It deals with policy and world ideas. The writing is great, well sourced, interesting and steady flow of content. https://johnib.wordpress.com/
Few days a go I posted a short clip where Stephen Fry is interviewed and asked about what he thinks about the notion of a God. https://kamakawida.wordpress.com/2015/02/07/meaning-of-lif…en-fry-sees-it/ Here is a rebuttal to it by Russell Brand. Interesting to say the least.
Found this interesting piece on why tipping might not be as good as the intention behind it. I do agree with the arguments in this video but I then wonder how easy it is to change this kind of a culture. Up here in Scandinavia tipping is slowly becoming culture but its nowhere close to … More Should tipping be encouraged or not?
Although the reason explained in this video seems legitimate enough, I cant stop thinking that it just sounds a bit off. Maybe it could have to do something with affection or some possibly deeper meaning than self-defense. Anyway see what you think.
How do we weigh risks when facing favorable odds? I found it quite intriguing seeing how we view loss and gain. I definitely would be skeptical of betting my 10 vs his 1o bucks on a 50/50 coin toss. However betting 10 or a 100 times on my 10 vs his 20 bucks would have … More Interesting thought experiment on how we judge risks.
This a great old video explaining the differential gear. Enjoy!
Here is a glimpse back in time. Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUuwG6LcYyLganS7LAId9Kg/videos