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Next generation of anonymous is ready... (next generation of) Tyrants beware...
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Fabulous commentary... Particularly like the marveling at the simple things, the question about skin colors towards then end and the reaction when the host reveal he has a second chocolate bar are just priceless. Humbling candor, I'll think of these guys whenever I eat chocolate in the future... 
 
CHOCOLATE & PERSPECTIVE

Watching these cacao farmers taste chocolate for the first time, I am shamed and humbled to think of how chocolate represents so many things we first worlders exploit, enjoy, and take for granted while the people who make them possible for us subsist.

And then I am also grateful for the lessons - not only in the significance of what we've come to call "fair trade," but for the reminder that standard of living and quality of life are not the same thing. They are, to a point, positively correlated, and then as we hit a point of diminishing returns, their paths diverge. Because standard of living is largely concerned with how easy is our access to material things - things that, up to a certain point, remove a certain cruelty and hardship from our lives, and then after a certain point of accumulation, begin to erode our sense of contentment and gratitude for them.

That these men who've been producing cacao all their lives can experience such wonder and joy from their first taste of chocolate reminds us that while we may have something to show them about achieving a certain standard of living, they have much to teach us about quality of life.
You would think that chocolate is universal. Something that is everywhere, that everyone can enjoy. It's not. There are people who have never tried it, even the farmers who break their backs to harvest cocoa beans for a few cents in the Ivory Coast. Watch their faces light up when they eat it for the first time.
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Absolutely... This brings up so many different aspects of where we've obviously gone wrong in the first world... Simple candid approach to things, the joy of discovering and sharing... Why have we seen it all, done it all?
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What? sublime-text without gitGutter?
Really cool stuff, is there a way to see the git commands generated by the tool? I think it would be useful for pedagogical benefit...  
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Coming to a comet (not so) near you: Live feed of the Rosetta landing...

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So clever... Love the chains on the harbour scene... 

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You are looking at a photo of a spaceship flying 250 millions miles away from Earth. It's Rosetta, floating in the pitch black vacuum of space photographed by its Philae daughtership, a lander that will soon arrive to the object on the background, the comet Churyumov–Gerasimenko.
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