On some level, the entire problem of communication is the difficulty of pushing complex bundles of inter-related thoughts through your mouth.
American Universities sell an ongoing service that alumni receive for the rest of their lives, co-creating the good with other people who've paid a costly signal of their commitment to it.
So many things takes longer than they should, but longer-taking things take longer-longer
Something I heard recently is that your brain processes new information by first temporarily believing it and then, if necessary, disconfirming it. So if you're told something false, you'll very briefly believe it – try it on for size, I guess -- before tagging it as inconsistent with your existing knowledge,
Why exactly do various tasks suffer so much if you're interrupted?
Spend now, pay later....
The common way to talk about happiness is as a single scale: unhappy at one end, neutral in the middle, happy at the other end. I think that model is wrong.
Nobody is fooled, and nobody is fooled about anyone else's fooled-ness.
Can the secret to South Korea's economic development also help your teenager?
Pre-scheduling posts has a couple of big benefits and a couple of major costs.