Twitterback

In a recent post I considered the social network etiquette - the "netiquette" - of Following-back, particularly in Twitter. I've now reached that wonderful "critical point" where my Following grows daily without any "marketing effort". I do know that this is due to the weight of numbers already Following me, rather than a sudden, global appreciation …

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Luck? “No Dice”, says Pessimist

Is Pessimism a valid world view? Let's throw a little science at this. (Just a very little.) The number of ways a piece of string can be NOT tangled is ONE. The number of ways it can be tangled is "infinite". Hence... it's infinitely more likely for the string be tangled than not. Note: This applies especially …

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