January 2008

YouTube – Head Tracking for Desktop VR Displays using the WiiRemote – yowza.

YouTube – The Secret History of Silicon Valley

“I think the president has to say very credibly and forcefully to the American people that [they] have to think hard about their definition of the meaning of the good life, that hedonistic, materialistic society of high levels of consumption, increasing social inequality is not a society that can be part of the solution of…more

More good Chuck Jones

From the [Charlie Rose interview](http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-3614849423230018899#0h22m00s) with [the great cartoonist](http://ryskamp.org/brain/films/notes-from-chuck-jones-extremes-and-inbetweens): > We soon discovered that with humor, the more a person is playing a bit crazy, the funnier it is…The more you narrow a character down, the better it gets; the more fat you can pull out. – 24:00 > Humor is always based on the…more

Catalog Choice – Eliminate unwanted catalogs you receive in the mail – help reduce the 53 million trees used for paper catalogs each year. You’ve still got the internet, after all…

collision detection: Paper explains how the “engineering mentality” produces terrorists – interesting…engineering can certainly promote universal solutions rather than local diversity and uniqueness–and thus further intolerance?

“Work is love made visible.” – Kahlil Gibran in The Profet

Treehugger’s guides to help buy green and go green

Simple slip-on shoe