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In the summer of 2012, just days before a certain columnist was found to have plagiarized from The New Yorker, a staff writer at the prominent magazine itself… 2,757 more words

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"The Tipping Point"

This was originally published on Ohio University’s ImPRessions blog on July 28, 2014. Check it out here! ouimpressions.com

What are social epidemics? The word “epidemic” is an adjective meaning widespread, contagious or sweeping. 780 more words

[Book thoughts]: M. Gladwell's Blink, Data modeling, and Corporate Structure

I got around to reading this book from my house a couple of weeks back as I have become increasingly intrigued by the art of decision making. 728 more words


Good Finds and Good Reads

I used to buy my books off Amazon but I quickly ran out of money. I found some great finds in the past week or so through thriftbooks.com and World Thrift in West Palm Beach. 137 more words


Ted Talks ~ Malcolm Gladwell On War

Last week or so I watched a Ted Talks by Malcolm Gladwell wherein he spoke about spaghetti sauce and consumer behavior.

I thoroughly enjoyed it, and was pleasantly surprised to find a new Ted Talks by Mr. 356 more words

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“The Tipping Point” Book Review

We are taking another break from talking University of Florida Gator football this week. I needed to distract myself from the Gators’ 23-20 loss at home in The Swamp to the South Carolina Gamecocks on Saturday, November 15, 2014 and… 742 more words

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Kelly Jo Peissner - Blog It! Social Software and Revolution

Just think, with a push of a button, one message can be viewed by thousands of people due to social media.  With a push of a button there can be thousands of “likes” on an event page or on a poll on Change.org.  614 more words

Cognitive Surplus