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Appearance or Rationality?

Yesterday I posted the following comment as my status on Facebook:

“After several years of getting drawn in to various debates on Facebook, I have come to a conclusion. 525 more words

Donald Williams

For Tense, Stressed, And Impatient People: A Basic Mental Exercise That Will Help Fix It

Reading this article can help absolutely anyone if they genuinely try and engage with it. It’s a big claim I know, but my challenge for you is to stay and read it all. 610 more words

The dawn of a new blog

It’s been about ten years since I’ve regularly blogged, and it’s been eight years since I’ve been on Facebook… coincidence? The anti-social media called ‘social media’ played havoc with my attention span. 102 more words

#gamergate

"Oh Look...A Kitty!"

I love the many clever memes that are circulated on social media. One of my favorites reads, “I don’t have a short attention span, I just…oh look, a kitty!” What I like about that meme is that it so succinctly captures the American society’s lack of an appetite for staying with an issue of any depth. 437 more words

Women have the attention span of a fish.

I know the title is insulting to fish, but read on if you’re open-minded (that means most women will, unfortunately, not read on, obviously). It’s quite evident that women tend to have worse attention spans than men do, and for who knows what reasons (biology, the way society lets women be stupider and more useless, combination of both). 562 more words

Attention Span

Problem-Solving in the "Short Attention Span Theater"

In my 33 years of corporate experience I’ve learned that above all else, being a good listener is the true secret to success. I’ve always followed the adage that since we have two ears and one mouth, we should listen twice as much (at least) as we talk. 685 more words

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