Growing up the phrase “that’s the way things are” kept popping up any time some uncomfortable topic was discussed. Such topics could include anything from discrimination (“yes, it would be nice if there was no prejudice in the world but that’s the way things are”) to how to succeed (“you will never be rich […]
Again, keep in mind fear does not exist in flow. That means to overcome it you have to take a radically different approach to dealing with it. “Overcome” isn’t really the right word. It makes fear sound like an obstacle that will show up again — you overcome fear this time but it will […]
Since there continues to be a lot of interest on this topic I thought I’d throw in two more cents.
When I read about this law the absolute first thing that popped into my head was the Cheech Marin (of Cheech and Chong fame) movie “Born in East LA”. In the movie Cheech, a American […]
Being out of work, finding a job and/or working a job you hate can cause a ton of stress in your life, not to mention angry, anxiety, worry and a host of other emotions. I’ve been there numerous times, and have experienced the feeling of being both helpless and worthless.
The fact is economies ebb […]
I was reading an article on Noam Chomsky (he’s a radical thinker shunned by the right AND the left) and he was saying how he listens to talk radio to hear the callers, not the hosts. The reason is that many people calling the likes of Rush Limbaugh and Glen Beck are consistently saying […]