Weekend Wrap Up

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A list of the articles that I found interesting this week.

Because asking questions requires a certain amount of vulnerability, corporate cultures must shift to promote this behavior.Relearning the Art of Asking Questions

The Dance is where you exclude all those elements that take the eye away from the subject while including those that tell the story.Issue With Wides

Importantly, I believe I am the one who holds the correct liberal position on these topics, and that mainstream is simply wrong. I think they hold these incorrect positions due mostly to intellectual and moral cowardice, which desperately needs to end.Three Places I Break From Liberals

Successful entrepreneurs achieve hero status in our culture. We idolize the Mark Zuckerbergs and the Elon Musks. And we celebrate the blazingly fast growth of the Inc. 500 companies. But many of those entrepreneurs, like Smith, harbor secret demons: Before they made it big, they struggled through moments of near-debilitating anxiety and despair–times when it seemed everything might crumble.The Psychological Price of Entrepreneurship

Baked Egg Breakfast Pizza is easy (and mess-free) on a whole other level.Easy Breakfast Pizza to Kick Off the Weekend

Surely, this is what home looks like: a little house perfectly located along a river, on a private shore. No neighbors. No wires or hoses in the background. No obstructions of a beautiful view. An idyllic plot of land — completely accessible, totally affordable. A piece of the earth, just for us. Right?One Landscape Does Not Fit All

Mischa Rozema and PostPanic Pictures' debut film project SUNDAYS completes a first step towards its Feature Film goal with the release of this ambitious proof-of-concept short. Much-anticipated and widely-supported by the international creative community (over 50K US Dollars was donated on Kickstarter alone for the live action filming part in Mexico City), SUNDAYS is directed by Mischa Rozema.

Set in Mexico City sometime in the future and starring US actor Brian Petsos and Mexican actress Sofia Sisniega, SUNDAYS is an ambitious philosophical science-fiction proof-of-concept short.

The end of the world seems like a nightmare to Ben. A memory of a past life that doesn’t belong to him. When Ben starts to remember Isabelle, the only love he’s ever known, he realises she’s missing in his life. An existential descent into confusion and the desperate need to find out the truth begins. This reality depicts a stunning, surprising and dark world. A world that is clearly not his.

Drink It or Drain It

A few comments on a blog post led to an idea that I want to put into action. I have decided to simplify my beer rating system to just two levels; Drink It or Drain It. If I liked the beer or finished the bottle, and could drink another, then the beer will get the Drink It rating. If I forced myself to drink the beer, if I literally poured it down the drain, if I just did not like it, the beer will get the “Drain It” rating.