Why You Might Never Actually Take Action

You’ve been trained to NOT take action since the beginning. Procrastinating on school projects. Cramming for exams. Sound familiar? How about pushing the meeting back until next week? Telling yourself you’ll start working out once x, y, or z happens first? Well, these habits are also related to the way your mind and body work. […]

What To Do When Someone Wrongs You

Your options are: Roll over and suffer in silence. Avenge and suffer without resolving your long-term, internal pain. Act out and hurt proximal, innocent people instead of the perpetrator. Retaliate with proportionate punishment until they stop or change behavior. Take something valuable from them until they stop or apologize. Most of us can eliminate responses […]

Should You Trust Science?

The scientists said we needed to eat more eggs. Then they said that eggs were bad for us–something about cholesterol. Now they say we should just eat egg whites so we can get the good cholesterol. Who knows what they’ll be wrong about next. Damn scientists. The trick about science is that it’s almost always […]