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Your Own Island

I wrote this week’s YouTube You Can Use about the smallest independent state in the world, Sealand. In the course of writing that I found this little documentary about it’s inhabitants. On the one hand I love it. There’s something so completely hacker culture about finding a loophole in something the government was doing, literally […]

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Learn or Die

I don’t care how old or young you are. I don’t care how many degrees you do or don’t have. I don’t care what position you hold or how many people work for you or how amazing your fans say you are. Whether you’re a high school dropout or a professor with three PhD’s: Learn […]

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A Problem of Polity

A Problem of Polity

Controversial Seattle megachurch founder Mark Driscoll will step down for at least six weeks while church leaders review formal charges lodged by a group of pastors that he abused his power. source Most people seem aware of the situation with Mark Driscoll and Mars Hill. However you feel about the situation we can all agree on one thing: […]

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Airbnb for Youth Workers

IDEA: Could we create an airbnb for youth workers?

I’m a big fan of the sharing economy. Services like Airbnb, Über, Craigslist, and Stubhub directly connect people who buy stuff with people who want to develop an interest in business without having to do it full-time. A couple weeks back I had this little Twitter conversation with Mark Matlock, a fellow youth worker who travels […]

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Kayaking, a New Obsession

I don’t even know how to describe this obsession. Which is, I suppose, the definition of an obsession. As the summer began I had a tiny spark of a thought that I needed to find something fun to do that’d get me outside more. I have a personal philosophy of recreation but I had just […]

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