In order for people to own abstract concepts and make them concrete — they need to take ownership, employ their understandings. In order for an idea that your passionate about to come to life, it needs to be big enough for lots of other people to own. Because an idea worth pursuing is, as a friend just put it yesterday, bigger than all of us.
In no particular order or domain, here are a few things that are itching me into 2009…
It should be to no one’s surprise that I’ll be casting my vote for Barack Hussein Obama on Tuesday. And while everyone from close friends to close family can poke holes at my reasons, I’ll share them with you all the same.
Exactly what has to happen to prompt improvements in Chicago’s mass transit system? Today, we have a Green Line derailment with about 50 people injured. At the end of April, a Semi crashed into a Red Line station killing two. Just a week before that, the Blue Line went down in the subway, leaving people […]
I just had my eyes checked for the first time in six years, and it turns out that while my short-distance vision deteriorated very slightly, my long distance vision has significantly gotten worse. I’m 35, and *I DON’T WANT TO BE* old enough for bifocals, so I bought two different pairs of glasses. My short-distance […]