Do you dare to be perceived as stupid?

June 6, 2022

You’re stupid. How do you feel reading that? What does it feel like if I say that you’re stupid? I must admit, I don’t like being called stupid. It feels bad. Not bad like stubbing your little toe on the edge of the kitchen unit for the 3rd time in one day… but it’s certainly

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Why you shouldn’t try to “be intelligent”

May 25, 2022

I’ve been re-reading the book The Clown Manifesto. It’s a wonderful little tome (can you have a little tome?) about how to reliably create clown shows. As I’m creating a clown show right now, it made sense to revisit it. It’s filled with nuggets of great advice. Unlike chicken nuggets, I never get bored of

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