// Yesterday was Harry Potter’s birthday, and this article is just one more piece of evidence why J. K. Rowling’s books were such an important part of my generation’s childhood. Did you know that children who have read the HP series are more accepting people?
// We all know that I love social media, especially Twitter. But one thing I hate about Facebook and Twitter and Instagram? The need to connect them all. Each social media platform is a little bit different (except maybe Facebook and Google+…they seem pretty much identical to me), and sharing the exact same post across all of those platforms seems a little pointless and counterintuitive. Nicole has a great post on why you should go disconnect all your social media platforms now.
// The fact that there are two more of these awesome videos up on Youtube since I last checked. Beyonce is amazing, and listening to her incredible writing as spoken work rather than as music? Well…you just have to watch for yourself.