Month: June 2009

Tim Ferriss: Stoicism as a Productivity System

In the video Tim Ferriss asks if defining your fears could be more important than defining your goals.  I find Tim Ferriss fascinating and just got his book (the 4-Hour Workweek).  I will provide a full review when I get done reading it.  People think he is full of himself but I just see him… Read more »

World’s Coolest Tennis Court

“Nearly 3,500 miles away from the stately grass courts of Wimbledon, you’ll find what just might be the world’s coolest spot for a tennis match. In 2005, the helipad of the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai was temporarily converted into a tennis court to promote the Dubai Duty Free Men’s Open.”  Source (and more… Read more »

Mill City Museum in Minneapolis, MN

I take my camera to as many places as I can so when I was in Minneapolis, MN a while back I filmed a flour mill tour at the Mill City Museum. Minneapolis is called the “Mill City” and has lots of old mills that sit along the Mississippi River.  This video isn’t going to… Read more »

Went to San Francisco Today

[nggallery id=6] Went to Boudin Bakery and did the factory tour and the Musee Mecanique Arcade Museum (awesome) today.

Subway Sandwich Cartoon

Drew from lefthandtoons.com has a humorous cartoon about his concerns with how Subway puts cheese on his sandwiches.  If you see this cheese violation at your local Subway please let them know the proper way to put cheese on your sandwich.  :)  I’ll have to open my sandwich and look next time (I’ve never noticed).