China

I recently finished reading Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China by Evan Osnos. This book, was amazing. I wanted to »

New word: "belligerent"

bel·lig·er·ent /bəˈlijərənt/ adjective hostile and aggressive. "a bull-necked, belligerent old man" noun A nation or person engaged in war or conflict, as recognized »

New Word: "cavalcade"

cav·al·cade /kavəlˈkād/ noun a formal procession of people walking, on horseback, or riding in vehicles. "bystanders cheered as the cavalcade passed by" »

Book of the Week: Elon Musk

I just finished reading Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future by Ashlee Vance. I enjoyed the book and recommend you read »

Hapi Starter

At CloudMine, I use a lot of Hapi. To make my life easier when starting a new project I've made a template: https://github.com/ethanmick/ »

Alamos - Malbec

Name: Alamos Region: Mendoza, Argentina Alcohol: 13.0% Year: 2014 Thoughts Quick thoughts on this one. I was hoping for much more flavor in my first »

Talent is Overrated

I just finished reading Talent is Overrated by Geoff Colvin. He debunks the idea that people have an "innate" talent toward something, and most people will »