What was the greatest invention of the industrial revolution? Hans Rosling makes the case for the washing machine. With newly designed graphics from Gapminder, Rosling shows us the magic that pops up when economic growth and electricity turn a boring wash day into an intellectual day of reading.Link
Do Because and -> Own Personal Philosophy -> "define your philosophy by a conscious, rational, disciplined process of thought and scrupulously logical deliberation instead of letting your subconscious accumulate a junk heap of unwarranted conclusions, false generalizations, undefined contradictions, undigested slogans, unidentified wishes, doubts and fears, thrown together by chance, but integrated by your subconscious into a kind of mongrel philosophy and fused into a single, solid weight: self-doubt, like a ball and chain in the place where your mind’s wings should have grown"
Every rose has its thorn.
the outcome of a complex sequence of events. Suppose the truly apocalyptic denouement happens -- no deal is reached, and taxes rise for everyone.
2004 - 7.7Link
A community-centered magazine celebrating nomadic lifestyle through travel and photography stories carefully designed to inspire youLink
Mad Dogs (Cherub, #8) - 2007 - 4.25Link