Like many humans, I'm lazy, insecure and easily distracted. This combination isn't exactly optimal when it comes to motivating yourself to achieve anything. Unfortunately for me, I also suffer from an over-abundance of (admittedly somewhat unusual) ambition...
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If you have any involvement with the wide umbrella of modern paganism, then today, Samhain, the most popular term for the 31st of October, is supposed to be kind of a big deal. For that matter, Halloween in general is kind of a big deal in anglophone countr...
1. Oh, I know what'll be fun! I'll play with DuoLinguo!
2. Heh, I'm acing this.
3. "Pourqoui crackle-crackle-hiss le garçon ?"
4. What? Huh? Why does the boy cost what??
5. Gives up in disgust.
It's valuable practice for being able to understand people over the phone, I suppose, but surely that's not the point?
5. The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim Skyrim: a land of majestic forests, breathtaking vistas and untrammelled wildlife. As you wander through the land hunting, picking ingredients and waylaying passing legionnaries to steal their boots, it's almost impossible not t...
- Heroes of Loot
Google+ Hangout= Amazing Social Games? | Adam Russell, Games Designer
Google+ Hangout= Amazing Social Games? Posted on July 13, 2011 by Adam. After getting an invite to Google+ yesterday and playing around with
"The Mongoliad" By Neal Stephenson, Greg Bear, and Friends
The Mongoliad is a community-driven, enhanced, serial novel that you read with your Web browser, smart phone, or tablet. The story, which un
Olympic vegetarians: the elite athletes who shun meat
Lizzie Armitstead isn't the first athlete to achieve Olympic success on a non-meat diet. We raise a glass of vegetarian champagne to some of
Why I no longer believe religion is a virus of the mind
The 'Explaining religion' conference has made me see that the idea of religious belief as a virus has had its day
The Millions : The Arcades Project: Martin Amis’ Guide to Classic Vide...
The phalanx of enemy invaders moves laterally across a grid not much wider than itself. When it reaches the edge of the grid, the whole army
This column will change your life: self-perception theory
Want to think of yourself as confident or happy or patient? Then act how confident people act, says Oliver Burkeman