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On the Fly- 08/17

In Did You See This?, Fleshed Out Tweets on August 17, 2011 at 5:41 pm

“Outliers” by Malcolm Gladwell may be as important to my management mindset as was “Moneyball” by Michael Lewis
Who knew:
  1. The majority of Pro Hockey Players are born January to March of given Year.
  2. 1955 was the year to be born if you wanted to be a founder of a major Tech Firm like Sun, Microsoft or Apple.
  3. That 1930 was the prime year to be born if you wanted to be a successful Jewish Lawyer in NYC
  4. That the concept of good enough works as in if you’re smart enough then it’s all up to practice and luck.
It gets a bit surreal but the science seems sound to me and I’ve heard Gladwell speak several times
6 Tough Questions To Ask An SEO Agency : Technology :: American Express OPEN Forum via @OpenForum
Honestly I don’t know what 1/2 of this means
Coyotes would be better- Feral Cats Overrun Coney Island – Local News – AllMediaNY: via @AddThis
Me I think a few guys with flashlights and pellet rifles could deal with this in a week
“Feral cats are taking over Coney Island, moving into backyards, vacant buildings and cars as well as under the boardwalk of the dwindling tourist attraction, report the New York Post.”
feel good BS, Bike lanes add to congestion and pollution Effort to Remove Prospect Park West Bike Lane Is Rejected:
Anyone who thinks that bike lane don’t lend more pollution than they solve is hoping, not analysing. NYC is already the Greenest City  [Leonard Lopate]
‘illegal espionage was pervasive at Murdoch’s. News of the World tabloid.”New Letters Bring Scandal Closer (via @ABC)
Holier Than Thou
“Tea Party is increasingly swimming against the tide of public opinion” Crashing the Tea Party:
NY Times Wishful Thinking?
“25 million Americans — 16.1 percent of the work force — are out of work” Waiting for Mr. Obama: We Need a Jobs Agenda:
Enough already, Jobs create prosperity»
Me I’m skeptical @ your average TSA Square Badge Via @nprnews: Next In Line For The TSA? A Thorough ‘Chat-Down’ |
 Me I’m skeptical @ your average TSA Square Badge can learn facial recognition techniques with any certainty I am sure that their questioning will piss off a boat load of people and that some criminal types will be scooped up with all the  citizens who get hauled in.
A very Bad Man Via @nprnews: Alleged Arms Dealer’s Past Debated Before Trial |

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