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Of course you don't have control over everything that happens, but you do decide how to react. Your circumstances are unique to you but everyone has their own unique story. You may think you want a billion dollars and flat abs but we both know that's not true. Without you,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2017 at Thinking about Life
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6:21am – My wrist vibrates and I wake up, super alert. Good, my assistant did a killer job and woke me up during a light sleep phase, right after a REM cycle. Who knew 5 hours of sleep could feel this good? 6:33am – After using the bathroom, my assistant... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2017 at Thinking about Life
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While your attention is on who's running the country for the next 4 years, you're missing out on watching the future unfold. People have working machine arms, medicine is about to get a whole lot better, and one day we'll all be hooked up to computers. http://www.wired.co.uk/article/darpa-arati-prabhakar-humans-machines While we're over... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2017 at Thinking about Life
Throughout history, there have always been just 3 classes. The high, middle, and low. Think billionaires, middle class, and poor. These three classes all want something. The high want to stay where they are in society. The middle want to change places with the high. Much of the low is... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2017 at Thinking about Life
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I have a job as a cashier making $10 per hour. I work 8 hours a day and serve about 240 people every day. In my head, I calculate that I make $0.33 per customer helped. Not a ton. Probably less than the fast food joint I work for does... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2017 at Thinking about Life
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Good enough for who? Who are you measuring yourself against? Whose expectations are you trying to live up to? Why do you feel that way? Look, there are 7.5 billion people on earth, which is a lot. As that number by itself is incomprehensible, let's use numbers we can understand.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2017 at Thinking about Life
Dear diary, I woke up this morning when I heard the shower running. I yawned and went back to sleep. A little while later, I figured it was time for breakfast because someone was making noise downstairs. I cleaned my crotch, ate, and took a dump. My dad asked if... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2017 at Thinking about Life
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Let me explain. When I was 19 years old, I desperately wanted to weigh 200lbs. I am 6’4 and in high school, never cracked 170lbs. It’s weird because looking back, I knew some of my shorter friends envied me for my height. At that point in my life, I would... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2017 at Thinking about Life