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"Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple."

~ Dr. Suess

"Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass."

~ Anton Chekhov

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~ Douglas Adams

Tag Archives | Barack Obama

Jenny’s Reads: Reading Lists and Fine Local Literature


Barack Obama does them frequently. Bill Clinton occasionally does as well. And to my great delight Michael Jordaan (former highly innovative head of FNB and now involved in launching an online bank, wine and so much more) decided to announce his winter holiday one. Yes: we’re talking about reading lists, usually coinciding with a longish […]

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The Life and Death of Steve Jobs as told by Walter Isaacson

Steve Jobs cover

When Steve Jobs passed away on the 5th of October this year, the world saw hundreds of thousands grieving for the great innovator, while detractors took the opportunity to revile him as a sweatshop-using┬ámegalomaniac. (I think the timing could have been better managed, regardless of the validity or not of such statements.) I admit that […]

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