Senior VP Jean-Luc Picard, of the USS Enterprise (Alpha Quadrant division)

If you're working from the Jean-Luc Picard book of management, a nice little Twitter account of Picard-esque tips on business and life, we can be friends. Consider: Picard management tip: Be willing to reevaluate your own behavior. And: Picard diplomacy tip: Fighting about economic systems is just as nonsensical as fighting about religions. But I'm … Continue reading Senior VP Jean-Luc Picard, of the USS Enterprise (Alpha Quadrant division)

Feynman’s mess of jiggling things

Richard Feynman, in the process of explaining rubber bands: The world is a dynamic mess of jiggling things, if you look at it right! This simplification delights and amuses me. The great thing is its fractal truth: you can observe our lives at many levels and conclude that they are dynamic jiggling messes.

Linux screenshot nostalgia

Anyone else remember uploading screenshots of their super awesome, tweaked out Linux hacker desktops? Sorry, I'm not running WindowMaker, Enlightenment, or Sawmill anymore. Besides that, I think I have all the cliches: terminal, editor, MP3 player, system monitors, blinkenlights, etc. I am missing an IRC session, though.