Monthly Archives: April 2015

Facts vs. Factoids

Chapter one of the book talks about facts and how their importance is overrated.  (I know this statement sounds like heresy, but, bear with me.) Let’s first explore the word “factoid”. Definition of a factoid:  an assumption or speculation that is reported and repeated so often that it becomes accepted as a fact.  In the […]

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The Victim Mentality

I reread the book a few weeks ago.  It’s interesting that even though I wrote it, I learn something new each time.  Perhaps my mind wanders through a different sequence of thoughts and arrives at expanded or even new conclusions. This is mentioned in the book, explaining that thoughts and memories are stored in relationship […]

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