04: Kakistocracy, Accidental Racism and The Creation of an Overqualified Workforce

Posted in NoiseBoxx on November 21st, 2006 by NoiseBoxx

Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being incompetent. Laurence J. Peter US educator and writer (1919 – 1988)

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03: Missed Kisses, No Trumpets and the Coolest Guy Since My Dad

Posted in NoiseBoxx on November 11th, 2006 by NoiseBoxx

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable. Sydney J. Harris (1917-1986)

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02: Mindlessness and the Big Music Institution [revised]

Posted in NoiseBoxx on November 1st, 2006 by NoiseBoxx

We must dare to think “unthinkable” thoughts. We must learn to explore all the options and possibilities that confront us in a complex and rapidly changing world. We must learn to welcome and not to fear the voices of dissent. We must dare to think about “unthinkable things” because when things become unthinkable, thinking stops and action becomes mindless. J. William Fulbright, March 27, 1964 US politician (1905 – )

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