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David Young
Works at Kurzweil and Fukuyama were right. The human organism creates and fosters technology. Technology enables certain changes in human function. And the big feedback loop is picking up speed. Should get really interesting right about... tomorrow.
Attended University of Texas at Austin
Lives in The River City
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Nica Rustica.  Another gem from the burgeoning Drew Estate portfolio.
The Nica is full-flavored and sports a casual construction -- pig-tail at the head, and loose flap at the foot.  
And packs a pretty good punch.
These are hard to find at my local B&M's, but you can usually track them down at the usual online suspects.
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Nice cold weather afternoon smoke.  Drew Estate is quickly becoming my favorite cigar maker.  
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Home Made Light No. 2
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Hi +David Young nice to meet you!! welcome :))
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Chicken and ribs from a recent Saturday smoking session.

The foil containers are smoked olives.  This was a discovery from our recent trip to Scotland.  The menu at a terrific little pub outside Edinburgh included this item.  We've been making them regularly since.  Just open cans of pitted black and green olives, wrap them loosely in foil, and toss them on for the last 45 minutes or so.  Nice garnish for the grilled meats, or an interesting snack for cocktails.
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First adventure in hand rolling.  Obviously my construction needs a little work (OK, a LOT of work).  But I'm really liking the blend so far.
Stand by for further developments.
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Henry Kissinger famously concluded that university politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.

It is interesting to see how those politics are manifesting themselves now that the stakes are potentially so much higher.

I would suggest two major factors to be aware of in observing the ineluctable growth of MOOC:

1.  The new, novel, and prospectively huge, source of revenue for higher education institutions (and individual instructors).
2. The existential threat to the centuries-old higher education models.

#mooc  
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Software. And raising a son.
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Oceanside, CA - Dallas, TX - Tyler, TX
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We tend to mortal.
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I live in the hills of central Texas, and am daily fascinated by technology and how it affects and is affected by human information exchange.
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Not long ago a man asked me, "Are you rich?". I answered, "No. But I don't worry about anything anymore. ". And I've come to conclude that's a really nice place to be.
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Jinx Viceroy and the Amoebas