Just wanted to say that my tumblr may become...
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Frankly, the idea that a person would not have one job, but have two jobs, or...– Irish President Michael D. Higgins, to conservative Boston radio host Michael Graham in May 2010 Someone I registered to vote yesterday recommended I check out this video. Wow. Now-President Higgins goes on to tell Graham, about American health care reform, “be proud to be a decent American,...
The 2008 Obama Campaign's "No Asshole Rule"
When he [Obama] insisted that we also should have some fun, it did not ring hollow. We’d strap on the armor, battle our way across the countryside, and see what we could accomplish without getting weighed down by overseriousness. This also led to the “no asshole” rule, so popularized in our campaign by [Chief Strategist David] Axelrod. We stated from the outset we would try to build a collegial...
I’ve known eight presidents. Three of them intimately.– Vice President Joe Biden, while talking about how President Obama makes decisions. (via officialssay) If you click through to the video, this quote comes before Vice President Biden says of President Obama, “I’ve never once, in the difficult decisions he’s had to make, heard him...
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5 Things Young People Don't Know
A bit long for Tumblr, but well worth the read. fab: Adapted from betashop, Fab CEO Jason Goldberg’s blog One of the greatest joys of my job is coaching and mentoring super smart and super ambitious young people. I find myself doing this a lot lately. Here’s a common pattern we find at Fab (and, I’m sure, at many startups): Young person leverages his or her brain, passion, ambitions and...