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Walking in another’s Virtual Shoes – Can Gaming increase Understanding and Empathy?

Originally written for Just Gushing

Gaming has gone through its years of being feared, like records, cinema, T.V, arcade games, gin and most good things, and researchers are beginning to find video games can increase feelings of empathy. 853 more words

Just Do It.

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On my way home from internship yesterday, my attention was caught by the person sitting in front of me in the jeepney. Holding his girlfriend’s hand, he looked like a typical Filipino teen with machismo swag and exuded a certain attitude that he can handle anything. 851 more words

Capitalism, Lock in, and how do you know you are behaving with apathy?

Capitalism vs. lock in

Free markets encourage organizations to take leaps, to improve products, to obsess about delighting customers.

One reason that this happens is that… 344 more words


Do What You Fear Until You Fear it No Longer

I fear my workout, as I should.

My Monday workout is centered on the all-mighty 20-rep squat. Using the weight of your 10-rep max, perform 10 regular repetitions. 870 more words


The Universal Malaise

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Placebo Effect.”

I recently read that in not patenting the polio vaccine, Dr Jonas Salk forfeited the chance to be richer by $7 billion.

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The Scream and the Apathetic Mother

When I was 12, there was this one day I was washing my hands in the bathroom, and I saw this gigantic spider nearly the size of my face. 150 more words


In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Placebo Effect.”

I find my students often in a perpetual shoulder-shrugging status quo about their grade. More or less their faces could be the face of the grumpy cat, who does not care.

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