Smart people don’t multitask according to Stanford researchers in this study perils of multitasking: I hate being called a sucker for irrelevancy, but I do agree that multitasking can be a trap. Focusing and filtering are definitely keys to success and probably happiness. I am really conscious of this in 2017. Continue reading The Dumb Multitasker? at Howard Lindzon.
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On February 2nd Fiona Dourif (Curse of Chucky) and Jake Busey (“From Dusk Till Dawn”) battle the Arbor Demon. In the film, an adventurous married couple and an injured hunter are held captive inside a claustrophobic tent by a supernatural threat. For an unknown reason, the tent has become their only safe haven. Soon tensions […]
There’s a blurry line between pride and arrogance, but there are a few ways you can avoid the trap of arrogance. When you’re judging your own value, avoid looking at intrinsic talent and instead focus on effort. Read more...
The despair from comparing ourselves with others is the original fake news. We need to develop a new relationship with our thoughts Before Christmas I took a young relative to a jazz concert. The thought of it ruined his whole day. He scuffed around the house like an alt-right voter at a refugee camp. Show More Summary
(January 14, 2017 04:30 PM, by Scott Sumner) Many people are puzzled by the fact that Japan continues to fall short of its 2% inflation target. Some attribute this the Japan being in a "liquidity trap". But surely that can't be the complete explanation. If Zimbabwe can find... (0 COMMENTS)
2 Chainz Declines Donald Trump’s Invite To Perform For Inauguration Tity 2 Necklace is not going for the banana in the tailpipe. The trapstar rapper revealed via his Instagram page that Donald Trump requested his presence at the inauguration, he
Your dream home is apparently only a year's worth of physical labor, cost of supplies, and a work crew of children away— if you want it badly enough. In 2008, single mother of four Cara Brookins felt trapped: she was simultaneously living with a violent and abusive husband and being stalked by a mentally ill ex. Show More Summary
Reprinted with permission from AlterNet. Donald Trump tried to present himself as a paragon of journalistic virtue at Wednesday’s press conference, and if you were trapped in a bunker the last two years, from another planet, a frequent impulse buyer of bridges, or a Trump supporter, you might have believed him. Over the hour-long circus, [...]Show More Summary
Donald Trump tried to present himself as a paragon of journalistic virtue at Wednesday’s press conference, and if you were trapped in a bunker the last two years, from another planet, a frequent impulse buyer of bridges, or a Trump supporter, you might have believed him. Over the hour-long circus,...
A philosophically-minded MR reader writes to me: Tenure ought to be an occasion to explore radically new intellectual paths, ones not pre-approved by one’s field and ones that could, perhaps, do something to bridge the chasm betweenShow More Summary
We aren't sure if you gathered this from Trapped In The Closet parts 1 through 47,000, but R. Kelly is not one to be fcked with. Rumors recently ran rampant that the 50-year-old would be pretty much the only actual celebrity performing at Donald Trump's inauguration. Related: Trump Couldn't Even Get The Real Bruce Springsteen… Well, the songsmith [...]
Looks like R. Kelly was pissed. The R&B singer responsible for classics like the “I Believe I Can Fly,” “Ignition (Remix)” and the rap opera “Trapped in the Closet” recently found himself embroiled in a debate over whether or not he’d...Show More Summary
Look, sometimes you get really high, realize you need to go to Walmart for very important items, and end up trapped in the wrong bathroom. It happens.
We wish we could find out how this journey ends. Yes, we can almost hear the frantic thoughts of this fisherman stuck on a detached chunk of ice floating downstream. He can't come up with a solution, though, and neither can we. Does...Show More Summary
As the tax reform debate heats up in Congress,the obscure border adjustment tax (BAT) is causing friction within the GOP. The post A Nasty Political and Economic Trap for Trump appeared first on RedState.
In the battle for market dominance we still DON’T have a winner! Bulls? Bears? Nada. Instead we remain trapped at the highs in a volatile sideways trading range. Here’s today’s updated Emini (@ES) trading levels for your trades: Supply and demand move price; it’s nothing magical. Right now we’re at a critical reference area – 2,270 in the [...]
I gave Chris Draft the three magic numbers he was inching up to my center to overhear. Then I sat back and watched the veteran linebacker walk directly into my trap. Draft knew my "538" call from our previous meeting with the Panthers; he didn’t know I knew he knew. Show More Summary
The Tigers pounced on the Tide in the second half, and finally getting some good field position was a turning point. For a time, the National Championship had all the trappings of a typical Alabama boa constrictor job. The Tide got the...Show More Summary
It's kind of remarkable to read a piece like this that may perhaps give hope to members trapped in the purgatory we call the Absent Teacher Reserve. Randy Asher, principal of Brooklyn Tech actually has a job trying to shrink the Absent Teacher Reserve. Show More Summary