Uncovered this gem of a post in my Drafts. Written in 2011 (when Google+ launched) and all it said was:
“The Social Layer is Bullshit”
GREAT PRODUCT DESIGN
Smart but $15?!?!
Ira Glass talks about taste and deconstructs his old work. Watch his face when he listens to himself.
“Let them lose their teeth early rather than late.” – Metta World Peace
In an interview about her upcoming movie Pitch Perfect, Elizabeth Banks had this to say about Penn’s greatest a cappella group (full disclosure: dld):
“The big group on our campus then was the Penn Six-5000 [Banks attended the University of Pennsylvania]. I went to one of their shows and I remember watching this guy sing “Rocket Man” better than Elton John, and thinking, This is the most amazing version of “Rocket Man” I’ve ever heard in my life.”
And of course, the song she so lovingly refers to:
I read blogs. Everyday.
Above is a peek into my daily struggle to keep up with the Internet.
So, I’m quitting. During this next week I will hopefully be able to answer the following questions.
1. How am I going to get out of this quagmire?
2. What will I do with my time?
Updates to come.
Sent to me by an aspiring screenwriter friend. Watch it. It’s nuts good. And then check out the interview with the creator, Gen Ip (awesome name).