Wednesday, August 1, 2012

the Welcome to the Internet Reading (and Viewing) List

This list is for folks who want to understand the crazy that happens regularly on the web. Additions are very welcome.

blog posts

Making Light: In This Hour by John M. Ford

5 Logical Fallacies That Make You Wrong More Than You Think | Cracked.com

novels

Blubber by Judy Blume

cartoons

On the Internet, nobody knows you're...

xkcd: Duty Calls

Penny Arcade - Green Blackboards (And Other Anomalies)

movies

Mean Girls

useful terms

Confirmation bias

Deindividuation

Disinhibition

quotes

"It is the peculiar and perpetual error of the human understanding to be more moved and excited by affirmatives than by negatives." —Francis Bacon