“I have an Internet within the Internet. It is my very, very own Internet, a place like the one that is known to you except that it is not known to you—it is mine alone. No one else may go there.”
- Paul Lethem
Jasmine - Jai Paul
Miguel x Jon Kwest - Adorn (eSenTRIK Moombahton Edit)
The funk / Highlife guitar at the start of this remix just gets me and makes me enjoy the song even more.
If you know me or have followed my blog(s) for a while, you know that I’m a big fan of Remix King eSenTRIK. He’s partly responsible for my love of mashup music genres (along with DJ earworm) . Bonus eSenTRIK after the jump.
Tony Allen, drummer for Fela Kuti’s Africa 70, whom Brian Eno once called “perhaps the greatest drummer who has ever lived”.
and it seems as though the writings on the wall.
Superstar you finally made it,
but once your picture becomes tainted,
it’s what they call,
the rise and fall."
“Rise & Fall” - Craig David ft. Sting via AZLyrics
Sting is the man! Where in the world is Craig David?
Your glory is higher than the heavens.
You have taught children and infants to tell of your strength, silencing your enemies and all who oppose you.
When I look at the night sky and see the work of your fingers—
the moon and the stars you set in place—
what are mere mortals that you should think about them,
human beings that you should care for them?"
— Psalm 8: 1-4, New Living Translation via YouVersion
— “Growth: the death and life of cities” by Edward Glaeser, Making Cities Work (Robert P. Inman, Ed.)
In the case of the cult of ideas, they have a dogmatic devotion to the new and novel. But what is new or novel is not necessarily correct or above questioning. This is where the belief system of the cult of ideas has become as blind as every other cult before them."
“The Cult of Ideas” by Francisco Dao, PandoDaily
I think the idea is that gatherings and communities like TED can possibly foster crazy groupthink.