Category: Food for Thought

Things you might want to think about in Hoboken, NJ and beyond.

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Media options

Media options today – How do they help? I sit back on my perch often – waiting months, often years before an opinion is formed about anything. I feel “watching the herds” move slowly...

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One reason to look at news

One reason to look at news We’ve mentioned the “avoid news” thought process many times in the past. But wanted to add a crucial caveat to that. When we say “avoid news,” that is...

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No Footprints

No Footprints By Zman [This is an excellent essay about the differences between the “Industrial Revolution,” and the “Technological Revolution.” The things (technologies) that come and go in our internet culture – just disappear....

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Protect America

(The following letter to the Editor was sent to us – and also published in various USA Today publications.) Letter: Protect America presently have an almost uninformed, or misinformed America. This includes our government...

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Breaking Gossip v2

Breaking Gossip or Breaking News? Each time I see some stupid-ass twitter tweet twat or headline that says something “Breaking” – most often HALFWAY ACROSS THE WORLD – it makes me cringe. The only...

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Wikibuy – DO NOT USE!

Wikibuy – DO NOT USE! {this browser extension} Wikibuy is this “new” browser plugin that claims to save you money when shopping on Amazon. The concept sounds novel and neat. It claims to “shop...