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I'm a partner at Greylock, former CEO of Mozilla, founder of Reactivity, dad, husband & nerd, among other things.

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    Don’t waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well assured that the right performance of this hour’s duties will be the best preparation for the hours or ages that follow it.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (via trevorloy; lovely find, Trevor!)
    Serious fashion for serious lawyers (@amccusker). Your move, @twang.

    Serious fashion for serious lawyers (@amccusker). Your move, @twang.

    It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that separates one person from another.
    RIP Nelson Mandelawords to remember. (via explore-blog)
    Apple doesn’t give a shit what everyone else is doing. To some, that’s what makes Apple great. To others, it’s what’s wrong with Apple. One side thinks, Why in the world should we have to wait until 2016 to have a smaller, reversible plug? The other side thinks, Why in the world would you want a proprietary, non-standard, expensive plug?
    Future USB Plug to Be Smaller and Reversible (via bryan)
    Obviously, you do not want to fuck with Ron and Harry when they’re on holiday at the ski chalet.

    Obviously, you do not want to fuck with Ron and Harry when they’re on holiday at the ski chalet.

    Joker planning a Christmas heist while the Jedi Council has no idea.

    Joker planning a Christmas heist while the Jedi Council has no idea.

    Something isn’t quite right in this Xmas Village

    Something isn’t quite right in this Xmas Village

    Pretty nice day for a ball game. #goStanford (at Stanford Stadium)

    Pretty nice day for a ball game. #goStanford (at Stanford Stadium)

    worldwideexplorers:

    The 3 minute video that every human should watch once a week.

    Game.

    Game.

    Maybe Card decided at some point that the price of empathy was better borne by his characters than by himself. It’s hard to hate your enemies when you understand them; it’s much easier to go through life holding on to your prejudices by keeping those with whom you disagree at arm’s length.

    'Ender's Game,' its controversial author, and a very personal history - Grantland

    Awesome piece in Grantland about Orson Scott Card, Ender’s Game, and empathy. I have similarly confused reactions to Card’s writings over time, and how divergent they are from his early work.