You know you're from San Francisco when...
An very funny Yelp post (maybe you know you’re a SFian when you blog Yelp posts).
My personal favorite, and one I’m guilty of. When you start a new company that sells useless software services to people who don’t want it and when people ask you what you want to achieve in life you say, simply, world domination.
When you know what the next great revolution is in human consciousness is and it’s something like push technology or info security or social networking.
BTW, I’m so gonna be the one to succeed in WorDom. Why you ask? Three reasons really,
1. I know the next great revolution in human consciousness
2. I am in shape from climbing hills
3. Because I’m from San Francisco and have the mind of a champ.
New research links urban planning and political polarization.
- Canadian researchers find that excessive reliance on cars changes political views.
- Decades of car-centric urban planning normalized unsustainable lifestyles.
- People who prefer personal comfort elect politicians who represent such views.
Progressive America would be half as big, but twice as populated as its conservative twin.
- America's two political tribes have consolidated into 'red' and 'blue' nations, with seemingly irreconcilable differences.
- Perhaps the best way to stop the infighting is to go for a divorce and give the two nations a country each
- Based on the UN's partition plan for Israel/Palestine, this proposal provides territorial contiguity and sea access to both 'red' and 'blue' America
Science and the squishiness of the human mind. The joys of wearing whatever the hell you want, and so much more.
- Why can't we have a human-sized cat tree?
- What would happen if you got a spoonful of a neutron star?
- Why do we insist on dividing our wonderfully complex selves into boring little boxes
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