“Around the world the nations wait
For some wise words from their leading light
You know it’s not only madmen who listen to fools”
Some classic Iron Maiden right here. 31 more words
One of my favorite quotes from Dodie Smith.
I had a great weekend to say the least. I spent enough time at home and in my own bed to rejuvenate. 595 more words
In 1946, Lewis Mumford penned an article in The Saturday Review of Literature under the none-too-subtle title “Gentlemen: You are Mad!” Over the course of two pages Mumford denounced as “madmen” those who were dreaming of researching, building, and perhaps using atomic weaponry. 1,880 more words
Of the various characters who populate our computer dominated society, one of the most curious sorts is the “early adopter.” These are the figures found sprinting headlong to the frontier of technological advancement eagerly purchasing, signing up for, and excitedly embracing whatever manner of new doodad they find there. 1,704 more words