May/2010 - Random toots thread.. #2
First thread has 365 toots, and it took 4 months. https://mastodon.social/@vjy/103498916533852908
A wise man once said.. /1
"Political correctness makes speech itself political, and so everything becomes political." - @.naval
"Technology destroys jobs and replaces them with opportunities." - @.naval
$91m pizza.. Happie #BitcoinPizzaDay/5
நாமார்க்குங் குடியல்லோம்நமனை யஞ்சோம்நரகத்தி லிடர்ப்படோம்நடலை யில்லோம்ஏமாப்போம் பிணியறியோம்பணிவோ மல்லோம்இன்பமே யெந்நாளுந்துன்ப மில்லை
"US is being screwed by POTUS and we Indians by LOTUS." - @.Khush_boozing
"Forty hour workweeks, regardless of the job.
Four year degrees, regardless of the major.
Four decades to retirement, regardless of the career.
Remnants of the Industrial Age." - @.naval
"Either we agree on how to measure it, or it becomes politics." - @.naval
"As long as the War on COVID19 does not include specifics on: - When is the curve flattened or crushed?- What hospital capacity is acceptable?- What data points do we need to go back to "normal?
It will be like:- The War on Drugs- Afghanistan/Irak wars- The War on Alcohol" - @.rseoane_
"The problem is that Spotify is trying to kill open podcasts — those based on RSS — in the process. You can’t add an arbitrary RSS feed to Spotify. It’s their way or the highway." - @.benthompson
"A university's Mathematics department is the second cheapest one to supply: All they need are pencils, paper, and erasers. The Philosophy department is the cheapest. They don't need erasers." - @.HeadwaysMatter
“Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.” ― Jim Rohn
"The modern devil is cheap dopamine.
Self-improvement is the modern God." - @.naval
“At the foundation of well-founded belief lies belief that is not founded.” —Ludwig Wittgenstein, On Certainty
Godel demonstrated that provability is a weaker notion than truth.
Cycling is bad for economy
>Locusts, like many insects, are an excellent source of protein
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