A gift Parents: If you don’t make this one thing a priority, your kids are screwed Booze at a kids party? The key to your health… Be antifragile
Politics as street magic

Politics as street magic

Have you ever seen David Blaine’s street magic? Check out this video… The biggest “trick” in magic is to have a person focus on the unimportant while completely ignoring the… Read more »

How the “news” ruins your health

How the “news” ruins your health

Reading time: Approximately 5 minutes Here’s a fun experiment: Go to your favorite news site and look closely at the headlines. I’ve been doing it for the past couple of… Read more »

Surfing as a metaphor for life

Surfing as a metaphor for life

Yes I know… Surfing metaphors can be some of the most clichéd, hackneyed and overwrought metaphors of all time. But as they say, it’s always the new proselytes who are… Read more »

Don’t Read This!

Don’t Read This!

Free Yourself from Mental Slavery (Pt 2) Don’t you hate it when someone tells you what to do? I sure do. In fact when told what to do (or not… Read more »

Brass tits and big balls

Brass tits and big balls

Him: “Your wife has brass tits.” Me: [Getting into my best karate stance and preparing to smote him with righteous fury] “Excuse me?” Him: [Backing up] “No, no, no… What… Read more »

Financial resilience: The illusion of job security

Financial resilience: The illusion of job security

Sorry for going dark the past several weeks, but my batteries were out of juice. In addition to writing here from time to time, I also have a cranky one… Read more »

Bad news enclosed….

Bad news enclosed….

So, “What do you want out of life?” When asked this question the most common response is, “To be happy.”  or some variation. Do you want to be happy? Who… Read more »

Glory Days!

Glory Days!

A slice of life… I was cleaning out some old computer files and I ran across this small note I made one night when I was living in Panama.  (… Read more »

Recognize that you’re being lied to, but understand why (Part 2)

Recognize that you’re being lied to, but understand why (Part 2)

We have been subjected to a massive conspiracy of lies, but it’s a conspiracy of our own making and one in which almost all of us have willingly taken part…. Read more »

Developing a new mindset based on economic reality (Part 1)

Developing a new mindset based on economic reality (Part 1)

Reading time: Approximately 5 minutes I’m going to do this in several parts because it’s a really big topic. Today I’ll try and lay out why I believe facing economic… Read more »

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