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I see what you did there, Kickstarter

I'm not about product placement on this blog - only about fair and balanced commentary, obviously - but this opportunity was way too good to pass up. Remember when Cards Against Humanity was a Kickstarter? I didn't either. Who knew? Anyways - a crew of development practitioners has taken to Kickstarter to produce a C-A-H / Apples-to-Apples-like game they're calling JadedAid. I'm definitely going to order one. Or two. Or seventeen for all of my development-oriented friends. Maybe.

A sample hand from the game.  Yes, yes, a thousand times yes.

A sample hand from the game. Yes, yes, a thousand times yes.


E-cow-nomics for the modern era

E-cow-nomics for the modern era

One of my favorite long-standing economics jokes (I have several favorites. What does that tell you about me?) is the use of cows to explain various concepts. As an example: "COMMUNISM: You have two cows. The state takes both and gives you some milk." There are a bunch of lists of these things out there online. The Financial Times has a new take on this classic, in the form of a 404 error page. Check it out after the break!

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