The above statement seems valid if looking at this through the prisoner’s dilemma and assuming that the people participating do not know the strategy. But what happens if they do know the best strategy for winning? Isn’t the point of being nice the ultimate goal and not winning? My problem are not with the findings, … More Nice guys finish first – proven through simulated prisoner’s dilemma.
I’m sure a lot of you will have either heard of this or just figured/tried it out yourselves. A lot of us are let’s say in what people would consider a steady, stable and repetitive stage of life, some would call it mundane. We often use the same path’s, roads or route’s to get from … More Give your “mundane life” a fresh perspective
So here is something random I thought about after someone bit their lip the other day. It was one of those bad ones and it obviously hurt like h*%#. This got me thinking about how many other people have suffered from this horrible fate before and for how long this must have been a “thing” … More Biting your lip, why haven’t we evolved?
There has been a trend for quite some time now where Youtube’rs and other social media “persons” go out (usually to the streets) to do some kind of charitable act like for example giving food to the homeless whilst filming themselves doing this benevolent act and then posting it online for everyone to see. Personally … More Random acts of kindness or calculated acts of self-gain?
It is very common for people to forgive wrongdoing by someone as a superficial gesture hoping that this act would somehow magically start healing oneself without further involvement or emotional commitment. Usually to no avail. It is in our nature to want to deal with something expediently especially if it is causing us great pain … More The art of forgiveness – a personal take
The human experience, raw beauty. It is like when untouched snow which brightens up the otherwise dull and depressing dark days of winter, starts melting into the black dirty abyss of everything it has covered. It is like the sensation you get when you find out you have been lied to. Something that looked so … More The human experience, raw beauty
In and out as the tides grow stronger, the life which was once new now grows older, as morning labors and toils away, the evening sits and lays in wait, waiting for the darkness to come resume its rightful place. These are the cycles that run our world, cycles that are beautiful but also hurt … More Linear Fantasy