During The Amazing Meeting 7 (in 2009), Adam Savage from Mythbusters spoke about the importance of his failures and how they shaped him. JREF has now put the video online:
Any particular timestamps you’d recommend watching?
If you’re a JREF supporter, by the way, they’re currently in the middle of a fundraising drive called the “Season of Reason” campaign — proceeds will support educational programs (grants, scholarships, workshops, classroom materials, etc).
If you can help them out, please do — you can even get a nice Surly-Ramic holiday ornament
All your donations will be matched up through the first $100,000 raised, so there’s no better time to give to them.