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Sul lato sinistro della scrivania: "Autobiografia" di Franklin

Sotto il sole per nulla cocente di questo luglio 2014, ho avuto modo di leggere l’Autobiografia di Franklin, trovata frettolosamente nella libreria di mio padre prima di una fuga al mare.  387 more words

Diritti Umani

The good will...

… of the governed will be starved if not fed by the good deeds of the governors

- Benjamin Franklin



This week I’m Living Carpe Diem. Last week a customer suggested using this choice Latin phrase for my catchphrase, as it was one of the first I learned, I agreed. 221 more words

Farming The Dream

10 Psychology Tricks You Can Use To Influence People

Before we get started, it’s important to note that none of these methods fall under what we would term the dark arts of influencing people. Anything that might be harmful to someone in any way, especially to their self esteem, is not included here. 1,623 more words


The Power of Routine

One of the first things I learned during my macro economics class this year, was that all of us have unlimited wants, needs and desires. Unfortunately, we cannot meet all of these wants because of one main concept: scarcity. 1,216 more words

Chris McLaughlin

The Revolutionary Brotherhood

In the wake of George Washington’s election as president, everyone and his brother-in-law wanted to join the Freemasons. Washington and Benjamin Franklin were the most prominent Freemasons in the world following the Revolution and the creation of the United States of America. 255 more words

Matricide: Part One

There are many reasons to adopt a vegetarian lifestyle:

1) Economic -Grains fed to cows and other farm animals bred for slaughter could be used to feed the world’s 842 million who suffer from undernourishment. 653 more words