Presumably the dialogue isn’t meant to be a panacea, but it seems unlikely to do much when there’s a poisonous subtext to the bad behavior. Given that we assume of others what we know of ourselves, it seems worth thinking about how such a conversation is actually likely to unfold.
So, maybe I should be watching Key and Peele, in addition to reading MetaFilter.
It has been very frustrating trying to check work email (Exchange Online / Office365), because I wasn’t getting all of my folders – most importantly my Archive folder where everything goes (Inbox Zero!). I finally found a solution that worked for me and got my folders loading on my Android device, with the stock mail app. Incidentally, I didn’t find a good replacement for the stock mail app, at least for Exchange servers.
NASA has plans for catching an asteroid. Some on /. are skeptical that this could be funded, but I think it’s a great excuse to get private funding on board. Lots of possibilities for research and development, mining of rare elements – all around a pretty cool idea.
George Saunders’s Advice to Graduates:
What I regret most in my life are failures of kindness.