Archive for October, 2007

The Power and The Powerless

Wednesday, October 31st, 2007

He noticed:

“…… huge holdings of foreign exchange, the wealth it adds yearly to the world economy and the promise its further growth”

“It’s international goals and policies matter as never before. So does the nature of its nationalism and what kind of a world its regime feels safest in.”


Public Transcript

Friday, October 26th, 2007

“public transcript is the self-portrait of dominant elites as they would have themselves seen. “

“It is designed to be impressive, to affirm and naturalize the power of dominant elites, and to conceal to euphemize the dirty linen of their rule.”

James C. Scott



Wednesday, October 24th, 2007



Trajectory of self

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007

Mediated symbolic materials

Shared local


Internal referential



Sunday, October 21st, 2007



Redefining citizenship

Friday, October 19th, 2007

Self identity

Networked citizenship

And social skills


Worth Knowing

Thursday, October 18th, 2007

Marc and Angel

7 Clever Google Tricks

Characteristics of life

Thursday, October 18th, 2007

Picture 4

Life is an organized pattern in space-time

This implies that there is a potential for life to exist in any medium that can be arranged to form long-lasting patterns. Carbon-based molecules constitute the medium for terrestrial life, a medium that is organized into complex molecular patterns.



Tuesday, October 16th, 2007




Monday, October 15th, 2007