Our ignorance of mathematics is our weakness. It opens us up to manipulation by the powers that be.
From the global economic crisis to NSA Surveillance to the formulas that calculate our tax rate, math —and the misuse of it— has a profound effect on our lives.
"Germany will score again if they want" yeah this is pretty ugly :/
Whenever I hear a story about people abandoning a dog because they didn’t want him/her anymore, I oscillate between seething with rage and uncontrollable crying for at least 45 minutes.
When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.Clifton Fadiman (via travel-quotes)