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Tyler Cowen on Fear of Terrorism

He makes some good points.

Could more education in numeracy and statistical literacy be the key to rationalizing away our fear?


Men tend to carry their honesty in pigeonholes. They can be perfectly honest in some ways and fool themselves in other ways. – Go Set a Watchman, Harper Lee

Book Quotes

A 25-Year-Old’s Diary Entries From Mid-December, 1976

Tuesday, December 14, 1976

7 PM. In a couple of hours, Mom and Dad will be home to tell me that they’ve definitely decided to move to Florida soon. 4,543 more words

Live The Truth (Or Die From The Lie)

The origins of self-deception run deep. We have to unravel our web of lies if we are ever to find our way back to the people we were put on this earth to be. 2,225 more words


"The Green Oasis on a Trouble World"

The object of this blog is not merely to supply you with something to read, but rather to awaken a personal witness of Truth within  you. 443 more words

Love Security


Life is so tricky.

It’s so easy to think we know what’s up, what’s going on inside us…why we do what we do…what we need and what we don’t. 655 more words

This Is Life.