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I love writing, computers, puns... and can sometimes be spiritual, or mindful.

I’m going to totally dominate the packaging industry!

I’m going to totally dominate the packaging industry!

How? you ask… I’m going to test my packages before sending them into production!

I expect to become a packaging-baron within a few months.

Update: Well, with the exception of Tetrapack, though. They seem to know this trade secret as well…

Update 2: Shit! Did I just give away my competitive edge now?!

Update 3: Or is it that someone has all the patents in packaging so that everyone else has to do things ass-backward to not have to pay for the patent of “a package that can be opened”?

Ooooh! I think I’ve realized something fundamental about the packaging industry!

Five Stages of Climate Change Denial

Stage 1: There is no climate change.

Stage 2: The climate is changing but humanity is not responsible.

Stage 3: Humans are responsible, but there’s nothing we can do about it.

Stage 4: There are things humans can do about climate change, but it cannot be done in our country.

Stage 5: Why the hell didn’t anyone do anything about climate change?

Pompeo Promises ‘A Smooth Transition To A Second Trump Administration’ : Live Updates: Presidential Transition : NPR

“There will be a smooth transition to a second Trump administration,” Pompeo said during a briefing Tuesday. “All right? We’re ready.”

Post truth” now becomes “Post election”?

Source: Pompeo Promises ‘A Smooth Transition To A Second Trump Administration’ : Live Updates: Presidential Transition : NPR

Why is “North” “Up” on a Map?

Why is “north” “up” on a map?

I don’t understand the question…

Ok… it’s because the map makers (cartographers) that made the first maps drew them from “their perspective” and now, as you might have figured out from the above projections, it gets a bit hard to compare if it doesn’t continue somewhere along the same line…


Header image: By StrebeOwn work, CC BY-SA 3.0, Link