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My first contribution to the New Hampshire Ecosystems and Society blog: http://ecosystemsandsociety.blogspot.com/2013/07/what-will-future-look-like.html
From assembling a shopping list for a weekend party to building a house or growing a business, there are dozens reasons to want to know what the future will bring. Yet, uncertainties abound. People forget to RSVP; paperwork g...
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Very cool.  Thanks for the link, Sandy!
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Mostly I'm objecting to the use of a histogram with a per time unit. I could reasonably present either data set in that graph in terms of Gb or Gb/a and since the steps of the graph are yearly, one can use the same values.

But discovery would traditionally be a quantity and consumption would traditionally be a quantity over time and that's how I read the graph (since he did use a histogram and all :)).
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I suppose I should add that in no way do I think that there is no income disparity or that the poor in this country are not better off than the poor in many others. But this chart does not capture reality in anything but a very superficial manner.
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Can anybody find me more information on this. I find the whole "AmericaElects"/"AmericansElect" thing very suspicious.
http://techpresident.com/blog-entry/americans-elect-can-internet-powered-3rd-party-transform-2012
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Here's another post capturing why I've started using Better Facebook (and more!):
http://alexfeinman.wordpress.com/2011/10/21/on-novelty/
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Recently had cause to remind myself of the existence of this song, which makes me happy:
http://www.musictory.com/music/David+Rovics/Minimum+Wage+Strike
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