Tag: Internet

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Gain some perspective on the sizes of things in the universe. Gain some perspective on the relative volumes of communications traffic. The Kindlings Muse has another great lecture from one of my (MF) personal heroes, Dr. Harold Best. Alan Jacobs ponders the disregard for complexity and truth on the Internet. Tracey Rowland on the reactions…

On the Death of Facebook Friends: Some Reflections on Michael Spencer and Michael Johnson

I’m sure this is going to be more and more common a phenomenon as the years pass: I’ve now got two Facebook friends who are dead. Certainly I can’t be the first to whom this has happened.  In fact, Spark, one of the CBC podcasts I listen to, devoted an entire episode some months back…