Wells Baum is a Futurist, Creator, and Music Explorer. Always connecting the dots on screen.

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It is impossible to eat well in groups if you cannot eat well alone. I think this is true of anything — if it’s not what you do when no one’s looking, it will never be truly what you do.
I don’t think that I would have been able to write a single word had it not been for music as a force in my life.
People often start multi-tasking because they believe it will help them get more done. Those gains never materialize; instead, efficiency is degraded. However, it provides emotional gratification as a side-effect. (Multi-tasking moves the pleasure of procrastination inside the period of work.) This side-effect is enough to keep people committed to multi-tasking despite worsening the very thing they set out to improve.
Clay Shirky rips multi-tasking, especially while learning. You’re not getting more done, at least, effectively.
Beware of advice—even this.
Carl Sandburg
We literally sit down and try to figure out, ‘What’s the most fucked-up thing we can do?’ 
Fashion is just a fresh combination of elements that we all connect with.
There are the type of people who are going to live up to what they said they were going to do yesterday and then there are people who are full of shit. And that’s all you really need to know. If you can’t be bothered to show up, why should anybody show up. It’s just the end of the fucking world.

Anthony Bourdain, telling Men’s Journal about the two types of people in this world. (via parislemon)

Do everything. Regret nothing.

I discovered by working with actual glass models that the important thing is the play of reflections and not the effect of light and shadow as in ordinary buildings.
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