Call me a dreamer but this seems like a first step.
Wednesday, December 22, 2004
Tuesday, December 21, 2004
Saturday, December 18, 2004
Mahmmod Abbas, who is virtually certain to be chosen as the new Palestinian leader in elections next month, voiced his opposition to the Palestinian uprising in an interview this week and declared it must stop. He needs to be helped against Hamas see here
Posted by Watt Tyler at 6:30 pm
Friday, December 10, 2004
Wednesday, December 08, 2004
This is really cool.
"Monderman is one of the leaders of a new breed of traffic engineer - equal parts urban designer, social scientist, civil engineer, and psychologist. The approach is radically counterintuitive: Build roads that seem dangerous, and they'll be safer."
And one part usability engineer or user interface designer...
"In Denmark, the town of Christianfield stripped the traffic signs and signals from its major intersection and cut the number of serious or fatal accidents a year from three to zero."
"A study of center-line removal in Wiltshire ... found that drivers with no center line to guide them drove more safely and had a 35 percent decrease in the number of accidents."
Posted by Tom at 1:46 pm
"People think that throwing multiple exclamation points into a business letter will make their point forcefully," Andrews said. "I tell them they're allowed two exclamation points in their whole life."
Posted by Tom at 1:31 pm
Monday, December 06, 2004
Posted by Tom at 2:05 pm