The definite highlight was interviewing Jeff Nichols, director of “Mud”.
I’ve been a big fan of his work since seeing “Take Shelter,” so it was a huge honor to speak with him.
He was the former CFO of Skype, a VP at Pay Pal, and always one of the smartest in the room, according to his colleagues.
“They would say he could write an Excel spreadsheet like a symphony,” Ackley said.
For a while, all social events did for me was make me a better player of “Snake” on the old Nokia phone. And I want to share with you all some funny stories of the insane things I did to force myself out of my shy delusion and to have no choice but to become good at talking to strangers. Even a couple of years into my travels, I was still a little awkward around people that I didn't know very well yet. The catch-22 here is that you can more comfortable the more time you spend with people, but how do you get that time in the first place if you are too awkward to be around?
Meanwhile, Twitter finally opened up its verification system to all users, making its coveted checkmark something attainable by the masses, where before it was handled manually and at the company’s discretion, making for a fairly large group of users who felt slighted when requests were ignored.My next project is to continue adding new videos and tutorials to my new Premium package, and of course to continue with my massive book tour!So come meet me in the UK/Ireland/US/Canada and get your book signed or ask any questions about language learning!These fake verification sites collect users’ personal information and payment card details, and proceed to sign up victims for subscription-based memberships to adult video and webcam sites that total nearly 0 per month in fees.Verification is a much-desired feature on many social media services today.