Most Appreciated Video of the Week
Stephen Hawking sings a Monty Python song about interstellar scale. You had me at hello.
Most Thought Provoking Essay of the Week
It occurs to me that I’ve achieved a decent level of career success, but I have not achieved that. I have not achieved that generosity of spirit, or that depth of character.
from “The Moral Bucket List” by David Brooks
Some deeply thoughtful consideration on issues of character and, I think, joy. For someone who considers these things from a Christian worldview, this was intriguing, convicting, and hopefully will stir me to action.
Brilliant Idea of the Week
Shoes That Grow
Understanding that shoes on a kids feet is a good, good thing and that kids tend to grow, this is a solution I have a lot of hope for.
Teenage Nerd Moment of the Week
The Two Things that Should Probably Be On Here, But Aren’t … of the Week
The New Star Wars Trailer – I saw it. I just didn’t get that into it. (We’ve seen most of this. The only reveal that was awesome: crashed Star Destroyer. Jurassic Han wasn’t all I had hoped for.) Please don’t take my geek card away.
Photo by Kooroshication