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Week in Review – April 18, 2015

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7NR9mtOKINw

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.

Rachel Held Evans’ new book and all the writing about it – there are smarter people that are closer to these issues. You should probably read them. I am still thinking about so many things.

Photo by Kooroshication

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