A Working Library – On advertising:
So, let’s stop pretending, shall we? Any economy which charges ever less for ever more intrusive ads will eventually be successful not in creating wealth but in driving the readers away, until the only ones left to heed the ads are all the other ads, the cell phones searching in vain for a target market among the cellulite.
I couldn’t agree more with my old friend Valerie. I loved the inaugural poem.
Valerie’s Blog » Blog Archive » elizabeth alexander gratitude.
In today’s sharp sparkle, this winter air, anything can be made, any sentence begun.
The Undercurrent of a Cultural Renaissance:
The Web is sparking a cultural renaissance that is globally surging with free thought and insight. And, it’s changing how we think about life, how we go through life, and how we share experiences and stories…We’re going to see a fundamental shift in everything – especially our priorities.
(via Jesse Newhart)