Monthly Archives: November 2010

The Rise of Collaborative Consumption (via emergent by design)

In The Dharma Bums, Jack Kerouac wrote about walking through a neighborhood late at night, seeing the blue TV screens through windows; he reflects on the treadmill mantra: “work…produce…consume.” Economic news is always delivered to us in terms of growth; … Continue reading

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Some Pig!

The first frost has come.  Not a particularly hard frost, but it did silence the insects.  (I will miss them). Still, the days have been warm enough for me to finish painting the trim on our new garage, and in … Continue reading

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