Power of the swarm

Power of the swarm

Hey, You and I hold the most revolutionary tool ever invented in the palm of our hands. Working together we can now do things we never dreamed of before … like pick off corporations we don’t like … ban derivatives, flash trading … redefine...
Fire with Fire

Fire with Fire

On April 2, the Los Angeles Times Editorial Board published Our Dishonest President, the first in a four-part series examining Trump’s 70-day presidency. The series pulls no punches, calling Trump out as a ‘narcissist’ and ‘demagogue’ in its first line. “He is a man...
Freedom Redefined

Freedom Redefined

Freedom of speech, the freedom to pursue happiness and opportunity, or the freedom of worship. We are accustomed to regarding freedom as primarily positive. But now the situation is shifting. Especially in the current economic and political crisis, the flip side of...
Today will be different

Today will be different

An alarm clock suddenly rings, and its name is AC-#2341. This small contraption is unlike any other. The little robot has tiny feet, arms, electronic eyes and ears, and only a microscopic calculator for a brain. But in this universe, Time is more than a binary system...
Apple of Your Eye

Apple of Your Eye

Your phone is driving you through this journey, driving you mad, extracting value, whining like a baby, purring like a lover, bombarding you with deadening, maddening, embarrassing, outrageous claims that concern time, space, attention, credit card numbers. It...

From my grasp

  On our last Mother’s Day together, I took her to the big morning Mass at St. James Cathedral. As I attempted a Houdini maneuver getting her out of the car, up the curb and down the sidewalk to the church door, she somehow slithered from my grasp. My...