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Just Be Yourself – Really?

Go to a majority of university commencement speeches and what you'll hear is a ra-ra motivational speech about following your passion. (read: how...

Why the Romans Killed 10% of Their Own Soldiers.

Modern english has bastardized the word decimate. To decimate isn't to wipe out completely, as we think of it today, but to kill...

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We tend to take care of others better than we take care of ourselves, those we love at least. (read: how to...

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