My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-2-27) →
The Chameleons (164) Talk Talk (90) Godspeed You! Black Emperor (62) Wire (42) Thievery Corporation (42) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
The Rise of the Budget Fundamentalists -- Daily... →
the best summary of what is going on with this “debate” saddled with Cognitive Dissonance: « The populist disdain for experts — marked in debate over evolution and climate change — has entered economics. “The fact that we may be completely ignorant to the process here, God bless us, because our ignorance has just saved the American people more money,” Tim Scott, a freshman...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-2-13) →
The Blue Nile (151) Thievery Corporation (109) Joy Division (70) New Order (35) Franz Ferdinand (31) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
The emergence of talent: genius and precocity [... →
Annals of Culture Late Bloomers: Why do we equate genius with precocity? by Malcolm Gladwell « ” Picasso’s greatest works came early; Cézanne’s came late. ” The Cézannes of the world bloom late not as a result of some defect in character, or distraction, or lack of ambition, but because the kind of creativity that proceeds through trial and error necessarily takes a long...
Ehdom – The Procrastination Flowchart →
do realize that you are not at the box that implies “I got work to do,” but really in the where the “You Are Here” arrow points you to!
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-2-6) →
Sad Lovers and Giants (85) Loop (81) Franz Ferdinand (34) Nick Drake (33) Thievery Corporation (27) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
The Best Questions For A First Date « OkTrends →
from the ever insightful (statistically speaking) geeks at OKCupid. still, my favorite quote from the article: The basic currency of the Internet is human ignorance, and, frankly, our database holds a strong cash position! and guys have it easy: Ask… Do you like the taste of beer? Because… Among all our casual topics, whether someone likes the taste of beer is the single best...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-1-30) →
Massive Attack (89) Wire (75) Sad Lovers and Giants (70) The Blue Nile (59) Nick Drake (42) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz