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Posted on Sunday, April 18th, 2010 at 7:34 pm in

I built a simple trellis for some bean plants I’m growing. I kind of went into it without a detailed plan, so I hope it’s not too kludgy. There’s this weird feeling I get when I make stuff, whether it’s art or especially something mechanical, or a program, it’s almost addictive to create. Granted, I…

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Utopia 3

Posted on Friday, October 16th, 2009 at 1:24 pm in

In my last "Utopia" post I discuss the pitfalls of democracy and suggested a form of constitutional monarchy. I came up with another idea "Democracy is the worst form of government except for all those others that have been tried." -Winston Churchill Since it is so difficult to determine the best government, I thought of…

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Utopia 2

Posted on Thursday, September 24th, 2009 at 3:39 pm in

I had some more thoughts while on vacation in Pasadena. People are always talking about working towards the greater good of society, but this is a lie we tell ourselves. If we were truly working towards this end, we could be much closer to utopia. But again, utopia is not necessarily a place where everyone…

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