How we differ from previous generations is our ability to care passionately without giving a damn.
Have you ever read someone post a anonymous comment? Like this: Yes, please tell me how to develop code using my own tutorial. And yes, that happened once. If you see someone post that, and you think “Hey I did that… Is she posting about me?” The answer may surprise you. Because it’s going to […]
Nevertheless, we persist.
We were watching the Mythbusters finale ‘behind the scenes’ special and Adam said, after showing a duct tape trebuchet flinging a fireball, that it wasn’t a spoiler. My wife said it was and I said no. A spoiler is not ‘something happened in the tv show/movie/book.’ A spoiler is something that happened and gives away […]
Change is hard and it feels slow, but we are, all of us, changing.
It boils down to respect.
Sometimes I wish my car was a TARDIS to make camping easier. But sometimes I wish everyone knew how to play well with others. Camping was fun. The rest of you had a crap time.
A long, rambling, angry thought about the issue of owning your own words.
Your list was neither comprehensive nor particularly flattering.