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Tag: Friday Philosophy

  • Gimmie An “M!” aka “The More Things Change…”

    Gimmie An “M!” aka “The More Things Change…”

    Image by Axborn for Gizmodo (See Original Article) Reading up on Mastodon today. We computer types keep learning and relearning interfaces. ICQ? AOL, anyone? I remember the dizzying possibility of worlds behind each banner of the AOL homepage, and the now-famous “Welcome!…” This was mainly how we learned, the volume on our modern mini desktop […]

  • United

    United

    Turns out, one of the United States most vocal about refusing to help other states is themselves needing help this week. Of course, sane people aren’t going to look at flat, sanded pavement where a thriving community once stood, and say “Not my problem.” Where the hell to start is the problem. Hard to rebuild […]

  • Loyalty

    Loyalty

    We build social structures that test our failings in the hope we will overcome them. And we hope that the people who govern them see the task as a trust. We hope they will overcome temptations and rise above. It’s so hard when they fail. Some people try to take on more than anyone thought […]

  • Stress

    Stress

    Watching the British royals and their ceremonies now that Queen Elizabeth has passed. A lot of tsk-ing and judgement over Charles’ irritation at a too-small table and an unweildly inkstand – a gift from Harry and William, it was said once and then never again. I watched this man struggling with things and wondered when […]