How Not to Be Human

If you memorized all of the things under these three categories and could apply them at will, you would effectively have science for a brain:  Don’t use any logical fallacies when you are arguing.  Rid yourself of cognitive biases.  Don’t be so stupid that you think you are smart. Then again, if you can do…

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to things you should know about the world and culture. Buddhism 101: Four Noble Truths Suffering exists Suffering arises from attachment to desires Suffering ceases when attachment to desire ceases Freedom from suffering is possible by practicing the Eightfold Path Noble Eightfold Path Wisdom (panna) Right View Right Thought Morality (sila) Right Speech Right Action…

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Maybe I Wanna Be a Trial Attorney…

The following quotations are taken from official court records across the nation, showing how funny and embarrassing it is that recorders operate at all times in courts of law, so that even the slightest inadvertence is preserved for posterity. Lawyer: “Was that the same nose you broke as a child?” Witness: “I only have one, you know.”…

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You can’t go around building a better world for people. Only people can build a better world for people. Otherwise it’s just a cage.

– Terry Pratchett

Song of the Week

Maybe I should have a bit of music posted every week. Sunday nights, perhaps? This week I can’t get this song out of my head:

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!

Here’s a family favorite for the holiday:

Here’s another. This one’s my ringtone:

Two more finals and a paper. Wednesday can’t come soon enough…