A friend video taped what I actually said which was not nearly as eloquent as what I recently wrote and as I listen to people vote for their favorite pitches and discuss mine, I realize that I didn’t get the point across. People are discussing it in terms of education, which is true, it’s partially about education and knowledge sharing, but it’s more about accomplishing tasks.
Related to achievement goal theory of motivation which is about how much more efficient people do in school when they have specific goals. Which may also be applied to how efficient you do IN LIFE when you have specific goals.
Continue reading “The Project Pitch Debriefing”
Hello my name is Rain. Yes, like the weather.
I am building The Project.
It will be an online community backed by social psychology research helping people build, make, accomplish, and change the world.
Imagine, if you will, that you want to accomplish a task or learn a new skill or make something incredible – you want to become a programmer. Get a promotion at work. Lose fifteen pounds. Design a bookstore slash cafe slash school for ants. Experiment with the internet of things.
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NO I DON’T HAVE PICTURES BECAUSE I ATE IT ALREADY
One standard cube of salted butter
Two normal tubes of phadelphia cream cheese
Four tubes of powdered sugar
One jar of cocoa powder
YES, I KNOW THESE ARE NOT PRECISE MEASUREMENTS
Use a mixer. Whip that butter until it changes shades. Whip it good. Mix in the cream cheese. Don’t panic when the whippedness of the butter completely disappears and the texture totally becomes this weird gloppy hot mess.
Continue reading “The Most Amazing Chocolate Icing In The Universe”
Contrast this with the dance video I posted on drie artists and you’ll get a high energy, incredibly staged and filmed video of the incredible Sons of Kemet.
I can’t watch it without nodding my head and tapping my fingers.
Continue reading “Sons of Kemet’s In The Castle Of My Skin”
And I just now found the video which has been up since June 2 this year by looking for “K Rain Leander” results via images.google.com.
If I search for the same phrase on google.com it doesn’t show on the first page, which is not ideal.
I’m so bored with those previous sentences that I fell asleep.
But if you’re still awake, check out the video after the jump.
Continue reading “So I spoke at PyGrunn”