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Tagged with “inspiration” (2)

  1. Kerning, Orgasms and Those Goddamned Japanese Toothpicks — dConstruct Audio Archive

    Freud popularised the term, “The Narcissism of Minor Differences”, to describe how adjacent villages—identical for all practical purposes—would struggle to amplify their tiniest distinctions in order to justify how much they despised one other. So you have to guess how much he would have enjoyed design mailing lists. And, Perl.

    http://archive.dconstruct.org/2010/kerningorgasmstoothpicks

    —Huffduffed by raik

  2. The Auteur Theory of Design — dConstruct Audio Archive

    Why is it that some projects never rise to the level of the talent of those who made it? It’s oft said regarding good work that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. But sometimes the whole is less than the sum of its parts—a company or team comprised of good people, but yet which produces work that isn’t good.

    http://archive.dconstruct.org/2010/auteurtheory

    —Huffduffed by raik