FastFaves: Competent Economists?, Tomato Time, Macklemore & Chipotle #Boorito

add-favorite-simplicity-icon_fJJP6TIuHere are some recent favorites I’ve stumbled on, have been interested in, or just generally think are worth taking a look at.

Inspired Quote

As I work through the final stages of my upcoming book and film Unlocking the Labor Cage I am certainly not alone in being critical of the typical economist.

“If economists could manage to get themselves thought of as humble, competent people, on a level with dentists, that would be splendid!” – John Maynard Keynes, Philosopher (1930)

Awesome Application: Pomodoro Pro

pomodoroThis app was recommended by Vincenzo Landino (@vincenzolandino) on #ScopePassSunday.

Pomodoro Time is a powerful personal productivity tool incorporating the principles of the Pomodoro Technique*. I’m using the hell out of this right now to keep myself on task and productive while trying to tackle the world. [App Site]

Inspiring Video: Macklemore

“Do not let the idea of being perfect stop you from just creating.”

It’s funny that in writing so much lately and even working on my second book, I still myself don’t feel like a “writer” fully. I just know that once I started – I kept going.

Accompanied on stage by TEDxPortland Host & Chief Curator, David Rae, the two explore a discussion on creative craft, independence, rehab / relapse, gay marriage & chasing perfection. [Watch]

Halloween: Chipotle #Boorito


Everyone knows I love Chipotle’s advertising even more then I love their food. This Halloween spot doesn’t disappoint in providing the creepy feels when you think about ordering fast food.

Enter the nightmare of one Chipotle customer who discovers what Chipotle would be like if we served typical processed fast food rather than cooking by hand. [Watch]


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