In our second episode, we explore the origins of our respective blogs Ultrasaurus.com (happy 10 year anniversary!) and The Art of Ass-Kicking, how you sometimes gotta just put stuff out there because you don’t know how people will respond, and the idea that if you can’t communicate your smart ideas … well … maybe they aren’t that smart.
xkcd: The General Problem – a webcomic on the problem with trying to automate everything
Beyond Desktop UI – a few paragraphs Sarah wrote in 2003 on the future of desktop applications, ended up getting picked up by Robert Scoble. A surprise hit.
Running a Fast Mile: an example of Jason’s monthly fitness challenges.
Serious Pony: the internet reincarnation of the really awesome Kathy Sierra
Eleven Compelling Startup Pitch Archetypes : an example of Jason “catching” all his ideas after an intense period of advising people applying to Y Combinator
Rules and Freedom: a post by Sarah on how the best toys give just enough freedom