Periodic Dosage 2016-05

living and life is just a phase, a process. A cycle of the universe. persuit of truth, justice, goal, goodness, are ephemeral deceptions.

we live a short life. (short, relatively)

normal walking speed is 1.4 meter per second, or 5 km per hour.

culture is like personality, it is invisible, yet governs your behavior at large

gymnast's retire age is ~20. boxer is 30, same for swimmer.

Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

  • Avoiding tasks or jobs that require concentration
  • Procrastination
  • Difficulty initiating tasks
  • Difficulty organizing details required for a task
  • Difficulty recalling details required for a task
  • Difficulty multitasking
  • Poor time management, losing track of time
  • Indecision and doubt
  • Hesitation of execution
  • Difficulty persevering or completing and following through on tasks
  • Delayed stop and transition of concentration from one task to another

Adult ADHD

Megyn Kelly Asks Trump

The World's Most Dangerous Ideas and Absurdism

flesh-eating disease

there's a thing called flesh-eating disease. eats up your flesh in matter of hours.

if you want to see HORRIFYING pics of flesh eating disease, see scifi author Peter Watts's blog. this post, to be exact

flesh-eating disease, is call Necrotizing fasciitis

it is a rotting in the layer between skin and muscle. This layer is called the fascial plane.

it's fast. Once infected, say in a leg, it spreads to the whole leg with in a few hours. Typically, your leg will need to be cut off. Amputated, is the word.

here's Wikipedia Necrotizing fasciitis

Necrotising fasciitis (NF), commonly known as flesh-eating disease, is a rare infection (0.04 cases per 1000 person-years in the US)[2] of the deeper layers of skin and subcutaneous tissues, easily spreading across the fascial plane within the subcutaneous tissue.

philosopher refuse to enter USA because of requiring finger print and photo

In a well-known case,[32] Italian philosopher Giorgio Agamben refused to enter the United States in protest at the United States Visitor and Immigrant Status Indicator (US-VISIT) program's requirement for visitors to be fingerprinted and photographed. Agamben argued that gathering of biometric data is a form of bio-political tattooing, akin to the tattooing of Jews during the Holocaust. According to Agamben, biometrics turn the human persona into a bare body.

[from Wikipedia Biometrics which cites from [Agamben, G. (2008). No to bio-political tattooing. Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, 5(2), 201–202. Reproduced from Le Monde (10 January 2004).] ]