Don’t Fear the Fad

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Just because something is a fad does not necessarily make it a bad investment.

Flash Mob Christianity: A New Model for Instant Church

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It’s probably a dumb idea. My wife says I have more ideas than good sense, and she’s probably right. But when I get an idea that keeps me up that night, it’s usually one that won’t leave me alone for a while.

Built to Launch?

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​Ken Goldstein talks about the difference between a good IPO and a good company: the people that choose to stay.

Alex Honnold: One Bad Ass Rock Climber

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Jamie Reidy comments on Alex Honnold’s latest amazing rock climbing accomplishment at Yosemite.

“I think it’s sad that those interest groups push to limit people’s freedom of expression.”

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This is a comment by Valter Viglietti on the post “Boycott Successful: You Can No Longer Buy Porn Coupons at Groupon”.

Boycott Successful: You Can No Longer Buy Porn Coupons at Groupon

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Is BDSM porn amoral? According to a press release for the group Morality in the Media, a two-month long boycott of Groupon that had 20,000 Groupon members canceling their accounts, has ended with Groupon severing ties with Kink.

Living Stupid

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Jamie Reidy explores the value of the discounts he finds on Groupon, Living Social, and other deal-of-the-day sites.

Where Are the Gay Social Networks?

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Fab was exactly what the online gay community needed—a gay social network that was about hope, not hook-ups. But in April, Fab ditched the social networking and the gayness, becoming a Groupon-style site for design enthusiasts.