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More on Luck (Or Moron Luck)

Sometimes I wake up in the middle of the night worrying about a¬†catastrophe that almost happened, but didn’t.

Really?! I’m worrying about the past? Don’t I have enough things I could drive myself crazy with? 711 more words


Anxiety and Magical Thinking

Hi web visitors,

The following is a note about anxiety that I just sent to my Tuesday training group at Stanford this week, and it occurred to me that you might find it of interest. 248 more words

General Public Blog

The Role of Chance and Luck in Life

Although we work harder in life when we believe we’re the master of our fate, if we don’t acknowledge the role of luck, we’re bound to be either… 805 more words


France Announces Plan To Put Eiffel Tower Behind 8 Foot Wall of Ballistic Glass...

Brilliant. “Screw the People, Save the Monuments”!… There is something remarkably French about this proactive approach.

Walls must work because Paris deputy mayor Jean-Francois Martins just announced their intention to build an 8 foot ballistic glass barricade around the base of the Eiffel Tower.  160 more words

Magical Thinking

You sound disappointed with me. Why?
Because secretly I had hoped you would know how badly I was hurting inside without me needing to tell you. 628 more words