Archive for the 'General' Category

Antimimeticisomorphism: How To Ride A Bike

This video is a classic example of antimimeticisomorphism in action – think totally differently about something we all do, ordinarily, ride a bike. The extra-ordinary result is 45+ MILLION views. That’s totally exponential.

David Bowie R.I.P.

The world has sadly lost a true cultural and musical ICON – David Bowie. One of his many legacies is his 23-year love story with Iman. Below is a prescient tweet she posted two days before he passed…    

Inspirational mother creates a legacy for daughter

The “feel good” story below has a sad element – the mother is dying of breast cancer and creates a collection of cards for her daughter… https://www.yahoo.com/parenting/mom-writes-daughter-a-lifetime-of-cards-for-when-124675084667.html It got me thinking about people who regret not spending more (quality) time with their families while they could… That, in my view is just as sad. Sometimes, […]

Inspirational Quote: Montreal gets into the swing of it!

A Sad Day For Romantics

If you’ve never heard of the Pont des Arts bridge that used to hold tens of thousands of lover’s padlocks… You are not a true romantic… Click on the URL above to see the removal of an iconic symbol of romanticism. I can’t believe the city of Paris was not willing to move the padlocks […]

Happy New Year!

Top 10 Blog Posts Of 2013

2013 has been quite a year. Below is a list of the top 10 blog posts of the year. Enjoy a quick review and use the tips and techniques to make 2014 your best year ever! Willpower is like a battery – How to stick to your goals like New Year’s Resolutions. Hyperbolic Discounting – […]

Time Warp

Have you ever wondered why time seems to pass more quickly as you age? Or how vacations seem to flash by as work days never seem to end? There are several reasons for these perceptual and temporal distortions. One interesting explanation is offered by Scott H Young on his blog dedicated to getting more from […]

Professor Dr Malcolm Simons RIP

I’ve blogged about Professor Dr Malcolm Simons on this and other blogs several times. I am sad to say Malcolm passed away on 25 January 2012, at 10.14 pm. “Dear Friends, He was surrounded by family and friends and achieved his wish to die peacefully and with dignity. He did this (as always) on his […]

Time Honored Truths

Today’s collection of time honored truths is courtesy of Angela Muzyczka of Sydney’s Adult Shop in the CBD. They are a priceless source of comic relief that I know you’ll want to forward on to friends and family! Don’t sweat the petty things, and don’t pet the sweaty things. One tequila, two tequila, three tequila, […]