Category Archives: Human Variables

Another Analysis Of Collateral

Well, this gets even more interesting for me. The first video I posted here was from August 9, 2018. The one below is from April 27, 2018. Did this one inspire the latter to do an even deeper analysis from … Continue reading

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Collateral Seen Through Jungian Eyes

This is a quite amazing analysis: Collateral: Taming the Bull of Masculinity After watching that, I had to see the movie. And did. Without that analysis, I would have viewed the movie simply as a guy who finally got pissed-off … Continue reading

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Why? Why What?

Richard Feynman. Why. This YouTube Comment nails it: Wow! I mean, it’s not just his explanation that is impressive, it’s his ability to understand a question better than the person asking the question. He sees the inner workings of the … Continue reading

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Reference: Spiral Dynamics

I hadn’t heard of this before today (via a YouTube Comment on a Dan Peña video). Spiral Dynamics – A Way of Understanding Human Nature What is Spiral Dynamics and Why Have I Become So Interested in It? There are … Continue reading

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Video: The Chinese Farmer

I’ve heard this story more than once, usually in compilation videos. I don’t know if Watts originated the story or not. I want it here so I can refer to it when necessary. Alan Watts ~ The Story of the … Continue reading

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Netflix: Hannah Gadsby – Nanette

Bob Lefsetz: Nanette I tend to stay away from Netflix non-series. Their own movies have disappointed. I’m not into watching comedy specials. And the one Letterman I saw I thought was a waste of time. But based on what Lefsetz … Continue reading

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Blunt Force Business Advice

Wealth Secrets of the One Percent: A Modern Manual to Getting Marvelously, Obscenely Rich by Sam Wilkin. From pages 334-335 of the trade paperback edition: A lot of experts on personal financial success will exhort you to be the best. … Continue reading

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Book: The Surrender Experiment

The Surrender Experiment: My Journey into Life’s Perfection by Michael A. Singer. What would a person’s life be like if they said “Yes” to everything?

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The Poem That’s Never Forgotten

I was exposed to this in high school. Is it still taught these days? It should be! Wikipedia: Richard Cory Previously here: Human Variables category

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Video: Interview With Writer Steven Pressfield

Wait for the Athens versus Sparta bit. “Gates of Fire” Author Steven Pressfield’s Lessons from the Original Spartans ep.013 Previously here: The War Of Art Human Variables category

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