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So Much More

Should we be more humbled by how much we have yet to learn or how much we have already forgotten?

Hate Speech Must Be Considered Free Speech

Over at Gene Expression, Razib has posted an article entitled, “Insulting religions and races; should it be allowed?“, that has done a little to restore my faith in the willingness of Americans to respect freedom of speech. I have previously written about the worrisome willingness of Canadians and many Europeans to suppress speech that is […]

The Value of Ideas

An 2005 article by Derek Sivers, entitled “Ideas Are Just a Multiplier of Execution,” has been making its way through programming blogs lately. In regard to software design, I think the article is very accurate: ideas are worth very little and execution is enormously more important. The most profitable software in the world is not […]