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Some Things | Vol. 07: Perspective

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Some Things | Vol. 07: Perspective
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust
Perspective has a Latin root meaning “look through” or “perceive,” & all the meanings of perspective have something to do with looking.
So rather than just looking for different things, choose to look at things differently.

  1. Ever heard of a cloud forest? You probably haven’t seen one either. via ABC
  2. Whoever is last to take their finger off this guy’s new app wins $100,000
  3. LeBron James’ impressive sports empire continues to expand with the Los Angeles Lakers playmaker becoming part-owner of the Boston Red Sox & increasing his stake in Liverpool FC via Front Office Sports
  4. An 11-year-old from Jamaica won a coding competition, beating 70 international rivals via Jamaicans.com
  5. TikTok wants you to promote kindness on the app via i-D
  6. Around the world 80 billion disposable chopsticks are used – and thrown away – every year. But this company saw an opportunity to up-cycle them into a modern, minimal line of furniture and home goods via Republic of Everyone
  7. After decades of war, a Ugandan city has gone green by building on solar power, shea butter & people power via The Guardian
  8. Netflix leads the way by investing $100m in the next generation of underrepresented talent
  9. And on this subject, new research reveals the barriers that Black talent face in film & TV via McKinsey & Company
  10. Still on the subject of NFTs, Jack Dorsey’s first tweet may fetch $2.5 million, & he’ll donate the proceeds to charity via The Verge
  11. Watch the new trailer to The Donut King a sweet new documentary that tells the story of how an all-American treat became a path to opportunity for Cambodian refugees via YouTube
  12. Tim Sweeney is taking a well-earned break after 21 years of hosting his much loved weekly show Beats in Space, listen to the last show via Apple Podcasts
  13. PJ Harvey – “This Is Love” via YouTube
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Dirty White Trash (With Gulls) by Tim Noble & Sue Webster
Dirty White Trash (With Gulls) by Tim Noble & Sue Webster
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