Discover “Nu couché (sur le côté gauche)”, Amedeo Modigliani’s greatest painting


https://ift.tt/2HWFDzh https://ift.tt/2FdtVND Discover "Nu couché (sur le côté gauche)", Amedeo Modigliani’s greatest painting from his legendary series of nudes. Upon their debut in 1917, these striking and sensual images stopped traffic and prompted the police to close the show. Today the series is recognized as one of the seminal achievements in Modern painting, giving new … Continue reading Discover “Nu couché (sur le côté gauche)”, Amedeo Modigliani’s greatest painting

Filtering in a Connected World


Filtering in a connected world There is more going on here than we might think we know. For instance, did you know that often the information we see online is being filtered for us, by someone else? Google has been personalizing your search results since 2005 if you were signed in and had your web … Continue reading Filtering in a Connected World

7 Thought Experiments that will make you question everything


The Veil of Ignorance Justice is blind, should we be? (Mural of Lady Justice by Alex Proimos. (Wikimedia Commons)) This experiment was devised by John Rawls in 1971 to explore notions of justice in his book A Theory of Justice. Suppose that you and a group of people had to decide on the principles that … Continue reading 7 Thought Experiments that will make you question everything

The hierarchy of disagreement: The best and worst argument techniques | Big Think


How to disagree well: 7 of the best and worst ways to argue March 16, 2018 by PAUL RATNER The hierarchy of disagreement, by Paul Graham. Many find themselves arguing with someone on the Internet, especially in these days fraught with political tensions. A great tool, the web also seems to drive dispute. It is … Continue reading The hierarchy of disagreement: The best and worst argument techniques | Big Think

Why intelligent people suffer more mental disorders | Big Think


via Why intelligent people suffer more mental disorders | Big Think Why highly intelligent people suffer more mental and physical disorders December 12, 2017 by TEODORA ZAREVA People with high IQ are considered to have an advantage in many domains. They are predicted to have higher educational attainment, better jobs, and a higher income level. Yet, … Continue reading Why intelligent people suffer more mental disorders | Big Think

Searching for meaning in life? The Japanese concept of ikigai can help you find it | Big Think


Searching for meaning in your life? This Japanese concept can help you find it February 6, 2018 by PHILIP PERRY A map of the ancient Japanese concept of ikigai. In the post-modernist, Western world, religious life has decreased substantially, patriotism has been replaced with a widespread distrust of the government, and getting ahead has become … Continue reading Searching for meaning in life? The Japanese concept of ikigai can help you find it | Big Think

The Genetic Fallacy and Double Helix


The Genetic Fallacy If I am made up of DNA, am I a double helix? If one thing comes from another, do they have to share traits? This might seem like a convenient bias to have. However, do redwood trees seem to have much in common with their seeds?  The genetic fallacy is the assumption … Continue reading The Genetic Fallacy and Double Helix

Song Stories – Victim to Killer Lyrics


Read “From Victim To Killer” by Dry Kill Logic on Genius blockquote>From Victim To Killer Dry Kill Logic Album Of Vengeance and Violence 1 1 FROM VICTIM TO KILLER LYRICS (Verse 1) Fallen victim, feel the weight of the world Crush the thought of what could have been Will it end here? Have you given enough? … Continue reading Song Stories – Victim to Killer Lyrics

Cheap Thrills by Sia – Lyrics


Read “Cheap Thrills” by Sia on Genius   Cheap Thrills Sia Produced by Greg Kurstin Album This Is Acting 0:00 3 828.3K 74 CHEAP THRILLS LYRICS [Verse 1] Come on, come on, turn the radio on It's Friday night and I won't be long Gotta do my hair, put my make up on It's Friday … Continue reading Cheap Thrills by Sia – Lyrics

The Dichotomy Lyrics


Bad Religion Bad Religion is a punk rock band that formed in Los Angeles in 1979. The band makes extensive use of soaring 3-part vocal harmonies (which they refer to in their album liner notes as the "oozin' aahs"), guitar solos and intellectual lyrics that often contain political or religious commentary. Their lyrics often relate … Continue reading The Dichotomy Lyrics

Mentor Lyrics


I'm surrounded by despicable culture It influences everything I do I'm surrounded by cynical vultures Who pick at the pieces of everything I do Everything Everything Everything Everything Need to go to the Temple to ask a few questions To question everything I do Context is cloudy, this darkness it dulls me It confuses everything … Continue reading Mentor Lyrics

One Man Company and 11 in 1 Accomplished Mentor – Jay Parkhe


We are all a One Man Company. Jay is A Complete FootBall/ Cricket/ Hockey Team Rolled into one as an Accomplished Mentor 1. Jay is a Coach. ( For Executives / StartPreneura / Businessman/Woman): When you need to have older, wiser person around, who is better attuned to your industry and job, Jay can coach … Continue reading One Man Company and 11 in 1 Accomplished Mentor – Jay Parkhe

Interesting Philosophies


Nihilism (/ˈnaɪ(h)ɪlɪzəm, ˈniː-/; from Latin nihil, meaning 'nothing') is the philosophical viewpoint that suggests the denial or lack of belief towards the reputedly meaningful aspects of life. Most commonly, nihilism is presented in the form of existential nihilism, which argues that life is without objective meaning, purpose, or intrinsic value.[1] Moral nihilists assert that there … Continue reading Interesting Philosophies

Nihilistic’s delusion


nihilistic delusion Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia. Related to nihilistic delusion: delusion of poverty, delusion of negation, Cotard Syndrome delusion [dĕ-loo´zhun] a false belief that is firmly maintained in spite of incontrovertible and obvious proof to the contrary and in spite of the fact that other members of the culture do not share … Continue reading Nihilistic’s delusion

Nihilistic’s Delusion


nihilistic delusion Related to nihilistic delusion: delusion of poverty, delusion of negation, Cotard Syndrome delusion a false belief that is firmly maintained in spite of incontrovertible and obvious proof to the contrary and in spite of the fact that other members of the culture do not share the belief. adj., adj delusional. bizarre delusion one … Continue reading Nihilistic’s Delusion

Erotomanic delusions


Erotomania is a type of delusional disorder where the affected person believes that another person is in love with him or her. This belief is usually applied to someone with higher status or a famous person, but can also be applied to a complete stranger. Erotomania - Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erotomania Can stress make you delusional? Abnormalities … Continue reading Erotomanic delusions