Vuja de - Déjà vu occurs when we encounter something new, but it feels as if we’ve seen it before. Vuja de is the reverse. In the words of Adam Grant: “We face something familiar, but we see it with a fresh perspective that enables us to gain new insights into old problems.” (via)
“History Doesn't Repeat Itself, but It Often Rhymes”: Mr. Himmler today would clearly be for mandatory biometric "health passports" and "vaccinations" - in the name of "cleanliness" & "science"
"Anti-Semitism is exactly the same as delousing. Getting rid of lice is not a question of ideology, it is a matter of cleanliness. In just this same way Anti-Semitism for us has not been a question of ideology but a matter of cleanliness." - Heinrich Himmler, April 1943
Today in "the fall of western civilization": "After US drone strike, a cuddle amid carnage"
Software is eating the automotive world. So are software defects and software integration issues. (As well as software workarounds to try to address other defects.)
“The brain is able to use information coming from the skin as if it were coming from the eyes. We don’t see with the eyes or hear with the ears, these are just the receptors, seeing and hearing in fact goes on in the brain.” - Paul Bach-y-Rita, pioneer of sensory substitution.