2 things

8 Jan

One: I’m a bit unclear as to how this new toy which actually for real teaches you to really using your actual brain waves and not by touching elevate a ball by really using The Force for real. I get that the headset measures your brain activity, and I get that when your brain activity is strong enough it activates the base of the ball tube thingie, which turns a fan on and blows the ping-pong-like ball up into the air… but… is there a wire connecting the headset to the base? Are they networked together with bluetooth or wifi or something? Does it actualy involve The Force?

Two: The Obama children are attending a private Quaker school in their new town of D.C. So now the family is Christian, Muslim, and Quaker?


He’s not wearing a headset here… hmmmm.


6 Responses to “2 things”

  1. tinycaredance January 9, 2009 at 2:14 am #

    please note the author.

    • junorhane January 9, 2009 at 2:37 am #

      Wow, that’s fantastic. and not just because of who wrote it…

  2. kellysullenjr January 9, 2009 at 4:02 am #

    Quaker-run private schools are pretty much the norm for politicians’ kids in DC. They’re going to Chelsea Clinton’s old school.

    • junorhane January 9, 2009 at 2:58 pm #

      Really? How cool. Silly of the Quakers to not publicize that a bit more, but I guess that’s not really their style.

      • kirawen January 9, 2009 at 11:12 pm #

        Heh, because of their preference for individualism over creed, Quakers are sort of like a nondenominational-but-still-more-or-less Christian group. It’s always struck me as being one step away from Unitarian Universalists–or rather, the other way around, since quakers came first 😛

      • junorhane January 10, 2009 at 3:16 pm #

        It’s true, we’ve always sort of gone between Quakers and Unitarians interchangeably depending on which community was bigger wherever we were living.
        I just wish the Quakers would advertise more.

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