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I just heard this on a word game at the BBC. Dude did an *American* a…

…ccent. Funny.
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Sam Jacoby
Sam Jacoby committed Apr 22, 2013
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date: 2013-04-01 22:01:26
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-In some sense, the Media Lab has won. We're awash in technology. We're wired, linked-up, friended, connected, squeezed, trundled-in, and whatever else
+In some sense, the Media Lab has won. We're awash in technology. We're wired, linked-up, friended, connected, squeezed, looped, trundled, sphinctered, and whatever else. The most ambitious visions of the Media Lab, when it was laid out in
A network made of personal ties works only so-far. Joi, the lab director, has pushed such practices out to their logical extreme. He has several thousand facebook friends, a vast Twitter following, and legions of
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And if you're not--if you're just making cool shit, say--what do you need the lab for? You've got KickStarter, you've got eBay, you've got a half-dozen-odd major forums to share your work with others.
So why are you at the lab? You might need the paycheck. You might be in it, simply for the grandeur, the MIT brand, but why else? And I think that's essentially something that's been reflected here.
-If you're not--KickStater
+If you're not--KickStarter, start-up incubators, and dozens of other forums provide ample resources. So what does the Media Lab add, really? One could argue that nowhere else is there such a heady-mix of diverse and fascinating faculty members. Remember the famous collaboration between Pattie Maes and Hiroshi Ishii? Or that gorgeous integration of bioengineering--the optogenetics of Ed Boyden meet the biologically-inspired structures of Neri Oxman?
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- [Dollar Bill Ghetto Blaster](http://www.karich.cl/?p=172)
### <a id="templates"></a> Templates
-I put together a simple template, that guides you on how to make the design shown here, [Speakers Paperish](http://localhost:8080/posts/2013/4/1/speaker-paperish). It's just a rough guideline, but can give you some ideas. Download the the PDF here: [Business Card Paper Speaker Template](/files/paper-speaker-template.pdf).
+I put together a simple template, that guides you on how to make the design shown here, [Speakers Paperish](http://localhost:8080/posts/2013/4/1/speaker-paperish). It's just a rough guideline, but can give you some ideas. Download the the PDF here: [Business Card Paper Speaker Template](/media/files/paper-speaker-template.pdf).
### <a id="tinyprogrammer"></a> TinyProgrammer
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'entablature',
'epicaricacy',
'escutcheon',
+'friable',
'gimcrackery',
'heretofore',
'Herzogian',

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