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Recall vs Reason- a powerful technique to avoid silly mistakes

I recently gave an MCQ based test in which I marked a known question wrong. Silly mistake. Later when I came home, I sat down and started thinking why I marked the wrong answer. 326 more words

Brain

Deng Xiaoping's cats and Donald Trump

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

If Deng Xiaoping, China’s former supreme leader and the chief architect of China’s modern-day pragmatism, were asked to comment on the election of Mr Donald Trump as the next United States president, he would simply quote himself: “It does not matter whether it is a black cat or a white cat, as long as it catches mice, it is a good cat.” 1,209 more words

Current Affairs

Day 61 - Struggle between heart and mind

A friend of mine sent this picture to me and a couple other friends. She made it over a couple of months of therapy. A brain and a heart. 447 more words

December 2016

Fear of Muslims is IRRATIONAL: Refuting General Flynn's Bigoted Bullsh*t.

GENERAL FLYNN, A.K.A DR. STRANGELOVE, A.K.A CHICKEN LITTLE:

So, President Elect Donald Trump’s horrorshow of a cabinet, a verified who’s-who of human offal, is ultimately and unfortunately proving to those of us with working intuitive faculties that we were 100% correct w/r/t our fears of a bigoted, neocon, white-nationalist insurgency coming into the white house in 2017.   2,202 more words

I HADN'T

SEEN THIS UNTIL

I found the magazine in an Op Shoppe. Crank magazine, of course, never to be confused with either—

(a) common sense, or… 82 more words

ARGUS