Aforismi. Volume Primo.

Ogni minuto nascono più imbecilli di gente capace e si sa, il tempo fugge inesorabilmente e non s’arresta un’ora e le passate cure e le future… I politici raramente hanno preteso di inventare valori morali, ma hanno sempre giustificato e rafforzato quelli immorali. Dio è ovunque, peccato che in ogni … Continue reading

Aforismi sulla Stupidità (3)

La gente legge sempre meno e questo è l’evidente segnale che ha capito che per prenderlo nel culo non serve essere colti. Carl William Brown Più che subordinato acriticamente alla produzione per la produzione l’uomo è subordinato all’imbecillità per l’imbecillità, il che equivale forse all’arte per l’arte. Carl William Brown … Continue reading

Aforismi Umoristici (1)

Se siete seri, siete bloccati. L’umorismo è la via più rapida per invertire questo processo. Se potete ridere di una cosa, potete anche cambiarla. Richard Bandler L’umorismo serve a ricordarci che, per quanto sia alto il nostro trono, vi stiamo seduti poggiando sempre il didietro. Romano Battaglia Come può una … Continue reading



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      TUNIS (Reuters) - Veteran politician Beji Caid Essebsi declared victory in Sunday's presidential run-off vote, seen as the last step in Tunisia's shift to full democracy four years after an uprising ousted autocrat Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali.
    • China condemns cyberattacks, but does not mention North Korea December 22, 2014
      BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China has said it opposes all forms of cyberattacks, but it stopped short of directly condemning the hacking of Sony Pictures, or of responding to U.S. calls for action against North Korea, blamed by Washington for the assault.
    • Republicans weigh big changes at U.S. budget referee agency December 22, 2014
      WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When Republicans take full control of Congress on Jan. 6, they will face decisions on major changes at the Congressional Budget Office, including possibly naming a new head and changing the rules used to assess the cost of legislation.
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      ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Sunday it would not cut output to prop up oil markets even if non-OPEC nations did so, in one of the toughest signals yet that the world's top petroleum exporter plans to ride out the market's biggest slump in years.
    • Police officers' slaying raises pressure on New York mayor December 22, 2014
      NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio faced the biggest crisis of his political career on Sunday after a gunman killed two police officers in an attack intended to avenge recent police killings of unarmed black men in the United States.
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      WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama moved to prevent U.S. anger at North Korea from spiraling out of control on Sunday by saying the massive hacking of Sony Pictures was not an act of war but instead was cyber-vandalism.
    • Obama to name Sally Yates as pick for deputy attorney general December 22, 2014
      HONOLULU (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to announce on Monday that U.S. Attorney Sally Yates will be his nominee for deputy attorney general, the No. 2 position at the Justice Department, a U.S. official said.
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      MOUNT SINJAR, Iraq (Reuters) - Kurdish and Yazidi fighters battled to take the strategic northern Iraqi town of Sinjar back from Islamic State on Sunday after breaking a months-long siege of the mountain above it.
    • Essebsi declares win in Tunisia election, rival contests December 21, 2014
      TUNIS (Reuters) - Veteran politician Beji Caid Essebsi declared victory in Sunday's presidential run-off vote, seen as the last step in Tunisia's shift to full democracy four years after an uprising ousted autocrat Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali.
    • Police officers' slaying raises pressure on New York mayor December 21, 2014
      NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio faced the biggest crisis of his political career on Sunday after a gunman killed two police officers in an attack intended to avenge recent police killings of unarmed black men in the United States.


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      Google has a really hard problem to solve. It’s not unlike the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle. PageRank stopped working really well when people began to understand how PageRank worked. The act of Google trying to “understand” the web caused the web itself to change. Blogs are only a recent example of that. Oddly, unlike many of […]
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      Un principe italiano del rinascimento, quando il prete che lo assisteva vicino al letto di morte gli chiese se aveva da pentirsi di qualche cosa, gli disse: “Si, di una: tempo fa ho ricevuto contemporaneamente la visita dell’imperatore e del papa. Io li ho condotti in cima alla mia torre ad osservare il panorama, ma […]
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