In a similar vein to his geo-tagger’s map of tourism, Eric Fischer creates another visualisation that demarcates geographical areas. This time combining flickr and Twitter by representing tweets with a geo-tagged photo link with blue dots and a geo-tagged flickr photo with orange dots (both are represented with white dots). Beautiful.
a cognitive bias in which unskilled people make poor decisions and reach erroneous conclusions, but their incompetence denies them the metacognitive ability to appreciate their mistakes. The unskilled therefore suffer from illusory superiority, rating their ability as above average, much higher than it actually is, while the highly skilled underrate their own abilities, suffering from illusory inferiority.
Featuring slots such as How did you die?, letters from people on earth and an interview with a woman who has an immensely strong feeling she could play every musical instrument better than anyone who has ever lived.
mp3 download (NSFW — strong language)