This is so powerful, surprising and enlightening. “Leaves of Grass” is as important as The Constitution. Buckle up, friends, then go pick up Whitman again. 

IBM and Apple have been working together on the venture for several months, and they are jointly working on more than 100 business software programs developed exclusively for Apple’s iOS operating system and for use on iPhones and iPads. The applications will be tailored for use in industries including retail, health care, transportation, banking, insurance and telecommunications.
Apple Joins With IBM on Business Software - NYTimes.com

Really liking this song from this band. On Letterman.

It’s a movement, people: #tablessThursday

Shakespeare combined the Greek honor code (thou shalt avenge the murder of thy father) with the Christian mercy code (thou shalt not kill) to create the torn figure of Hamlet. Picasso combined the traditions of European art with the traditions of African masks. Saul Bellow combined the strictness of the Jewish conscience with the free-floating go-getter-ness of the American drive for success.
The Creative Climate - NYTimes.com