“If you got nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear” – anon disputes why this is BS

“If you’ve got nothing to hide, you’ve got nothing to fear” – A common soundbite that one often hears out of those who champion for increased surveillance in the name of crime prevention, whatever crimes they may be. One anon offers a succinct rebuttal to this attitude, one that is wise to keep in mind: … More “If you got nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear” – anon disputes why this is BS

GDP & Economy

In light of the recent ups and downs of the stock market, I can’t help but be reminded of the following comic.  It feels like a lot of our economy operates on similar principles in general:

Discipline Yourself, For Discipline is the Root to Success and Happiness

An anon on 4chan talks about the importance of self discipline, and how it relates to success and happiness.  A must read: If somebody had told me what I’m about to tell you when I was a teenager, my life could have gone down a completely different path. Recently I received a message where I … More Discipline Yourself, For Discipline is the Root to Success and Happiness

The corruption of the word “Professional” and what it entails

It used to be that the word “Professional” was a positive compliment.  However if you observe carefully, the meaning of the word itself have shifted over the years.  Nowadays at best it’s a neutral and meaningless compliment, and at worst slightly insulting. Use this as a test.  Imagine you’re at the funeral of a loved … More The corruption of the word “Professional” and what it entails