Monthly Archives: September 2012

On Steve Job’s Reality Distortion field

According to Walter Isaacson in his book on Steve Jobs, many people who worked for Steve claimed he had unrealistic expectations, as if he was operating under a distortion field. Based on experience, I think this distortion field was likely a conscious technique Steve Jobs used the maximize the productivity of his team. If he… Read More »

On Becoming a Pescatarian with a Twist

I’ve decided to become a pescatarian–“the practice of a diet that includes seafood but not the flesh of other animals. A pescetarian diet shares many of its components with a vegetarian diet and includes vegetables, fruit, nuts, grains, beans, eggs, and dairy, but unlike a vegetarian diet also includes fish and shellfish.” This was a… Read More »