How I met Cirque du Soleil

Alegria literally means joy in Portuguese. That’s what Cirque du Soleil brought to my life. The Varekai show is like diving into a fantasy world.

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photo: goo.gl/M4B3OK

I don’t recall the first time I saw a video of a Cirque du Soleil show, it was either on national TV during Christmas or during a plane flight. I do know it was Alegria and it was love at first sight.

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Why you should leave Facebook and move to Google+

Photo: xkcd.com
photo: xkcd.com

Facebook became like coffee – at first you don’t like it and after you drink it you get a sour taste on your mouth. Nonetheless everyone uses it to socialize so you get caught in the addiction.

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Multiple Discovery: when others have the same idea you do

I had two ideas but I took them nowhere. I’m thankful that someone else had those same ideas. What matters to me is that being copied is the sincerest form of validation. My self-esteem appreciates to know that those were good ideas.

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photo: goo.gl/VzcMpU

It’s not where you take things from – it’s where you take them to.
Jean-Luc Godard

I had two ideas but I took them nowhere. I’m thankful that someone else had those same ideas.

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Do you use free or open software? Make a donation!

Shut up and take my donation

Throughout the years, specially during college, I’ve used a lot of free tools. In fact, I even created one. I started to admire these people that invest their time to improve the life of others asking nothing in return.

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