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why general motors is toast

Granted, the GM Hy-Wire concept car is a nice looking vehicle. Very spiffy. Granted, it runs on hydrogen. Very alternative. How lovely and ‘green’ of them. It cost $400,000.00. Yeah, I have a problem with that. Show me a viable solution for under $30-50K and I’ll start believing they’re actually thinking seriously about the alternative […]

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Good article on making money (or not, probably) with blogs from “the guy Nick Denton hates”, Jason Calacanis. Nick Denton’s lastest publishing venture is wonderful. Fed Wilson is underwhelmed by Networking Software. Kinda messy, kinda random, but very New York, which is why I like it. Jane Galt (one of my fave blogs) just plugged […]

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scared of commitment

Joi Ito’s business card

Joi Ito liked this design so much he got it made into his own company’s business card. Word is he and his Neoteny colleague Adriaan have been handing them out all week at E-Tech. Thanks, Joi & Adriaan!

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dave mackenzie

Dave MacKenzie directing a scene of Young Adam. More links on the movie from They had it filed under “romantic movies”. Romantic? Sure, there’s lots of sex going on, but none of it I would call romantic. There’s one scene where Ewan is screwing a girl in an alley. After he’s done his business […]

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I grew up partly in Texas and my dad, a geologist, spent a lot of time in the oil business. So Middle East politics aside, oil is not something I have ever had a lot of trouble with. Yeah, it

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Hugh MacLeod is a genius.  Genius.

Seth Godin
Best Selling Author

His work acknowledges the absurdity of workaday life, while also encouraging employees to respond with passion, creativity, and non-conformity...   MacLeod’s work is undeniably an improvement over the office schlock of yore. At its best, it’s more honest, and more cognizant of the entrepreneurial psyche, while still retaining some idealism.

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Tony Hsieh
CEO, Zappos

In moments of indecision I glance at the wall [to Hugh's work] for guidance.

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