"They weren't the popular kids at school," said Brotherton."They weren't the jocks at college and they weren't picking up girls all the time.
Granted, he has just won a Award of Excellence, but he is still curious as to why a Starbucks server half an hour away has tattooed himself with the hotel’s name.
As the airplane takes off that afternoon, I eat some brownie, then curl up in a ball and stare out the window in silent bliss.
After five days of nonstop meeting and greeting, the tacit permission to ignore everyone is a sweet relief.
The company’s algorithm may one day know your desires better, even, than you do.
That technology has allowed us to so thoroughly interrogate, define, and perhaps redefine our feelings is simultaneously exhilarating and exhausting — much like spending a weekend with strangers in a new time zone.