Monthly Archives: December 2014

Collected Aphorisms 2014

Editorial Note:  I have been asked by a small number of people over the last few years if I were going to write a book with my pithy thoughts and aphorisms.  I probably won’t because books are expensive to produce … Continue reading

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Fair Questions: Are we the beautiful ones?

In a recent Breitbart article seeking to explain why so many men are opting out of the mating game, a reference is made to a famous study conducted with mice by John B. Calhoun.  Specifically, the claim is made by … Continue reading

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Switch: Motivate the Elephant

Now that we have learned how to Direct the Rider, it is time to move on to the next phase of the Heath brothers’ plan for change and Motivate the Elephant. The authors of Switch begin with the process of … Continue reading

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