The whole place is a festering dumpster fire. So of course… the usual suspects chimed in.
I have friends that work for Facebook. They know my thoughts, and have known them for a long time. Facebook is a shitty company run by shitty people with shitty intentions. While Australian regulators were trying to put some guard rails on their society, Facebook took the next step and decided it was time to[read more]
Your brain is not designed to endlessly absorb awful news, overwhelming emotion, and a sense of helplessness. The human brain is simple, and you’re overwhelming it. About 11,000 years ago, we exited the Pleistocene. At that time, we ceased being purely hunter-gatherers, and moved into an agrarian society. We learned to farm, communicate better, and[read more]
Now that the entire world is socially distanced and locked down, I can’t shoot video the way I normally would. Yet, I still need to be able to shoot pre-roll commercials for my business. I need a camera that I can use, that doesn’t have some insane learning curve to make it work. (I love[read more]
Music Startups Are Scabs: Don’t Pick Them At some point this week, a music startup pitch will find its way into my inbox. Like most bad ideas, it’ll arrive around 3AM, right as the cocaine is wearing off. Not my cocaine, I assure you — the sender’s cocaine. I went to sleep around the same time our dear[read more]