Written for writers; applicable to anyone whose work means consistent rejection. Warning: contains colorful language. http://t.co/0CcEwlyD
Listen to the Echoes →
We all have days we’d be happy to see our technology replaced with pen and paper...– #Occupy Technology
20,000: Number of American inmates who are in... →
RT @FindLaw Consumer Fewer than 100 death sentences imposed in 2011; is growing discomfort the reason? http://t.co/kXG81XsA
Why human beings make bad dating decisions →
Soft Matter Physics:
Radiolab watches bubbles get comfortable
Who are you bringing to the most fascinating... →
Explore Harlan Ellison's 56-year career in four... →
“The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score” - Bill Copeland
Have you ever tried Sous-Vide cooking?
I am all-at-once intrigued, intimidated, and put-off by this cooking method. http://t.co/ChyOiKTF
We think we believe what we know, but we only truly believe what we feel.– An insightful quote (via @ev) from Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why (stories of miraculous endurance and tragic death).
Reading To Remember Havel, Hitchens, Hoban, Simon... →
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Arcade Fire presents a project by Vincent Morisset... →
RT @maddow “the largest public-works initiative by any city in the country” http://t.co/rwqpOvy8
New social networks want you to meet the folks next door http://t.co/P81OakOS (@cnntech)
RT @brainpicker: A short, shady history of how American elections are bought and paid for. http://t.co/uxTwD6UI
.@wilw Wheaton on the importance of playing the games you like with the people you love: http://t.co/2OK04P1m
Never be a spectator of unfairness or stupidity… the grave will supply plenty of...– Christopher Hitchens on why we need to stand up and be heard.
Saying “Libraries have books” is like saying “Hospitals have beds”; technically accurate, but entirely missing the point. (@philbradley)
In which Charles P. Pierce teaches about a speech I didn’t know about, and should have. http://t.co/CZSmcuz4 (@petersagal)
The show went on sale at noon on Saturday, December 10th. 12 hours later, we had...– LOUIS C.K. on selling copies of his latest special without a distributor
How to start a non-profit organization. http://t.co/oHRxXL71
Dear Congress, It’s No Longer OK To Not Know How The Internet Works http://t.co/oyowfkfN (via @lexigeek)
Let them tell you a story. →
Note: whatever the general opinion of Congress is—and it is particularly low...– Politicalprof on why we’ll have a strikingly similar Congress after the elections to the one we currently insist isn’t doing the job. SPOILER: It’s your fault.
An absolutely amazing article on how to pie... →
RT @2p2TrollCat Please retweet to spread awareness about unnecessary retweeting. #TheMoreYouKnow
Scary Geology -
Some totally insane things about mountains from Radiolab’s Krulwich. http://t.co/IcDz6zyr
There’s some vulgarity in this plea, but it’s a good cause, and a well-written piece. http://t.co/u0XXS8pK
Fenimore Cooper's Literary Offenses by Mark Twain... →
Modern-day telecommunications, the hair-trigger requirements of financial...– The myth of balancing work with a personal/private life.
Go forth as the totally improbable being you are! http://t.co/8t0COnxw
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