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Calculating, Scheming, and Paul Graham

I came across recently, and it challenged some of the thoughts/assumptions that had been building in my mind for a while (it discusses Scheme vs Miranda, but you can imagine Lisp vs Haskell instead). 204 more words


Paul Graham not fazed by losing Iain Butcher as he seeks to keep growing Prospect Boxing

Paul Graham has assured fans Prospect Boxing will continue to grow after losing his top fighter Iain Butcher last week.

The Motherwell flyweight signed a management deal with MGM Marbella but Graham has a number of other boxers in his 15-strong stable he believes will turn into new stars… 731 more words


Scotland's next big star Iain Butcher signs with MGM Marbella as he eyes up TV deals

Iain Butcher believes he can be Scottish boxing’s new star after Ricky Burns’ career took a sharp decline last Friday.

The Motherwell flyweight has split with local promoter Paul Graham to sign a management deal with MGM Marbella where he began training this year. 545 more words


Get Some Startup in Your Agency

Startups are like cults. Due to the huge extent to which incubators and tech communities are interconnected, there has been a resulting common thread of wisdom that almost everyone follows. 402 more words

No Middle Ground

I once read Paul Graham’s essay about fake work. It was great, because the main point he was making was that wasting our time or being lazy isn’t actually worst use of our time. 253 more words


"Sometimes you have to write to figure it out."

You might have seen Daniel Pink’s 2014 Commencement Address floating around the internet recently.  If not, here it is:

First of all, there are life lessons to be learned from this commencement speech, and I’m not downplaying the metaphor.   269 more words

Random Photographer #41 (dbID 1897)


Source: Conscientious

Joerg’s 7 year old link to Motels has broken but some of those images have been incorporated into… 82 more words