Browsing All posts tagged under »thinking«

My own private iconoclasm: making the word flesh once and for all

December 22, 2018


I am tempted to be troubled by the non-divine nature of reading, writing and thinking, to characterize it as a problem, and to draw some profound conclusion, but I’ve been down that path too many times before to make the same mistake again.

Don’t Be Mean! We Regress to the Mean With or Without Scolding.

February 20, 2015


Before you know it, you’re trying not to jinx yourself with compliments and cursing at yourself like a drill sergeant whenever you make a mistake.

Revisting Personality Type and Gender: A Cosmetic Distinction!

March 5, 2011


Historically, it is often claimed that a disproportionate number of women exhibit a certain set of personality traits and a disproportionate number of men exhibit a distinct set of personality traits. From the perspective of the Myers Briggs framework, it is said women tend to prefer “to come to decisions by associating or empathizing with […]