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National Review Online | Print - Jordan Peterson
Learning — and what is a life well lived but constant learning? — requires the constant tearing down and transformative rebuilding of the boundaries of your experience as you acquire new information.
learning  self-help 
yesterday by bencasnocha
The diabolical genius of the baby advice industry | News | The Guardian
The long read: Every baffled new parent goes searching for answers in baby manuals. But what they really offer is the reassuring fantasy that life’s most difficult questions have one right answer
advice  baby  parenting  self-help 
3 days ago by wiobyrne
I Want it All Now! Documentary on Marin County (1978) - YouTube
"From deep in NBC's archives, a funky '70s documentary which brought Marin County, California to national attention, from its fucked up deadbeat parents to its misguided fascination with mystical oriental ooga-booga horseshit. If you ever wondered why people associate peacock feathers and suicide with Marin, this is why. Strangely, Tupac Shakur does not make a cameo.

Each story in this film is an accurate depiction of everyone in Marin and does not deviate from any Marinite's experience, without exception."

[Via: ".@NBCNews did an extraordinary profile of Marin County 40 years ago:" https://twitter.com/nikosleverenz/status/950213237236117504

in response to: "In the 1960s, Marin County pioneered slow-growth environmentalism. Today the county's also home to some of the nation's highest housing costs, decades-old patterns of segregation and has the state's largest racial disparities http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-pol-ca-marin-county-affordable-housing-20170107-story.html "
https://twitter.com/dillonliam/status/950046576554029056 ]
marin  towatch  1978  bayarea  marincounty  1970s  1960s  history  narcissism  wealth  happiness  psychology  self  self-help  selfishness  race  racism  suburbs  sanfrancisco  capitalism  californianideology 
13 days ago by robertogreco
Customer Review of "The Achievement Habit"
A Discerning Man's Review of Bernard Roth's "The Achievement Habit"
design-thinking  self-help  buddhism  rants 
25 days ago by peterkaminski
Things You Can Do Everyday to Upgrade Your Intellect
“Don’t worry if you can’t remember all the content — you don’t have to. The process of understanding the context at the moment is more important than remembering it. Information is abundant, the processing ability is scarce. After all, you’re a living human, not a pen drive.”
intellect  context  quotes  Articles  self-help  information  remembering  @medium 
5 weeks ago by s7udi0
The School of Life
"Developing Emotional Intelligence" : mentioned in Recommendo.
psychology  self-help  Recommendo 
7 weeks ago by amoore

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