Reasons to Want to Take a Shower After Being Online, #374: Fear and Loathing on Reddit

So this happened: The sister of one of the teacher victims of the Sandy Hook massacre is a Reddit user, so she decided to post a picture of her sister’s empty chair at the Christmas dinner table as a tribute to her. She posted the snap using the Reddit account the two women shared. Under […]

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Farewell, SpeakerMix

In the end, the numbers just didn’t add up for SpeakerMix. The Austin-based, angel-backed online community connecting professional speakers with event planners is going bye-bye on Monday. I loved the concept — as, apparently, did the many other speakers who posted their bios on the SpeakerMix site. It was a central location where conference planners […]

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The 10 Greatest Countries in the History of the World

Yeah, I’m childish.  But this is exactly the kind of question that pops into my head all the time.  So I decided to put this list together and welcome your input. Here are the ground rules: By “countries,” I mean current countries based on current boundaries. Any past accomplishments are credited to the current country; […]

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