Sept 1 Tweets

@ariannahuff I told the President to hire a boxer to give him advice about moves and timing.
The original idea was that competition would make the product better. Today it is mostly destructive. Facebook vs Apple???? #economy
Belgium is doing far better with NO govt than all the other countries that have, RT Longreads
“The Non-Scenic Route to the Place We’re Going Anyway.” Lanchester, @londonreview, on global economy v @Awl #longreads
Information vs thinking
Fareed Zakaria
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The #US ranks last out of 19 developed countries in preventable deaths in hospitals:…
I think we are seeing a last ditch stand against technology-medicine, science, and attempts to use it (bureaucracy)+against unequal access
@mocost @CarlZimmer I sent this link to Rick Perry and Michele Bachman.   Maybe we should all find key points in the fundamentalist army and send   =   TED talk by Svante Pääbo: DNA clues to our inner neanderthal


octavianasrOctavia Nasr                                                                    “The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshipped anything but himself.” Sir Richard Francis Burton #quote v @wildmoon

“by second quarter..none of six largest high-income economies had surpassed levels reached before the crisis hit” Martin Wolf FT KrugmanRT
@alaindebotton Some museums look shyer than others.
Now here’s a singer-lovely-Nuria Rial-JS Bach-KantateBWV36-. by wonderful Bach-Stiftung @octavianasr
China’s yuan could overtake the U.S. dollar as the world’s principal reserve currency as soon as next decade. Reuters
The hell with heroes and stars. They are just fantasy denial of competence and respect. @ariannahuff
octavianasrOctavia Nasr
Awesome Read! -> NYTimes imagines the kitchen table of the future RT @ahmed:


“The three purposes of the University?–To provide sex for the students, sports for the alumni, and parking for the faculty.” Clark Kerr.
“Why are auto companies making sub-prime loans?” @CNBC @NYTimeskrugman
Three charts to reality
Let’s concentrate on an efficient solar panel, and make each house its own primary energy producer. Power Cos won’t like it but nature will.
I. How many people have a general concept of air pressure? Or an understanding of microscopes or a germ theory of disease?
2. of map reading, clocks-geological+nuclear, nuclear bombs+radiation, age of the earth, evolution of species, bases for genes.
People in scientific or medical contexts in different parts of the world may have some creative answers to what would help adequate training
octavianasrOctavia Nasr

by Bryllars
“Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are.” Chinese Proverb #yoga #quote v @Virtual_Yoga

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