Medium articles neither rare nor well-done for the week ending 18th March 2022.
Russia Will Never Win: A professional ROI shits out a no-brainer about the Russo-Ukrainian war. While I can’t disagree on any particular point, it’s still an ongoing shitshow that’s hard to prognosticate with certainty.
I Stole Microsoft’s Productivity Equation and Now I Get So Much More Done: An accounts manglement lets rip a long, wet fart about productivity. Long story short: log your activities to identify good times to do shit and plan your shit for those times. Short story long: this shitpost.
Great Leaders Don’t Try to Motivate People: A manglement lets rip a long, wet fart about motivation. As a
droid with a bad motivator, I can tell you what good managers do: they talk to their employees and try to figure out what’s going on and how they can help. Bad managers? Well, they write shitposts like this.
35 Tiny Rules I Use In My Happy Quiet Life: A self-help booklet shits out a listicle of rules, none of which are particularly interesting.
No One Has Addressed WHY Russia Invaded Ukraine: A veteran thinks he knows why Putin launched his illegal war. I don’t know enough to say for sure, but I suspect the actual reason is that he’s an imperialist oligarch, not…any of this shit. Some of it may have been motivating factors, but this is a lot of inside-baseball stuff.
Rare articles which are well-done.
It’s No Wonder Teen Girls Hypersexualize Themselves When This Is How Media Portrays Them: A professional nerd examines adolescent coming-of-age media, particularly a grossly hypersexualizing one on HBO.