Walk Away: The Psychology of Recognizing Lost Causes
you would have to be earning in high hundred mil? RT How Much Would It Cost to Be the Great Gatsby?
This is A Test - sthelhe”If people turn to look at you on the street, you are not well dressed.” - See more...
"If people turn to look at you on the street, you are not well dressed." - Beau Brummel
Early to bed, early to rise...
This week the song "Ding Dong the Witch is Dead" is making it to #1 on UK pop charts
Why isn't the minimum wage $22.00/hour???
Elizabeth Warren: Why Isn't Minimum Wage $22?: via VIDEO
Hacking the Science of Black Nerds via
We are coming...
How To Become A Star Member Of Any Community
tech co. and "startups" only hire from elite universities now? Proves that the next big ideas will no be coming from them.
Interesting article on dysfunctional aspect of the modern elite education
Interesting discussion on the top 10 things one should know in life:
The music campy - yet accurate. One of my fave Fassbinder's
Querelle de Brest (Gay Themed) (1982): via VIDEO
One of my favorite scenes from a film "Sebastiane" by Derek Jarman
Sebastiane de Derek Jarman: via VIDEO
Photo: Saint Sebastian is a recurring image in a lot of queer art: Wilde, Genet, Jarman, Pierre et Gilles,...
Photo: Art Deco but so much more than that. Society painter—but so much more than that too.
Photo: blackfashion: Jabali, 16, Arkansas. Tumblr: Twitter &...
Some links to information on crowdsourcing
You better be happy...or else!!!
An Evening with Barbara Ehrenreich: via VIDEO
(Putting the Shine on CPAC - National Review Online)
Now dats da ticket
World's Oldest Petroglyphs Show Bisexuality - projectqueer: Barely written about, some of the earliest...
Photo: swelleganza: Barbara Kruger
Photo: Language is a virus -Laurie Anderson
Photo: theonlyhankinla: mid-air. Gorgeous
(Charles Murray Examines the White Working Class in ‘Coming Apart’ - )
(How Meritocracy Divides Us - )
(Chris Hayes echoes James Flynn: Meritocracy won’t happen: the problem’s with the “ocracy” — The Monkey Cage)
(Why Elites Fail | The Nation)
(Anne Applebaum - The rise of the 'ordinary' elite)
(Eric Liu: Why Meritocracy Has Ground to a Halt in U.S. | )
(The problem with meritocracy)
(Meritocracy is Elitism)
(Elite institutions' class bias simply reflects 'meritocracy' | General | Times Higher Education)
(Why Our Elites Stink - )
(Tyranny of Merit | The American Conservative)
Another interesting article
(In praise of average performers | The Co-Creation Effect)
An interesting argument
what people where on the outside can be a great insight to what's happening on the inside of a culture
Intriguing interpretation of history shifts--reminds me of a conversation I once had with a Hare Krishna(n?).
New App From DST Market Services Puts Mutual Fund Marketplace On A Smartphone
FB/MP divide was obvious from the start. Alex Galloway's "Protocols"--the system itself can embed the controls.
”MySpace is like the wild wild west or Las Vegas of social media, dirty and ghetto”
New post about the history of the classic Khaki
Twitter Searches in Plain English
I am beginning to realize that I've been under utilizing social media, and am glad to start thinking about it in a different way.
I didn't know how deep tweeter went before my class
Listening to the playlist This Means War by Mike B. :
The wheres and whys of the classic polo
Stamp House / Charles Wright Architects via
New blog post focusing on denim:
This GIF Search Engine Is Everything You've Ever Wanted via
The True Meaning of 'Avatar' - The Freedomain Radio movie review... (spo...: via VIDEO
The best liars also lie to themselves: when you lie rob yourself of the ability to recognize truths and make good decisions.