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What Do You Care What You Think?

  Finding out what really happened is virtually impossible. Everyone, even Marcus Aurelius1, says “Perception is reality.” We have various news channels, different “brands of reality” if you will, for different interpretations of events. That would be fine if we…

Rebirth of the Renaissance Man

The ostensible success of Grown Ups 2 should serve as the last nail in the coffin for Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs hypothesis. Maslow suggested (hoped, really) that as people met their basic needs they would strive to achieve more for…