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To say we shouldn't use Twitter as a primary source is like saying don't use fax as one. Rely on credible persons, whatever the medium.
@ia Not only frightening easy, but sometimes we can be coaxed into doing it without noticing: http://nature.com/news/how-to-confuse-a-moral-compass-1.11447 …
Every aspect of how our society deals with issues around sex is fucked up. And we, as a collective, are too stupid to even notice.
Dear everyone who is driving in snow,
If the weather requires use of your windshield wipers, it requires your headlights, too.
You know who I hate more than politicians? Citizens. Most are even worse at oversimplifying policy problems than the politicians are.
Atlas Shrugged #lessambitiousphilosophy (Oh…wait.)
Best way I know for making yourself smarter: Read many books at the same time. Write in them. Let your mind wander and make connections.
When you disagree with a position, fight the urge to interpret it disingenuously. Be sympathetic, assume something important is being said.
Automate testing because humans hate testing, computers don't.
Content strategist at the intersection of academe, philosophy, design, UX, and policy. Lover of style guides. One day, I may grow up to become a scholar.