Preppers: A Societal Response to Insecurity and Catastrophe

In the contemporary era of uncertainty, there is a growing cohort of individuals who, in response to the perceived fragility of the social order, have taken it upon themselves to prepare for the worst. Known as preppers, these individuals devote their lives to the acquisition of material and knowledge necessary to survive, and even thrive, […]

The History of Deception: From Ancient Societies to Modern Times

The human faculty for deception, that complex tapestry of lies, cunning, and manipulation, has been an intimate companion to our species since time immemorial. The fascinating interplay between truth and falsehood has shaped not only our individual interactions but also the broader course of history. In this essay, we shall embark on a journey through […]

Plyometrics: The Science Behind Muscle Contractions

Many people have heard the term “plyometrics,” but many do not know what it truly means. In short, plyometrics are exercises that involve rapid and explosive muscle contractions. These exercises are designed to increase power, agility, and speed in athletes. But how does plyometrics work? Let’s take a look at the science behind these exercises […]

10 Reasons Why Soleus Pushups are Good For You

In the world of fitness, the soleus pushup is a unique exercise that you may not have heard of. This type of pushup is becoming increasingly popular among athletes and fitness enthusiasts alike due to its challenging nature and the fact that it works the muscles in your lower body more effectively than traditional pushups. […]

Frankfurt on Bullshit

Frankfurt argues in his essay on bullshit that it is even more detrimental than lying. Lying is a conscious act of deception, where the liar knows the truth and chooses to conceal it. Bullshit, on the other hand, is something that sounds like it could be true, but is not necessarily true. The person speaking […]

The False Dichotomy Between Fun and Meaning

In today’s society, we are constantly faced with a dilemma between fun and meaning. We are told that we must strive for success in our careers and relationships in order to find fulfillment and happiness. However, what if the true purpose of our lives is simply to propagate our genes? This is the viewpoint of […]

Ideas die so that you don’t have to

In the words of Whitehead, “ideas die so that you don’t have to.” The statement highlights the importance of self-criticism in the process of thinking and decision making. Self-criticism, or neuroticism, plays a crucial role in human evolution as it allows individuals to simulate the world and plan their actions in it. However, when self-criticism […]

Exploring the Possibilities of AI in Social Media Marketing

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become increasingly popular in recent years, and it is no surprise that the technology is making its way into the world of social media marketing. AI can be used to automate mundane tasks, such as scheduling posts and analyzing data, allowing marketers to focus on more creative aspects of their work. […]

The Enemies of Graham Hancock in High Places

Graham Hancock is a British journalist and author who has written extensively on topics such as alternative history, archaeology, and pre-Columbian civilizations. In his books and lectures, he has often taken a critical view of the status quo that has made him some powerful enemies in high places. Let’s take a closer look at why […]