Hanging out at Bacchanal in Bywater, New Orleans
If bad ideas
were an Olympic event,
this would take the gold.
—Found haiku in The Walking Dead (Season 1, Episode 2)
Ina reading at the dinner table in Crozet, Virginia
We have a paradox about progress: many people complain about how stuck in the past their organizations are, yet point to the lack of adoption of remote work as an indicator of it’s uselessnesses, rather than a reflection of their organization’s fearful grip on the status quo.
— Scott Berkun in his article Why Isn’t Remote Work More Popular?
Part of my testiness is that I feel I make 50 compromises a day. When people come to me and say, ‘Why can’t you compromise?’ I’m like: ‘What are you talking about? The fact that we’re having this conversation means that we’ve compromised.’
— David Fincher on dealing with movie executives in an interview with NY Times
Wow, you’re gonna have
to buy a lot of spray cans
to paint that turd gold.
—Found haiku in Veep (Season 1, Episode 4)
Ina gets the day off from school in Crozet, Virginia
Sunset at Seabright State Beach in Santa Cruz, California
Our last night in California before heading back to Virginia.
Seabright State Beach in Santa Cruz, California
- Paul: Between friends…
- C.J.: Yeah.
- Paul: Is the water over your head?
- C.J.: No. The water’s exactly at my head.
— From an episode of The West Wing
Making the least of my business network since 2006.