This blog contains what I think might be "big ideas," regardless of subject area. There is a bit of my own writings as well, from those rare times I overcome distraction. A pathological optimist's attempt to direct the river of information towards new ways of thinking. Also, memes.


"Do I contradict myself?
Very well then I contradict myself,
(I am large, I contain multitudes.)"

- Walt Whitman (via observando)

Elizabeth Warren asks about banks’ student loan relief options (or lack thereof). Bankruptcy is not an option.

Gerrymandering explained in 2 minutes

A network visualization of cultural history.