Adam Thoughts #309.

March 16, 2019 in , Adam Thoughts by Adam Dunlap

All thoughts are original unless quoted.

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Selfie > no photo

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I’m broke. I’m not poor. There is a huge difference.

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I might be pot committed. F*ck.

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Do you think alcohol has a net positive effect on society today? Alcohol is a huge worldwide industry, but at what cost? Does it push us forward intellectually? Some would say it enables us socially, but is that just a crutch? I can’t see the net positive.

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I like this kid. Part 2 is good too.

[Evolving Race Issues (Coleman Hughes Pt. 1) on the Rubin Report]

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The key for eliminating traffic through self-driving cars does not lie in allowing cars to drive at fast speeds while close together. It is the contrary. The key for eliminating traffic through self-driving cars lies in spacing cars out and maintaining that distance.

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In 2017 about eight-in-ten blacks (81%) said racism is a big problem in society today, up from 44% eight years prior. By comparison, about half of whites (52%) said racism is a big problem in our society, up from 22% in 2009. Does that mean this is part of Obama’s legacy?

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I started Revolution Parkour 11 years ago today. Good to see it still going strong.

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I predict the first big film I play the lead or co-star in will do 85M+ in the box office on a sub 20M budget. It’ll be a simple script with acting and story at the focus. They’ll say, “Hmm, Adam is bankable,” and the rest will be history. By my 5th film I’ll win a major award.

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We find what is best by aiming for perfection and then slowly stepping back from there.

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When destiny calls, I always answer.

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To have no patterns except great character and integrity.

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Debt is a tool. It is a business proposition. It doesn’t bother me.

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I think we can all agree that Lady Gaga has made all our lives better by way of her inspiring and enjoyable musical contribution to human history.

[The Cure by Lady Gaga]