— "An Essay on Nursery Rhymes", Rabindranath Tagore. Translated by William Radice from the Bengali.
Sometimes I forget how creative the Indonesians can be.
Bruno Mars’ Grenade in dangdut version. Enjoy.
Eric X Li of Shanghai’s Cheng Wei Capital (成为资本）on Chinese the effectiveness of China’s political system and the end of the universal narrative of political organization.
SF from another angle. The future Transbay Tower. (at San Francisco)
Last week the was the best of times, and the worst of times.
We launched our citzens’ funded “superPAC to end all superPACs” on May 1. The target was $1m in 30 days. In two days we had crossed $200k. (Best of times.)
And then the servers melted. (Worst of times.)
But over the weekend, an…