Monthly Archives: August 2013

DOUBLE CONTRAINTE ET INJONCTION PARADOXALE

On nomme double contrainte (double-bind) une paire d’injonctions paradoxales consistant en ordres explicites ou implicites intimés à quelqu’un qui ne peut en satisfaire un sans violer l’autre. Cette notion a été découverte par l’Ecole de Palo Alto et Gregory Bateson. Par exemple, celui cité par Bateson…

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The Most Effective Way to Restrict Democracy

Unaccountability tends to favor charismatic maniacs, inexorably leading to dementocracy…

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Google’s “20% time,” which brought you Gmail and AdSense, is now as good as dead

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The Untouchables – The Real Great Train Robbery

Originally posted on Think Left:
The Untouchables – The Real Great Train Robbery   From @Earwiggle Fifty years ago, a mail train was held up by  on 8th August 1963, the robbers getting away with £2 million pounds. This immense sum…

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