Beware of Geeks…

The Iliad and The Odyssey. Recently I was asked what young creative types should study in order to be successful in today’s digital-centric world. Other panelists suggested that they concentrate on “digitally interactive experiential snackable content development linked to social network interaction…” you get the Digibabble point. My answer was read The Iliad and The…

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My Data is Bigger…

“My data is bigger than your data…” “Yeah? Show me yours and I’ll show you mine…” An apocryphal conversation between two macho teens in the near future? OR “Can’t meet you later. Have incense burning duty at the Data Temple…” The new religion perhaps? Maybe. “Wait. I love those red pants but I have to…

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I Love the Smell of Napalm

“I love the smell of napalm in the morning.” — Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore, Apocalypse Now That iconic line, delivered by Robert Duvall in Francis Ford Coppola’s epic movie, defines the horrors of the war experience as we watch soldiers surfing the waves behind a destroyed village. He ends the little soliloquy by saying it…

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This Little Piggy Went to Market…

Actually – many little piggies – not clear if they went to market themselves…but it is clear that they represent almost $5 billion to an American meat processing company from their Chinese counterpart. Bottom line – China has been plagued with substandard food processing issues; way too many people have died; if you have seen…

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