Here is a book review dealing with the possibility of unifying philosophical and psychological insights concerning the idea of a “good life.” Not endorsing the author’s specific solution, but it seems like a generally good approach.
Do you know the difference among a socialist, a social democrat, and a communist? A very much needed brief refresher, particularly since I’ve just heard two “experts” in political science on National Public Radio getting it completely wrong.
Stephen Colbert and Bill Maher have a funny and barbed conversation about the Paris attacks, Islam, religion and what not.
A really sad story of a man who gave more than $700k to a psychic in order to be reunited with his ex-girlfriend, who, turns out, had in the meantime died. It reads like an Onion article, but unfortunately it isn’t.