Perfection is achieved not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away
Huh? The iPod/iPhone could always do this.
Didn't Microsoft try a Windows option that hid your infrequently used menu options?
In fact, rising commitments to displays of lassitude are so resolute that sleep has become an increasingly fashionable topic to brag about. The traditional stigma associated with sloth and inactivity appears to be fading away. Occasionally, when I visit affluent homes, I notice that kids in their late teens start to roll out of bed at four of five in the afternoon. During my teenage years the prep-school set followed the same schedule, but it was always frowned upon. Today, such behavior is not only accepted in polite households, it’s celebrated by popular culture.
-- Sleep, the Newest Status Symbol Among the Wealthy. Vanity Fair, 31 August 2010.
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