Monthly Archives: February 2013

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Former governor of Michigan, Jennifer Granholm, was a pioneer for clean energy job policies in her state. In session 1 of TED2013, she makes the case for the private sector to invest in clean energy,…

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I just want my phone to go ring ring…..

Recently, I experience the joy I get every two years-my mobile upgrade. While my beautiful and shiny Samsung Galaxy SIII mini titanium is gorgeous and wonderful and works brilliantly, I’m sick of the typical default ringtones, and I just can’t

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Executed bankers, 4G auctions, and more North Korean threats- my top 5 news stories of the week

Welcome to this weeks edition of my top 5 news stories of the week! I’ve been a bit quiet this week due to a combination of the usual issues and essay writing, but that should resolve itself for next week.

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The list of lists

So I’m a list maker: To do list, Recipe list, Project list, Things I hate more than baked beans list (that’s a small one), and recently the list of lists a.k.a a spreadsheet with 5 tabs. You see every now

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Would a politician free Cabinet be more effective?

Today, I had a thought. Would the Cabinet of the United Kingdom work better if they weren’t politicians? The first problem I see with the Cabinet being politicians is the part politics that guide them. Whether it’s good for the

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The Pope resigns, free-trade talks, and a poisoned vagina-my top 5 news stories of the week

Hello, and welcome to my top 5 news stories of this week! Lots to choose from again, starting with… The Pope resigns Pope Benedict XVI has done what no man has done since the 1400’s-resigned from his position as the

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Why ‘live in the present’ is useless advice-A review

Yeah, it’s a day late, but screw it. Last Saturday I posted my thoughts on the advice ‘live in the present’¬†and asked to get as much feedback as possible on it. It since became the 3rd most viewed post, behind

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