I’ve been thinking lately about human nature, how we understand the world around us, and why conspiracy theories are so attractive.
Turns out not only that masks work, but they work better than social distancing and hand washing alone. If you’re going out, wear a mask and don’t take it off until you’re back inside.
Last month, when the weather in Petaluma turned nice, I started riding my e-bike to work every day. Until last week.
New research shows that wearing masks makes a difference. But we all have to do it!
I’m not all that fond of newsletters; they just add to the crushing pile of email I’ll never get through. For some reason I subscribe to them anyway.
Take 30 minutes to watch this eulogy for George Floyd. So moving and powerful.
I, too, believe in the rule of law, Mr. President.
This is something my African-American friends know all too well, but for the rest of us, this is a perpective that we need right now.
Exactly five years ago, we debuted the “new” TWiT web site. I wrote the following post shortly after. It’s buried somewhere on the site (that’s one part of the design I wish we’d done better) so I wanted to “resurrect” it here. The annotations are from today.
What a time to be graduating. But then it’s always been a weird old world and lately getting a lot weirder. It’s going to be up to you to make it better. We’re counting on you.