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"Old Sport" (pt.2)

As promised, here is part two, but it comes with less of a bang. The sports mentioned here aren’t the main sports of either country. Some of these sports stand out in the US as the most beloved and popular while they are barely recognized in Germany. 1.402 kata lagi

Society

I Love... pop punk? - Valentine's Day Thoughts

I bet you expected something exciting, huh? A confession of some sort, me loving a… person! What I joke. Like, I love people alright, but not in the “I love you”-way. 459 kata lagi

Life

The Weakness of Groups

People value groups – we are a social species, after all, and our emotions steer us towards a sense of belonging. Consequently, we have a negative attitude towards discord as something that can split a group apart. 517 kata lagi

Philosophy

PHILIP TETLOCK + DAN GARDNER ~ SUPERFORECASTING

~ ODTRITFWAEOG ~ Our Desire To Reach Into The Future Will Always Exceed Our Grasp

~ OS ~ Optimistic Skeptic

~ SDTTIOMCC-A-AA-SC-IADF ~ Superforecasting Demands Thinking That Is Open-Minded, Careful, Curious – And – Above All – Self-Critical – It Also Demands Focus… 509 kata lagi

STRATEGY

MICHAEL PARENTI ~ THE FACE OF IMPERIALISM

~ TMOIE ~ The Myth Of Innocent Empires

~ EAEPFTIIOTIN-BECTTPOTCC ~ Empires Are Enormously Profitable For The Investor Interests Of The Imperial Nation – But Enormously Costly To The People Of The Colonized Country… 313 kata lagi

SOCIETY

FRANCES MOORE LAPPE ~ SIX HUMAN TRAITS WE CAN COUNT ON ~ ECOMIND

~ C-ITOTCACCEOESJAMACD ~ Cooperation – It Turns Out That Cooperating And Co-Creating Explain Our Evolutionary Success Just As Much As Competition Does

~ E-CIMPBE-AITSTBACDCO-‘SW’-IU ~ Empathy – Cooperation Is Made Possible By Empathy – And It Too Seems To Be A Capacity Deeply Carved – Or – “Soft-Wired” – Into Us… 181 kata lagi

STRATEGY

Severing Ties With Family: Siblings

I had just finished some work and decided with my temporary free time to see what was on television.  Curiosity brought me to a Dr. Phil special that featured women who had been abused by older siblings. 851 kata lagi

Empowerment