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Second Life and Macromyopia

3pointD transcribes a fascinating keynote talk by Mitch Kapor at the Second Life Community Convention this weekend.

Also, he gives a name to an effect I am constantly citing:

One thing that

August 21, 2006 / Uncategorized


I’ve always enjoyed this proverb:

Men overestimate what they can accomplish in a year. But they underestimate what they can accomplish in five.

Don’t know where I got it. Perhaps that little planner they gave out at MSU orientation.

That thing was full of wisdom! Seriously.

Chris says…

On this subject, Valley sage Paul Saffo says: “Never mistake a clear view for a short distance.”

I really like that formulation, Chris, b/c it’s physically as well as cognitively profound.

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