Archive for January 24th, 2012

There’s an essential freedom in being alone with one’s thoughts, oblivious to and unpolluted by anyone else’s.  Diminish that aloneness and we start to doubt our own perspective.  …Sure, it’s entirely possible to arrive at one’s own opinion amidst a cacophony of others.  But it’s also possible to bend, unknowingly and imperceptibly, toward a position not naturally our own.
    ––    Chris Colin
From the article:  “Rate This Article: What’s Wrong with the Culture of Critique
Appearing in:  Wired Magazine;  dtd:  August 2011
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2021 Democracy, Pandemic, Economy And Climate Change
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2020 Hoping For #46 In January 2021
2019 Interesting, But Not Fascinating
But Try To Eat The Low-Hanging First
2018 Me, Too
2017 Apt Enough?
2016 Now Or Ever
21, Pause, Restart
2015 I Am Shocked, Sir, Shocked…
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2014 Less Difficult
2013 The Spirit Of Liberty
2012 The Essential Freedom Of Aloneness
2011 A Problem Of Scale
Fred Doesn’t Live Here Anymore
2010 Another Book, Another Jog…

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