Milwaukee Ruins

There are some dilapidated old buildings in the Walker’s Point area. Apparently they used to be part of a coke factory (like the ingredient in steel). I went walking around in them the other day. There isn’t fences or even any signs saying not too, which is weird because it’s super dangerous. There are deep […]

Movies

My holiday movie watching binge was themed “hot sad people”: Another Earth Tiger Eyes Martha Marcy May Marlene

“I’d subscribe to your service except for that I only need some of the features so you should offer an ala carte plan where I only have to pay for the features I need”

Stop me if you’ve heard that one before. I’d love it if you became a customer, but I’m afraid that’s a bad idea for everybody. It’s bad for us because it complicates things tremendously in our code. It’s bad because having a complicated billing system and signup form means we lose customers. It’s bad for […]

Willie Watson

I always loved Willie in Old Crow, but I’m glad his new record alone is awesome.

Parable of the Polygons

Human beings are probably slightly more complicated than squares and triangles, but this makes for one fun and compelling demonstration. All it takes is a change in the perception of what an acceptable environment looks like. So, fellow shapes, remember it’s not about triangles vs squares, it’s about deciding what we want the world to […]