The Definitive Blog of Jacob Moya.
A Prayer to Redeem Lost Time, by Teresa of Avila
Ross McNutt of Persistence Surveillance Systems, describing the mass surveillance system used in the city of Compton, CA by the sheriff’s department in 2012, capturing high-resolution video of everything that happened inside that 10-square-mile municipality. (via hipsterlibertarian)
I can’t wait till these systems will be live monitored by a deputized class of citizens! Past loves Future!
Steve Martin, Born Standing Up, one of my favorite books.
This passage was about his comedic career but is relevant to so, so many things in life(via newspeedwayboogie)
Dietrich Bonhoeffer, letter to Eberhard Bethge, 23 February 1944. Letters and Papers from Prison, p.218.
(* This refers to the pre-1955 practice. Since then the rites of the Easter Triduum have been put back several hours later. See this Wikipedia article for details. I assume the “real celebration of Easter” described by Bonhoeffer now takes place on Saturday night, which is both more fitting and, I expect, more dramatic in taking place after nightfall.)
This will only happen one more time (in 2017) before happening again in 2034.http://www.usccb.org/beliefs-and-teachings/ecumenical-and-interreligious/ecumenical/orthodox/celebrating-easter-together.cfm