Newspapers

Berkeley, Saturday, March 27, 2021 3:22 PM The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers. Attributed to Thomas Jefferson. Just recalling from memory at Thomas Jefferson time, around the 1790s and early 1800s, a popular political newspaper for at least the Federalists, where the New […]

What I am reading?

Berkeley, Thursday, March 4, 2021 2:20 AM Four to five newspapers a day, four of them in print, but somedays I skip them, so the pile build ups quickly, while my cash still gets automatically sucked. Then around this time I am reading the book The Age of Entitlement by Christopher Caldwell. He is a […]

Linguistics

Berkeley, Wednesday, March 4, 2020 11:54 Pm I have not thought deeply about the need of studying a degree in linguistics, but I see more and more the need. It is not only about clarifying the language, evolving it, and other intrinsic technical aspects. It is about communication. A good applied mathematician, such as an […]

A bit of T-Rex. Though it was not intended to be the main topic of the essay. It was intended to be about good leaders, who own and keep their right to think when they speak.

Berkeley, Sunday February 23, 2020 2:55 AM A good leader owns the right to think and believe. Plenty of good things have been written about Theodore Roosevelt. Edmund Morris, himself, wrote a series of three books about T Rex. While those are in my bookshelf waiting for a time, after I finish my current side […]