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Low Opinion of Humanity

Why is there such a generally low opinion of humanity? Pyramids were created by aliens, the moon landing was a hoax: these and many other beliefs express nothing but a low opinion of human possibility. We live in an age of unparalleled human material creation beyond...

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Student, Teacher, Peers

The teacher and the student must have similar levels of commitment to the process. A dedicated teacher and a negligent student, or a dedicated student and a negligent teacher must not come together. If the student won't pursue his studies, he only deserves a teacher...

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50 years ago

It's been 50 years since I fractured my skull, lost my left eye, and lost my smile to mid sagittal paralysis. I noticed because I see people smiling, confident that their smile is pleasing to others. While my smile feels like a sinister commentary or a frequently...

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July 4, 2024 12:59 EDT

Starting with the Declaration of Independence, our government was born from the leading intellectual ideas of its time. It wasn't some anti-intellectual backwater that so many are so determined to turn it into.

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