Monday, February 10, 2014
Monday Morning Edition - 2456698
Here's Branson's Wiki. What an amazing career this guy has had...so far. Somehow, we think his best is yet to come.
And here's Branson's Facebook. Get this--his FB "only" has 852,000 Likes but his Google Circles include 5.8-MILLION people! YIKES!
"If one is to strive toward mastery of the theory of what we as an industry know as weights," Lichstein writes, "one must simply be well versed in three-dimensional physics, gravity, angular momentum and velocity, coefficients of kinetic energy, rotational motion, first and second degree polynomials, integral and differential calculus, and have an understanding of the practical application of both the gyroscope and the accelerometer.
And, if you have a LOT of time on your hands this Monday morning, here's Evel's Wiki:
"I'm wondering if there are any studies regarding the emotional upheaval generated from perusing facebook on a regular basis. In the space of 5 minutes you can read the most heartwarming life affirming story followed by the most crushingly sickening or depressing one. You can celebrate the birth of a friend's child and mourn the loss of another friend's parent. This type of emotional rollercoaster just did not happen in one day for most people before the advent of social media. I would be so fascinated to know the effects that this has on us a society."
And so it was propitious timing that brought this VOA News article to our attention not long after we read the above commentary.
Below is the Time Magazine link where we Zuckerberg's photo:
And, thus, our Monday Morning Edition comes to an end. We managed to get this one posted well before our self-imposed 8 am deadline. In fact, it appears it was a full seven minutes before the deadline. Have a Most Merry Monday and Thanks for reading. jp
Posted by John Parsons at 7:53 AM