In 2002, Andy Baio started his blog with The Basic Idea. A decade on, Waxy is still going strong. So I am stealing “the basic idea” wholesale–except for “be original”–as a starting point for my new blog.
- cases of social engineering or unconventional thinking
- technology & software
I will avoid
- writing political polemics
- life journaling
- memes, except in critical context
Comments welcome. My email address is almost the same as my url. Just change the first dot to an @. On twitter: @p9k
I’ve written extensively on other peoples’ websites: Slashdot, Hacker News, Reddit, Quora, and elsewhere over the years. It’s nice to have somewhere to call home on the internet again.