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I hope that this rant, besides from letting me indulge in my urge to lambast whoever masterminded this roguish approach to customer service, will serve as my small contribution to Googles grand scheme of making worthwhile human knowledge available to powerless travelers everywhere. And perhaps even serving as an example of knowledge → power in a sense slightly less abstract than the saying usually implies.

It’s so nice to wake up in the morning and have your world view reinforced by a superb animation of a RSA lecture on the dynamics of personal motivation and performance. The lecture is based on a MIT study funded by the Federal Reserve Bank (known in tea-baggin’ circles as a socialist institution) that shows […]


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