Did you know: Area Codes

Q. Why was New York City’s original area code 212? A. Because it was easy to dial. When area codes were introduced to speed the calling of long-distance numbers, telephones had rotary dials. The nearest digit to the dialing stopper, and thus the digit that could be dialed the quickest, was 1. Next came 2,… Continue reading Did you know: Area Codes

If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day. E. B. White

Question: why the separate personas?

Lots of people are making a twitter for work and a twitter for play or a facebook profile that’s “professional” and one that’s “social”. I think it’s dumb, at least if we lived in my perfect world. In my perfect world, people wouldn’t be ashamed by having fun, act differently around different people, and brown-nosing… Continue reading Question: why the separate personas?