Category Archives: Inspiration

The Tao of YungSnuggie

I loved YungSnuggie so much that I pulled out his best answers, formatted them a little (tried to make it easier to read without spoiling the vernacular) and tidied them up. Enjoy. Hit me up, Snuggie. On the NBA ‘hoe … Continue reading

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How to build a startup

V: I found this on a comment on Hacker News, and I’m sorry to say that I’ve lost the original link. If anybody knows who the author of this comment was, or has a link to the source, do let … Continue reading

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Stuff I wrote down while watching A Conversation With Elon Musk (and Salman Khan)

I wrote this while watching Salman Khan having a conversation with Elon Musk, this is what stood out to me. Thought I’d just publish it anyway. There’s always something wrong. Too many things going on. Thousands of unique components. Service … Continue reading

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bach, reddit

[–]Rhapsodie 26 points 4 days ago Bach is ANYTHING but mechanical. In fact his music is so emotional sometimes it makes Chopin’s look like a broken aleatoric machine. Let me take you on a journey. …starting with not the piano. Bach didn’t write … Continue reading

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What makes a story great, by Marcus Geduld

Originally posted on Quora. Marcus is a Shakespearean director and one of my absolute favourite people I’ve had the privilege to know online. There are always exceptions, but if I was planning to violate any of the following rules and … Continue reading

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The One About Having It All, by Adrianna Tan

Adrianna Tan blogs at popagandhi.com and tweets at @skinnylatte. # The One About Having It All (6.30am in a plane this morning) If you were to meet me on the streets of Singapore, you probably would not peg me for … Continue reading

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To my eighteen-year-old self, on your departure for Cambridge

http://waltermignolo.com/decolonial-aesthesis-from-singapore-to-cambridge-to-duke-university/ I always ask my students, grad and undergraduate, for the mid-term “exam”, to write a letter to whomever they wish. It should be an educated person who is a little bit familiar with the topic, or not necessarily. The … Continue reading

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