“I see liberalism and conservatism as opposing principles that work well when in...– Jonathan Haidt in Conservatives Live in a Different Moral Universe — And Here’s Why It Matters
The orginal was one of my favorite songs in high school. This version gets better as it goes on all the way until a satisfying end.
Sabotaging Success, but to What End? (New York... →
psychotherapy: “You could say I’ve been unlucky in love,” a young man told me during a recent consultation. He went on to describe a series of failed romantic relationships, all united by a single theme: he had been mistreated by unsympathetic women who cheated on him. This was not his only area of disappointment, though. At work, he had just been passed over for a promotion; it went to a...
The Republican Party now has taken some of the... →
Predator meets Surviving the Game →
This is, of course, a political victory for President Obama, and a triumph for...– Krugman in the NYT
Sam Cooke > Otis Redding > Marvin Gaye > Al Green
So the first A.V. Club Undercover song is up and it’s Ted Leo covering Everybody Wants to Rule the World. I didn’t think it would be a great fit but he really killed it.
Talking Heads- Road to Nowhere
So I’ll wrap up this little TED party with Dan Pink and his ideas on Motivation. This is basically what we found in the research lab that worked with at UW.
Zimbardo’s TED lecture Somehow I have a feeling that it relates to what LOST is all about.
Seligman on Positive Psychology. It gets better as it goes along.
“Shouldn’t you be at Urban Outfitters?” “I’ll go there later if I feel like it.” I can’t remember the last time I’ve laughed as hard at a TV show as I did at this. You really should check out the full episode on Hulu.
I really like Brian Williams.
Nickel Creek- Can’t Complain An amazingly...