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going against the market incentive
what do you do when there is no market incentive? RE: “In the end, there will be little else for us to do but shop”- Rem Koolhas how many things we do today for fun, for pleasure, to relax cost money? nearly all of it- movies, shopping, theatre, drinks. it’s as if life will not exist outside of a market. and it’s eroding us culturally and spiritually. we define ourselves...
More Oil Spilled in Nigeria Every Year than in the... →
Well here’s some perspective… (reported originally by Al Jazeera)
Watching House Energy & Commerce Subcommittee on...
Watching C-SPAN right now. Too many ridiculous things to count on behalf of oil spill, drilling safety, and disaster plans the great oil companies (Exxon, Conoco Phillips, BP, Chevron) made: Identical disaster plans among all companies- the front COVER of the plans even being the same (different colors though… to show off their different personalities?) Prioritizing the safety of the...
Oil Spill Appears to be Intentional
littleredboots: dorksvsnerds: penguinprostitution: commondense: I have compiled some information studying this oil spill. On the surface it appears to be one of the worst “accidents” in the history of the world. However, if one were to look deeper, they might see a pattern forming to which it was specifically designed. Lets take a look: Halliburton posts a 46% drop in profits due to lack...
Growing List of Books I'd Like to Read
Blue Like Jazz- Donald Miller (read!) Screwtape Letters/ Great Divorce/ Problem of Pain (again)- CS Lewis Living and Loving Out Loud- Cornel West Brotha West! (read!) Bowling Alone- Robert Putnam Consumed- Benjamin R. Barber The Value of Nothing- Raj Patel Crazy Love- Francis Chan Decolonization of the Mind- Ngugi wa Thiongo Infinite Jest- David Foster Wallace Act One- Moss Hart...
Patrick Awuah | Most Creative People 2010 | Fast... →
Patick Awuah, President and Founder of Ashesi University in Ghana.