Timocracy

Word of the Day: Timocracy¬† (noun) Pronunciation: [ti-‘mah-kr√™-si] Definition: Plato considered timocracy government by principles of honor. To Aristotle it was a government in which the ownership of property is a prerequisite for holding office. Usage: The adjective for today’s

Malcolm Gladwell

http://www.ted.com/tedtalks/tedtalksplayer.cfm?key=m_gladwell Malcolm talks about how there is no perfect Pepsi but rather only perfect Pepsis. He describes how it is important to understand humans have variability. Some great anecdotes. Check out the rest of the site while you’re there.

Web-developer goodies

Take any page that has some images on it, and paste the following into your URL/Address bar: javascript:R=0; x1=.1; y1=.05; x2=.25; y2=.24; x3=1.6; y3=.24; x4=300; y4=200; x5=300; y5=200; DI=document.images; DIL=DI.length; function A(){for(i=0; i Everyone needs a mod-rewrite generator, right? http://www.webmaster-toolkit.com/mod_rewrite-rewriterule-generator.shtml

Commuting

The CBC posted a story about the commute times of people and that they are rising. There could be many factors, such as more traffic, urban sprawl, etc., but there’s no denying that it’s true. I generally commute about 40