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THE PROBLEM WITH THE WORLD
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The problem with the world is that truly stupid people -- with access and control over critical information -- are the ones running things. You don’t have to be particularly intelligent to rule. In fact, it probably gets i... read more

JUNG'S FOUR STAGES OF CHARACTER TRANSFORMATION
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A robust character hinges on eight core virtues: courage, moderation, wisdom, justice, curiosity, honor, humility, and humor. These virtues will all be needed to navigate the four stages of transformation. ... read more

THERE HAS NEVER BEEN A BETTER TIME TO QUESTION AUTHORITY
( culture / people / politics / freedom )

Remember that old bumper sticker, QUESTION AUTHORITY ? Well, there has NEVER been a better time than NOW for that frame of mind. These past two years it has been AUTHORITIES and EXPERTS versus F... read more

GUSTAVE LE BON QUOTE
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The ascendancy of crowds indicates the death throes of a civilisation. Crowds are only useful for destruction. -- ... read more

VINCE COYNER QUOTE
( culture / quotes / tech / people )

Unlike Skynet, which gained self-awareness, Silicon Valley is full of people who seem to have no self-awareness at all. -- Vince Coyner, ... read more

STRUGGLING FISHERMAN FINDS RARE PEARL WORTH $330,000 WHILE SEARCHING FOR FOOD
( culture / people / money )

A struggling fisherman from an impoverished village in Thailand’s Nakhon Si Thammarat province made an incredible discovery on the beach. 37-year old Hatchai Niyomdecha happened to be walking along the... ... read more

DUTCH HYPNOTHERAPISTS EXPOSE TECHNIQUES USED ON US DAILY
( education / research / people / covid )

A friend of mine is a general prac... read more

GOOD NEWS FOR CHURCH-GOERS
( culture / people / religion )

"The ruling comes after the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn sued the "Democratic" governor of New York over his executive actions restricting church attendance earlier this month. In their 5-4 decision, the majority st... read more

MYERS-BRIGGS TEST COMPLETELY MEANINGLESS?
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About 2 million people take it annually at the behest of corporate HR departments, colleges and government agencies. The company that produces and markets the test makes around $20 million off it each year. The only problem? The test is completely meaningless.... read more

FUN FACTS ABOUT REDHEADS
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via Are Redheads Aliens? Strange Facts About Redheads I am a redhead myself (never liked the term ginger in this context, but that’s a perso... read more

PSYCHOPATHS AMONG US
( culture / people / politics )

"Politicians are more likely than people in the general population to be sociopaths. I think you would find no expert in the field of sociopathy- psychopathy- antisocial personality disorder who would dispute that a small minority of h... read more

LEO TOLSTOY QUOTE
( culture / quotes / people )

People try to do all sorts of clever and difficult things to improve life instead of doing the simplest, easiest thing -- refusing to participate in activities that make life bad. -- ... read more

STOP PANICKING
( culture / people / health )

Israeli virologist urges world leaders to calm public, slams unnecessary panic. ’People think this virus is going to attack them all, and then they’re all going to die,’ says Prof. Jihad Bishara. ’No... read more

WHERE YOU BELONG
( culture / people / geography )

I’ve been in middle Tennessee the past 25 years, grew up in northern California, spent most of my 20s in L.A., but according to ... read more

BEHAVIOR EXPERIMENT
( education / research / people )

Copied from somewhere, maybe one of these. And on this site, as well, at ... read more

ZERO TOLERANCE RESEARCH
( education / research / people )

FYI, below. I wanted to educate myself, anyway, and thought I might as well share what I found: zero-tolerance...rece... read more

PLASTIC GIRL
( culture / people )

It was horrible! I was at Walmart again, but that’s not the worst part. There was a teenage/early-20’s girl with boobs out to here, wearing the most form-fitting outfit you ... read more

TAKE THIS QUIZ
( culture / people )

From somewhere on the Internet ...Name the five wealthiest people in the world. Name the last five Heisman Trophy winners. Name the last five winners of the Miss America pageant. Name ten people who ... read more

WHICH WEBSITE WOULD YOU CHOOSE
( culture / people / internet )

If you were on a deserted island with an Internet connection and a pug, but could only access ONE website, which site would it be?(BTW, the pug is irrelevant, I just like pugs!)Facebook - 3 votesGoogle - 2 votesKi... read more

ESCAPE FROM ZIP TIES
( culture / people / advice / crime )

If you’re ever unlawfully detained, this might be good to know: from the rear - escape from zip ties in front - ... read more

GREED IS NOT A VIRTUE
( culture / people / money )

Great article. By capitalism’s perverse moral logic, if a person sells toxic assets by knowingly misrepresenting them as sound, the fault lies not with the misrepresentation of the seller, but rather wit... read more

NEIGHBORLY CONFRONTATION
( culture / people / confrontation )

I had a run-in yesterday with the neighbor formerly known as "ahole motorcycle guy." I had just gotten back from a customer's office when I get a knock on the door. It's "motorcycle guy" saying "Can we talk a minute? I know you... read more

GENDER UNKNOWN
( life / money / employment / people )

First time I've ever seen this. Filling out an online job application, the EEOC stuff at the bottom gave me a choice of: MaleFemaleGender UnknownDecline to Answer I can understand "sexually confused," but ... read more


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