Why Democrats Move to the Center, and Republicans... →
robertreich: If Republicans succeed in taking over the House and come even close to gaining a majority in the Senate, expect calls for the President to “move to the center.” These will come not only from Republicans but also from conservative Democrats, other prominent Dems who have been defeated, Fox…
Stop caring what other people think. How? Understand that this is your life, not...– Stephanie Klein (via kari-shma)
A few years ago Sarah Brosnan and I demonstrated that primates will happily...– inequity aversion - Morals without God by Frans B. M. de Waal
For the love of humanity, stop whining!
Yes, it’s one of my bad habits! I pledge to stop whining on every fucking thing that I hate, and take action instead. This action can be in form of confronting the fucking thing that I hate, or simply to walk and avoid that fucking thing that I hate. Reaction! I think Seth Godin speaks the truth on this matter. Whining doesn’t get you anywhere! It’s the placebo or should I say...
I recently asked my friends’ little girl what she wanted to be when she...– From a listener
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Why Are Chinese Millionaires So Stingy? →
A good read. Some interesting points. First, China’s wealthy are relatively young, still in the acquisitive stages of their lives. The average age of China’s millionaires is 39. Second, it is virtually impossible to become wealthy in today’s China without being corrupt and ruthless, and corrupt and ruthless folk are usually not inclined to dispose of their ill-gotten gains. China’s...