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An unusually high ratio of google plus recommendations to facebook recommendations on this article. Not surprisingly, I guess.
Social media—from Facebook to Twitter—have made us more densely networked than ever. Yet for all this connectivity, new research suggests that we have never been lonelier (or more narcissistic)—and th...
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Some people say Frank Gaffney is crazy. Some people say he's just cynical. My own musings have been more along the lines of, 'Why does anyone take this guy seriously?' Anyway, as for the crazy/cynical question, I think we have some fresh evidence.
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I wish more Americans were as tough as this Norwegian.
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I wish the whole world was as tough.
One of the most interesting bloggingheads episodes of late was the one on the study that compared our perception of danger to actual danger. We live in constant fear of terrorists, when the chance of dying from a terrorist attack is one in a few million, and yet we do not fear the real danger of crossing a busy street or overtaking a car in a two-way road.
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Just in case you haven't seen enough 9/11 retrospectives...
Just shy of 10 years ago, on Sept. 12, 2001, Secretary of State Colin Powell said the U.S. and its allies would “go after terrorism wherever we find it in the world” and “get it by its branch and root...
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Great article +Robert Wright! By the way, The Evolution of God and Nonzero are two of my favorite books. I'm looking forward to your next one.
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Assuming this study is valid, the question is how to operationalize it. Grantseekers, have at it!
A new study suggests we can keep our prejudices in check by trying to see the world through someone else's eyes.
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Robert and John - I've never interacted with you before, and it's nice to make your acquaintance.
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