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“Missing” Woman Unknowingly Joins Search for Herself

A woman who was reported missing from an Icelandic tour unwittingly joined a search for herself. According to the Reykjavik Grapevine, a woman described...

Ultra-Orthodox Jews Delay Flight Because They Can’t Sit Next to Women

Ultra-Orthodox Jews refuse to sit next to women, delay flight By Bob Fredericks Hundreds of Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men refused to sit next to women on an...

When We Want Something More Although We Like it Less

By Daniel R. Hawes An old Greek fable famously tells the story of a fox, who tries really hard to get his hands on a...

How To Live Forever! Or Why Habits Are A Curse

by Alva Noë By forming new habits, life becomes a series of arcs. The experienced length of a day, or week, or season, has...

The Funny Story of the Bank Robber with the Lemon Juice...

By Anupum Pant In a wonderful paper titled “Unskilled and Unaware of it“, two social psychologists from Cornell University, Justin Kruger and David Dunning share an...

How can you tell if someone is a Pathological Lier?

Pathological liars - or "mythomaniacs" - may be suffering from histrionic personality disorder or narcissistic personality disorder. The following comments basically reflect a pathological...

Why the Stupid are too Stupid to Realize They’re Stupid? The...

By Bob Seidensticker Has it ever seemed to you that less competent people rate their competence higher than it actually is, while more competent people...

List of World’s Billionaires 2015

#1 Bill Gates $79.2 B 59 Microsoft United States #2 Carlos Slim Helu $77.1 B 75 telecom Mexico #3 Warren Buffett $72.7 B 84 Berkshire Hathaway...