“For one cannot help reflecting that if there were no winters to guard against, then the Grasshopper would not get his comeuppance nor the ant his shabby victory. The life of the Grasshopper would be vindicated and that of the Ant absurd.”

— Bernard Suits, The Grasshopper: Games, Life and Utopia

“If people merely become caught up in reacting, moving to the left or to the right, depending on conditions, the result is only more activity.”

— Masanobu Fukuoka, わら一本の革命, “Natural farming”

Some things I noticed 07/24/2020:
  1. I describe a cool new system of measurement
  2. Your own joy can be something you produce. It is valuable and beautiful.
  3. At no other time in our history have we seen anything like what is unfolding with these three unique missions to Mars.
  4. Fawkes makes pixel-level changes invisible to the eye, that when used to build facial recognition, will teach a highly distorted version
  5. the four pillars of lyfe, a necessary and sufficient description of the living state: dissipation, autocatalysis, homeostasis, and learning
  6. The U.S. has told China to close its consulate in Houston; Beijing considering shutting the U.S. consulate in Wuhan in retaliation.
  7. Q claims to be a high-ranking official who has information about a plot to overthrow the president from deep within the state.
  8. The catalytic converter[‘s] purpose is to reduce harmful emissions created by incomplete combustion
  9. Cherish your mother tongue. Wag kayong mahiya na mahina kayo sa English.
  10. Always Submit to the Church Administration