My dad sent me this article when I finished my junior year of college and we were both concerned about what I was going to do for a living. I consider it a pretty pivotal piece of text in my life. Reposted here so I don’t lose it.
I looked at myself with interest. This in itself was striking, for I wasn’t the kind of man who looked at himself in mirrors. I was the kind of man who spent as little time as possible in front of mirrors, the kind of man who had a brisk and practical relation to his reflection, with its…
The 2012 Feltron Annual Report is now online.
Print copies are available for pre-order here: http://feltron.bigcartel.com
On his emotional reactions after the first uses of the atomic bomb. Part 3: “Feynman, The Bomb, and the Military”, “Los Alamos from Below” 1985
The Economist Intelligence Unit has released its annual cost-of-living index which uses the weighted average of prices for 160 products and services to compare global cities.
No surprise that Tokyo leads the list, but New York jumping 19 places since 2012? Alarming.
We asked our readers what they plan to die of:
92% said “being infinitely pleasured”
8% said they’d “wing it”