Non-music links for 3.1.09: David Foster Wallace, the Dunbar number, That’s What She Said…
by Josh Kimball
*Friends: Read this post on Facebook, the evolution of social networks and the Dunbar number, which states, “that the upper limit on the number of other people that any human can maintain as a stable network is around 150.” The average number of friends for Facebook users is around 120.
*The Economy: It’s Worse Than You Think It Is.
*Reading: The New Yorker takes on David Foster Wallace’s unfinished novel, “The Pale King.”
*Warning: Avoid black mead.