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My message to one Parker (whose parents think they’re Batmans and he is Gotham and needs to be saved).

[ 4 min read ] A guy named Parker wanted to know how he can gain support from his parents for, as he put it, wanting to pursue a career in secondary education, when they only care that he has a “respectable” and “rewarding” job (i.e. lots of money). I... Read more →


It’s nonsense to compare the marriages from the days past to marriages today and say that people were better

[ 3 min read ] It’s ridiculous to compare the marriages from the days past to marriages today and conclude that people were in some way better (because there weren’t so many divorces, people didn’t give up on their partners so easily). I give this example about marriages because it... Read more →


A star is born

[ 5 min read ] We decide that someone is worth our attention, that he or she could be a big deal, we start to promote heavily that person, nominate him or her to this award or that award, eventually give that person some kind of award, then make interviews... Read more →