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Mr. Nobody: Epiphanies, Déjà vu and Multiple Lives

Let me just start off by saying that the responses and discussions spurred by the film Mr. Nobody on this blog are truly inspiring and has made me realize the quality of readers of this blog. 1,535 more words

Overcats

Are We Killing Communication with Technology?

Feeling nostalgic over 90s sitcoms, I think about the days when meeting people meant walking up to them in a public setting and striking up a conversation. 809 more words

Emotional arbitrage

Thanks to a conversation had with my dear friend Vasily back in July, I’ve been thinking about the idea of “emotional arbitrage” a whole lot lately. 1,240 more words

The Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less

Why do we have to have choices, yet like to have them available?

Take the classic example of a child and his sister playing together. One of the siblings will most like want a toy just because their sibling is using it, whereas previously, they took no interest in it. 292 more words

Philosophy

Having a Choice vs. Having to Choose and How to Do It

Would you rather have a choice or not have a choice?

or

Would you rather have to choose or not have to choose?

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Create Your Legacy

Here’s Why Netflix Won’t Let You Download Movies

Now that some Amazon Prime subscribers are able to download movies and TV shows for offline viewing, rival streaming company Netflix has been left to defend its reasoning for not offering a similar service. 349 more words

Here’s why Netflix won’t let you download movies

Now that some Amazon Prime subscribers are able to download movies and TV shows for offline viewing, rival streaming company Netflix has been left to defend its reasoning for not offering a similar service. 357 more words

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