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by afeman
Wed May 14, 2008 1:37 pm
Forum: Everyday Systems General Discussion
Topic: Audiodidact: using podcasts for foreign language learning
Replies: 6
Views: 10547

furrin podcasts

Reinhard, I just started listening to SiM and will probably make it a regular thing, to get me off the NPR treadmill. My question to you: how did you find these German podcasts? I'd like to find something in Czech, and googling has provided pretty random results. Do you know of a guide or something?...
by afeman
Wed May 14, 2008 1:22 pm
Forum: Everyday Systems General Discussion
Topic: Stick to Speed Limits
Replies: 18
Views: 21581

Ah, I remembered my catchy title for following the speed limit and other traffic laws:

Incivil obedience!

Haw!
by afeman
Wed Feb 13, 2008 7:25 pm
Forum: Everyday Systems General Discussion
Topic: Stick to Speed Limits
Replies: 18
Views: 21581

I started doing this back when I had a car (about a year ago). I never really found myself obsessing about the speedometer, and as mentioned cruise control contributed to that. Also, I found that there were a lot of likeminded people in the right lane that I hadn't really noticed before, so most of ...
by afeman
Thu Nov 01, 2007 9:08 pm
Forum: Everyday Systems General Discussion
Topic: Introduction, One-A-Day Thing Diet
Replies: 5
Views: 8153

roseha wrote:Maybe I should make it 5 a day? To make up for all the junk mail that comes in :)
I realize you're probably kidding, but I find that pacing yourself makes it much easier. You can also get ahead and have some crap you've thrown out "in reserve" for dry spells, when you're not inspired.
by afeman
Sat Oct 06, 2007 8:06 pm
Forum: Everyday Systems General Discussion
Topic: Introduction, One-A-Day Thing Diet
Replies: 5
Views: 8153

Introduction, One-A-Day Thing Diet

Hello, I just stumbled on this website and find it spooky how much it lines up with various preoccupations of mine: simple rules enforcing moderation, the madness of driving to a gym, equipment-minimal home exercise, the paradox of choice, audiobooks... yeesh. I haven't gotten into the other forums,...