WordPress.com bloggers have a new toy: the ability to embed TED talks…

## Favorite Quote

People applied mathematical principles to the art, to discover the underlying laws, and that leads to a very powerful tool. The secret to productivity in so many fields — and in origami — is letting dead people do your work for you.

Because what you can do is take your problem and turn it into a problem that someone else has solved and use their solutions.

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Unfortunately, it appears that Feedburner cannot handle the TED video, so email subscribers see nothing — not even a blank space to indicate that something should be there. I’ll have to remember that: In the future, add a link for the email readers.