Charlie Sheen and the danger of false cures
By Michael Shermer, Scientific Americanon, July 1, 2016
When basketball legend Magic Johnson announced in 1991 that he had tested positive for HIV, it was a death sentence, and he promptly retired from the Los Angeles Lakers. Fans mourned his coming demise, but to everyone’s astonishment, Magic’s life continued in relative normalcy. A quarter of a century later he is an active entrepreneur, business leader, philanthropist and advocate for HIV/AIDS prevention.
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Is burnout simply the result of working too hard? Josh Cohen argues that the root of the problem lies deeper than that
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The future is delivered in a well-measured dose of 140 letter characters. I am writing this post, respecting this constrain. Just like ‘him’.
The first dark president
Just watched Obama’s Last News Conference. I’m left with only one thing to say:
Obama’s Last News Conference
A full-page illustration for Calcalist, on the subject of the present and the future of the lucrative of swiss watch market.
The swiss time zone
America’s public universities are transforming themselves into the front line in the fight against mass deportation, becoming some of the staunchest defendants of the disenfranchised. Yet their faculties are often smeared as agents of an aloof intelligentsia, and students as members of a coddled elite.
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As people jump from job to job, they may forget about a 401(k) account or pension benefit. Here’s how to find it
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