Opinion | To Change a Country, Change Its Trains
I would love to see high-speed rail connections make swift travel across the western US expanse possible.
Opinion | The Soul-Crushing Student Essay
Somewhere along the way, these young people were told by teachers that who they are in their writing ought to be divorced from who they are.
This is incredibly true.
Don’t use ‘I’. Speak in generalities (but don’t say most people, at most, say many). This paper isn’t about what you think, it’s about what you’ve been told to think. We have decided what the author meant, or why a historical event was significant, and your own relation to the material is irrelevant.
As Korb concludes:
But don’t forget: You’ve been trying to understand and triumph in the world for as long as you can remember, even as a kid. Now go and write.
Go and write. Go and write, because it is one of the amazing tools that enables individuals–that enables me– to understand the world, the information I come across, and my existence, in relative terms.
Go and write.
Getting the Most from Apple Music
From blog The Loop
, a couple suggestions on making Apple Music work for you:
- Listen! Use the radio stations and worry less about adding music to your library.
- Give feedback! Apple Music recommendations rely heavily on you tapping “Love” or “Dislike”.
The issue here is that it takes too many taps per song to love/dislike a song. If that’s what they’re relying on, those buttons need to be front and center, in the app and on the lock screen.