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Irrational Behaviors: Preferences, Defaults, and Manipulating Desires


The following questions were presented to two groups of individuals. They were given 10 minutes to write them down.

  • Group A) List 3 reasons why you love your significant other.
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Jabari Parker Leaving Duke

Duke’s freshman forward Jabari Parker has decided to retire his final three years of eligibility to pursue a career in the NBA. The 6-foot-8 workhorse joins Corey Maggette, Luol Deng, Kyrie Irving and Austin Rivers as Blue Devils freshman to enter the draft after just one year of college basketball. 278 more words

Is Jabari Staying?

Jabari Parker said that he would make his decision today on whether he will declare for the NBA draft or stay at Duke University. However, now he is postponing his decision again. 270 more words


An Appeal To Abolish War by Stanley Hauerwas and Enda McDonagh

I came across this today and wanted to share it with my Theologian friends. It’s from the book “War and the American Difference.”

An Appeal to Abolish War… 1,205 more words

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Free Educational Classes with Khan Academy

Today I want to mention an educational site available for anyone who wants to  learn more…

Khan Academy is a site where you can really exercise your brain muscle. 275 more words


UConn wins another Title ... Can they get some respect now?

Some time ago I wondered what would happen to UCon when the Big East disbanded. They were one of the original members of the Big East and the Calhoun years were kind to UConn and made them a power in the Big East. 322 more words


Science Fiction Come to Life with Engineered Muscles that are Self Healing

Science fiction come to life!  Scientists at Duke University have made the first lab-grown muscle that heals itself inside the animal.  And it was all witnessed first hand through a window in the mouse’s back. 96 more words