Author: Jim

Less.

There is a minimalist philosophy that preaches decluttering. It can be summed up in three words (which is perfectly in line with their goal): “Less is more.” If minimalism (or decluttering) resonates with you, you don’t need more than those three words. This is raw elegance—an entire philosophy about “less” in three words. Less.Is.More. Anything Read More

The Science of Getting Rich by Wallace D. Wattles

Overview The Science of Getting Rich (1910) by Wallace D. Wattles is a self-help guide for people who want money. An early text in the New Thought canon, the book outlines a supposedly foolproof method for getting rich. Much like The Secret (2006), a book that popularized similar ideas almost a century later, The Science of Getting Rich describes a Read More

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Comparison in perspective.

Ever wonder how much a million is compared to a billion? One million seconds is about 11.6 DAYS.One billion seconds is about 31.7 YEARS.

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Christopher Hitchens on offense

If someone tells me that I’ve hurt their feelings—I say, I’m still waiting to hear what your point is. I’m very depressed, however, that in this country, that I’ve been told, “that’s offensive”—as if those two words constitute an argument or a comment. I’m not running for anything—so I don’t have to pretend I like Read More

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Giraffe nightmare…

“Vomiting is a giraffe’s worst nightmare.”

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On religion…

“Religious rabidity recites rationalized ruses.”

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Burning Man…

“Burning Man is just a lot of people shouting theater in a crowded fire.”

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Hello world!

I’m a Mac geek, app nerd, writer of wonderful words and an adventurer of authentic awesomeness. I love sleight-of-hand magic, chess, GTD, movies, tech & gaming.