Thursday, February 18 2010
While we are building identity in social networks, our online behavior generates a plenitude of information, meanings and content that constitutes a "cognitive surplus" generated by the "hive mind".
Tuesday, May 12 2009
What Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen share is an understanding that real life happens on the ground, regardless of the hot ideological winds blowing through Crawford or Washington D.C. or talk radio.
Tuesday, March 30 2010
I've been reading Eros and Civilization, Marcuse's book about Freudian theory. The number of people willing to take Freud seriously has probably diminished severely since 1955,