Good opinions

Insight, in comments: You would think these guys have the final word about the internet. It helps to sound authoritative when issuing opinions, and good ones tend to sound condescending. What do people expect, equivocation and coddling? “Maybe the sky is blue … I can see how others might think it’s a greenish-gray, I don’t […]

Don’t cancel

Liz Danzico wrote a great little essay on two flaws in our culture: Saying things we don’t mean to be “polite” (“Let’s get together soon”) Agreeing to do something and then cancelling on the person The post is concise and thoughtful — read the whole thing — and concludes with this: 4. Don’t cancel Ever. […]

Weird jobspam of the day

Why am I getting recruited to be a physical therapist? Return-Path: From: tgreene@rcirs.com Date: Thu, 14 May 2009 12:32:21 -0400 Subject: Nationwide Physical Therapist Search Reply-To: tgreene@rcirs.com MIME-Version: 1.0 Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit Sender: tgreene@rcirs.com Hello! My name is Tonya Greene and I am currently conducting a nationwide search for Physical Therapist. RCI is […]