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I’ve been less than honest about what I’ve really been up to lately. For the last year I’ve been secretly working non-stop with Atticus Ross and Alan Moulder on a new, full-length Nine Inch Nails record, which I am happy to say is finished and frankly fucking great. This is the real impetus and motivation behind the decision to assemble a new band and tour again. My forays into film, HTDA and other projects really stimulated me creatively and I decided to focus that energy on taking Nine Inch Nails to a new place. Here we go!

- Trent Reznor, 5.28.13. New NIN album later this year on Columbia Records. (via nineinchnails)

(Source: wrestlingchampions)

Floyd Mayweather without the domestic abuse and jail time

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Floyd Mayweather is one of the most successful boxers of his generation. According to Wikipedia: “He is a five-division world champion, who has won eight world titles and the Lineal championship in three different weight classes.”  He’s also 43-0 with only a single split decision.

He’s known as a master tactician and to the chagrin of some a “defensive” fighter.  The basis for his strategy is counterpunching - he reacts before the other person has a chance to compensate.  Not everyone likes to watch his fights, but the point he’ll usually raise, is that he’s 43-0.

So what’s the point?  It always pays to have a strategy grounded in good fundamentals, but being able to react to your opponent before it’s too late can make the difference between being Floyd Mayweather and Michael Spinks.

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Also, stay out of prison.

The Boston Public Library on a sunday afternoon

The Boston Public Library on a sunday afternoon

Mar 8

https://github.com/jonescodes

Lessig Blog, v2: Prosecutor as bully

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Boston Wiki Meetup

(Some will say this is not the time. I disagree. This is the time when every mixed emotion needs to find voice.)

Since his arrest in January, 2011, I have known more about the events that began this spiral than I have wanted to know. Aaron consulted me as a friend and lawyer. He…

Jun 3
After 9 years, I said good-bye to my first post college job

After 9 years, I said good-bye to my first post college job