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Subcultures be Damned and They Hurt Us

I’ve studied psychology all my life. I studied canine behavior for twenty years. https://www.bebee.com/producer/@joyce-bowen/the-business-of-canines

I once had two bitches that had puppies in the same moments.   392 more words

NonFiction

Anger As Illumination and Other Gandhi Wisdoms

Book review: The Gift of Anger, by Arun Gandhi

“Bapuji often had a spinning wheel at his side, and I like to think of his life as a golden thread of stories and lessons that continue to weave in and out through the generations, making a stronger fabric for all our lives. 1,089 more words

Book Review

Strong is the New Pretty by Kate T. Parker

Shortly after Strong is the New Pretty came out and jumped onto the bestsellers list, my coworker’s stepmother came into the store and scoffed in disdain at the cover and claimed that we (society) were now turning girls into boys. 606 more words

Family

About Brando's and Marcel's Idea to Create a New World

Humbly dedicated to:
  • Talcott Parsons
  • Startups

Brando and Marcel were two young omnipotent beings who just graduated from the God College and thus became full-fledged gods. 1,262 more words

Comedy

Beware of Social Predators

To know oneself is critical to being able to navigate with any kind of intention in life. Without an appropriate knowledge of self we run the risk of drifting on the currents of happenstance, reflecting what we were exposed to while recording and reporting it without a meaningful and effective voice. 192 more words

Awareness

Equating problematic McMansions with problematic American suburbs

Amidst other problems with McMansions, one writer connects McMansions to failed suburban hopes for community:

No dream in America was ever been born innocent. Suburbia brought with it all the patriarchal problems one would expect in a glorification of the nuclear family—gestures broadly in the direction of…

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Sociology

What is Their Attitude Toward the Rest of the World?

If I asked this about Americans in general – my response would be “They think they are superior people – and are entitled to look down… 148 more words

Software