If you can’t write clearly, you probably don’t think nearly as well as you think...– Kurt Vonnegut (via nevver)
Hills and Alice and Drunken Disagreement.
Suppose we were to stand on top of a hill. What is it about that hill that makes it one? What would happen if I were to say that it is not much of a hill at all, but more of a knoll, a hump on the earth, a hiccup of augmented soil, whatever you want to call it, but certainly not a hill? How would you respond to that? My guess is that you’d probably be annoyed, much like Alice.
i could watch this all day. oh wait...i have been...
Lens from Enthusiasms.
Here’s a few lenses I’d like to see the world examined through: collections, tribes, kinesthetics (when was the last time someone said something intelligent about the way it physically feels to move your limbs through the world anno 2010?), smell, water (how is the world organized socially and individually around this most precious resource?), games (not video games or board games — the whole...