Facebook Fraud? As many others have, I’ve long had a variety of suspicions with Facebook (hence my almost total disregard for it personally), but this video is pretty conclusive: paying Facebook for Likes is a complete waste of money.
Brilliant —> THE DANGER OF A SINGLE STORY - Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice — and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.
Hear young Africans reflect on the passing of Nelson Mandela in these clips from the Children’s Radio Foundation, a not-for-profit organization based in Cape Town, South Africa that gives young people the skills and tools to make their voices heard.
After all these years, George, you are still killin’ my wallet!
" After George Lucas finished work on Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, he wanted to look back on the Star Wars saga with an entirely new point of view: isolating stills, or frames, from each of the six Star Wars films, focusing on them intensely as works of photography and design, and reproducing them in a book. For two years Lucas went through more than 150,000 frames per film, editing more than 1 million frames down to the 1,416 images that now comprise Star Wars: Frames, a testament to the hard work, craftsmanship, and dedication evident in every frame of every film. Star Wars: Frames brings together Lucas’s personal shot-by-shot selections into a lavishly designed two-volume hardcover set—one volume for the Original Trilogy and one volume for the Prequel Trilogy. "