This tragic cautionary tale, from six weeks ago, has been re-circulating recently as a critical example in our current crisis of exemplarity. Read on … especially if you, gentle reader, happen perchance to be a Leader in Innovation From Here.
Last year I warmed up to thinking about leaf-blowers more slowly, not writing about them (and rakes) until May. Perhaps my thinking would have been faster if I’d had less leaf-blowing around. Perhaps the leaf-blowers themselves weren’t really to blame: rather, it was a lack of leaves. (more…)