This is the Internet. Power laws for attention, power laws for income, power laws for harassment campaigns.

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I need to remember this power law. I spend a lot of time stressing myself out about things that are easily explained by that.

The internet is now sufficiently ubiquitous that in any given field of interest, on any given day, something awful will have happenedĀ online.
I’m sorry, I can’t come out tonight. I have to go home and vacuum my duck.

I’m sorry, I can’t come out tonight. I have to go home and vacuum my duck.

If you formulate a step-by-step strategy that is sure to knock their socks off, you will run into trouble when they come into the negotiation wearing sandals.
Getting to Yes

Like a record, baby.

The problem, often not discovered until late in life, is that when you look for things like love, meaning, motivation, it implies they are sitting behind a tree or under a rock. The most successful people recognize, that in life they create their own love, they manufacture their own meaning, they generate their own motivation.
Neil deGrasse Tyson