Week 2368

Looking back at the first half of the year, I’m satisfied (but not impressed) with what we’ve accomplished. At the same time, I am personally struggling to connect our work directly with my passion for making products better. The link is certainly there, and our function is critical, but I don’t feel it because I’m so personally removed from the sort of decision making I used to take for granted.

Recovery is going well, despite the heat wave. Praise to the airco gods for solid sleep.

3 Notes

“If this sounds a little crazy to you, it is because you are not Dutch.” https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/21/world/europe/netherlands-dropping-children.html

The more television fragments, the more I use Plex. Bonus: no auto-playing previews! https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/23/20697751/piracy-plex-netflix-hulu-streaming-wars

A few things we must do to save ourselves: eat more plants, educate girls, stop killing forests, ensure access to contraception:

https://www.drawdown.org/solutions-summary-by-rank