Category Archives: Random wisdom

New Year’s Eve Message to the World 2013: Fear of Success

Hello, hello to my dear friends! I am blessed to have so many of you that every now and then I choose to write a collective message instead of personal ones because writing individually would take months :). But also … Continue reading

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Dirty laundry

Aaaaaand as it sometimes happens, I have created a monster – wheee! So today, kids, the things that we are going to look at are censorship, politeness and airing dirty laundry. On the one hand, there is a certain ‘rule’ … Continue reading

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15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy – or maybe not…

“Here is a list of 15 things which, if you give up on them, will make your life a lot easier and much, much happier”, claims the author of 15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy. I expected a … Continue reading

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Crushed by the intellect…

A few times I had been accused of being too “pushy” in discussions and of “crushing” people with my “intellect”. As you can probably infer from the fact that I am writing about it in the first place, I have … Continue reading

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‘Theory of evolution’ and science: dictionary for dummies

We run into a lot of circular arguments with people when basic terminology remains grossly misunderstood, so here is a quick easy break-down for anyone who ever runs into “evolution is/isn’t true” wall with other people. It’s nothing more than … Continue reading

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Top 20 Logical Fallacies – how well do you score?

(From  The Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe) What is a logical fallacy? All arguments have the same basic structure: A therefore B. They begin with one or more premises (A), which is a fact or assumption upon which the argument is … Continue reading

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Authors@Google: Tim Keller DEBUNKED

Someone asked me to watch the video of Tim Keller’s speech, as an example of very plausible and sound argument for the existence of god… I wish I hadn’t done it because it made my brain hurt just counting the … Continue reading

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On matters of belief…

This is the map of the strength of religious belief in the world. It very closely corresponds to the map of the GDP distribution in the world… As some of you have noticed on my Facebook, I had recently been engaged … Continue reading

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Thought of the night 11.01.11

I’ve dreamt of an awakening my whole life, I’ve waited, summoned strength, I’ve kept my cool Only to realize – oh, fruitless fool! – That I had been awake for all the while…   (p.s. that’s what showering does to … Continue reading

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New year’s message to the world edition 2010

Depending on the calendar you might choose to use, a new year had, once again, began. Hopefully, it will bring on positive changes in our lives and in this entire world… This time I am writing after the holidays again, … Continue reading

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New year’s message to the world edition 2007

Greetings :D. How are you doing? Well,  THE time has come, it is my end-of-the-year message you’re about to read. As usual, don’t expect it to be too holiday-cheerful or too short :D. So here we go… This year has been … Continue reading

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