Sunday’s Song

Vampire Weekend – I Think Ur a Contra:

This whole album is well-worth buying…

TED + Study

Our humanity is the most amazing thing in existence (careful of language/content):About the guy: Chris Abani tells stories of people: People standing up to soldiers. People being compassionate. People being human and reclaiming their humanity. It’s “ubuntu,” he says: the only way for me to be human is for you to reflect my humanity back…

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Intellectuals’ Revulsion to Capitalism

I have always wondered why intellectuals are so blatantly anti-capitalist. A recent article from The Cato Institute explores two possible theories: It is surprising that intellectuals oppose capitalism so. Other groups of comparable socio-economic status do not show the same degree of opposition in the same proportions. Statistically, then, intellectuals are an anomaly.  . .…

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Instead of TED

Today you get this insanely deep fractal, which hopefully defies the limits of your math brain:Put it on full screen for a wild ride. It gets boring after a while unless you are on drugs, I am sure, but the sheer magnitude of the thing is pretty incredible… “Just how deep is this computational rabbit…

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