Each weekend I will share a list of blog posts, comic strips, poems, videos and/or other tidbits from my favourite corners of the web.
The Algebra of love.
The Difference Between a Democracy and a Constitutional Democracy. This is a short segment from Rachel Maddow’s television show explaining the difference between a Democracy and a Constitutional Democracy. A one-sentence summary of the clip: in the latter we aren’t allowed to vote on other people’s rights.
12 Easy Ways to Use Less Plastic. Items made from plastic have become such an ubiquitous part of modern life. This blog shares a dozen practical tips for reducing the use of these materials without compromising quality of life.
How Has Abandoning Christianity Affected Your Family? Bruce Gerencser recently blogged about what life has been like for him, his wife and their six children since he de-converted from Christianity. It is one of my all-time favourite posts from his website.
The Idea Incubator – Work While You Sleep. This is a short video about brainstorming new ideas and solving business and personal problems while you sleep. I haven’t formed an opinion of this technique yet but I am intrigued by the concept of it.
Daodejing – Other Voices, Verse 78. Here’s a short quote from this blog post. It snagged my attention immediately:
Water doesn’t demand the rock gets out of its way, but it eventually wears it down or finds another route. If you find the essence of who you really are and comfortably follow that course, you’ll end up where you should be. Just be patient. With yourself and with others.
Radiance. A poem about possibilities.
What have you been reading this week?