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Day 21: Flexibly Connected

Day 21
Date:
July 30, 2015
Location: Honolulu, HI

It’s almost 11 p.m. I’m still up typing. I guess that 5 a.m. gym call is going to have to wait. 613 more words

The Friendzone

The Friendzone has pretty much become a dirty word in the dating world.
It is a term that elicits negative  reactions from both men and women. 779 more words

Asssertiveness

Retiring Your Professionalism

It had been a good run for Vance, but he decided he just didn’t want to go into Sarah’s department one more time.  He was eligible for retirement, had planned his retirement well, and was ready to enjoy the rest of his life.  577 more words

Appreciation

Selfishness and Self-Interest According to Ayn Rand

This may or may not have anything to do with existentialism, but allow me to talk about one of the most famous figures in modern philosophy—and that is Ayn Rand. 753 more words

Thoughts

Day 13: Get Up and Go!

Day 13
Date: July 21, 2015
Location: Honolulu, HI

I spent a significant portion of my life doing things because of other people. Maybe it was for their approval, maybe it was to prove them wrong, maybe it was not to seem rude. 969 more words

Rational Foreign Policy Agreements in The Self-Interest of Americans

In this day and age of pragmatic, short-range, agreements for agreement’s sake with communist (Cuba) and theocratic (Iran) dictatorships, and of the United States sacrificially financing both the defense of half a welfare… 1,008 more words

Individual Rights

The causes of the Greek economic tragedy—and the cure

New headlines and news stories about Greece’s looming economic collapse appear daily. This weekend, the National Post has a series of articles on the theme “Greece on the brink.” Some point the finger at the country’s political leadership: … 712 more words

Freedom