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  1. #11
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    Jun 2009


    Ideas about job rotation and variety were one of the good things about some of the more unusal and eccentric socialist schemes.
    All for ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems, in every age of the world, to have been the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
    Chapter IV, p. 448. - Adam Smith, Book 3, The Wealth of Nations

    whether or not you credit psychoanalysis itself, the fact remains that we all must, to the greatest extent possible, understand one another's minds as our own; the very survival of humanity has always depended on it. - Open Culture

  2. #12
    Join Date
    Apr 2008


    Quote Originally Posted by Mane View Post
    "entrepreneurship is too important to be left for investors" => kickstarter
    "political commentary is too important to be left for the pundits" => the blogosphere
    "encyclopedic data summary is too important to be left to encyclopedias" => wikipedia
    "investigative reporting is too important to be left for reports" => wikileaks
    "the means of production are too important to be left for factories" => 3D printers
    "schooling is too important to be left for the schools" => online education
    "energy is too important to be left for the power stations" => sustainable housing
    "protein encoding is too important to be left for biochemists" => foldIt

    one person's high horse criticism can be another's inspirational problem to fix.
    and professionally, one day i hope to be among the later part of that coin...
    but i know we need the first part, so don't you go and dis the complainers
    On that said day I'll prolly be the one who sticks to one thing and brings that to and end; cause living in a World of complainers and inventors I still need to play devil's advocate

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