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I don't know why people say writing is like pulling teeth.
Pulling teeth is way faster *and* no one judges you for using drugs.
Anyone hostile to research is probably benefiting from ignorance.
Why is there so much outcry about the glamorization of sex and violence, but none about the glamorization of ignorance?
"Do not speak unless you can improve the silence."
How to create a great user interface:
Not too many.
Maybe you are totally familiar with how blind auditions changed the gender ratios of orchestras. If not:
It's weird "vanilla" is a synonym for ordinary, since the flavor comes from the seed pod of an orchid grown in Madagascar.
I have a dream that someday Adam Savage and Dan Savage team up to do a very special episode of Savage Love Mythbusters.
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Actually, the female body does have a way to shut down pregnancy after rape. It's called demanding emergency contraception.
No one wants content. No one wants to consume content.
Many people want ideas, entertainment, and information—and easy access to same.
In general, I wish more there were more "Let's examine why this thing is so popular" and less "Let's freak out over its popularity."
I grew up on welfare. Went to college on Pell grants. And while watching Obama speak, was calculating my tax credits for creating new jobs.
“The word ‘privilege’ literally means ‘private law.’”
Seriously. Read this piece on Silicon Valley culture:
Co-founder of Mule Design. Chug enthusiast. Author of Just Enough Research. You should get it.
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