(I write books. Lots of books.)
(Other scribblings of note)
(From fascinating to frivolous)
How Coffee Fueled the Civil War
Still true to this day (no matter how you define the verb “soldier”): “Nobody can ‘soldier’ without coffee.”
(The New York Times
An android looks at automation
Google offers “a robot’s view of technology in general and of automation in particular — mindless, witless, joyless; obsessed with productivity, oblivious to life’s everyday rhythms and textures and the pleasures they provide.”
(Fresh additions to the lexicon)
. To fake a photo using Photoshop or similar image manipulation software.
Posted: August 1, 2014
. Relating to a movement or philosophy that believes in consuming all edible parts of an animal.
Posted: July 31, 2014
. Relating to laws that criminalize the taking of undercover photos and videos in certain businesses.
Posted: July 30, 2014
. A separate entrance for the lower-income residents of a mixed-income building.
Posted: July 29, 2014
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