Jeremy Rifkin is amazing! He is SO integrated in his knowledge. His thoughts span everything that I could ever think of, in 50 minutes!! WOW. I’ve been watching a lot of TED Talks lately, and I’ve loved all of them, but this! Wow! There are great thinkers, but Rifkin is beyond that. He sees SO far ahead, and across. He IS like the grid he … Continue reading Jeremy Rifkin
Please listen to this really short amazing TED talk by Sir Ken Robinson. He’s funny and has VERY good points about what’s wrong with education today. I really liked his point that the ultimate goal of current education systems is that everyone becomes college professors. We’re taught how to think systematically about life through mathematics, science, analysis, using the brain. Which, actually, I really like! … Continue reading Sir Ken Robinson on education
Actually, what I really wanted to say was: Dude, people who think they know what’s best, but don’t consider all the factors, are really UNCOOL. I was at The Big Picture, looking at their suuuuper pretty pictures from the lunar new year, and then I get to the comments. Ugh. I don’t get how people who are interested in awesome things like The Big Picture … Continue reading Year of the Tiger!