10,000 hours

That’s what it takes if you want to master something. Almost anything I guess. This comes from a new book written by Malcolm Gladwell called Outliers: The Story Of Success. It’s actually being released today and it sounds like one I need to get a hold of. From the excerpt I read, Gladwell seems to…

Meteors and assault

I had a good laugh to start of my Saturday. I was reading about the meteor that streaked over Alberta and Saskatchewan on Thursday night. I totally missed it, by the way. I’ve seen a few decent meteors before, and I wish I would have seen this one. Anyway, someone called ‘Joe the Plumber’ commented…

Twitter for terrorists

Or, what should I be scared of today? Condition red: the U.S. Army is warning us that our beloved Twitter could be used by terrorists to thwart and attack our bourgeois capitalist system by passing 140 character messages in cyber-space. Want to read the official report? Thank you U.S. Army for keeping ahead of the…