Attitude Adjustments

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Why Controlling the Masses Through Media No Longer Works
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When television took over from print and radio as the dominant media in the second half of the 20th...
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The Science of Optimism: How Gender, Age, and Race Affect Your Outlook
The Science of Optimism: How Gender, Age, and Race Affect Your Outlook
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Optimistic people tend to live longer than pessimistic people. That's true whether you're rich or po...
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Anxiety and Mood Disorders In Children
Anxiety and Mood Disorders In Children
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Dr. Angela Mattke and Dr. Rachel Lynch discuss anxiety and depression in children.
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Are Humans Hardwired to Be Cruel to Each Other?
Are Humans Hardwired to Be Cruel to Each Other?
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Robert Sapolsky has a bone to pick with oxytocin, or rather the public's perception of oxytocin. It...
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Fidget Spinners Explained
Fidget Spinners Explained
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If you fidget there's a new toy trend you should check out. Brett Erlich, Kim Horcher, and Amberia A...
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Bill Maher - Social Media is the New Nicotine
Bill Maher - Social Media is the New Nicotine
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Bill explores the concept of "brain hacking" and criticizes corporate America for marketing addictiv...
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Empathy: Key to Effective Action (with Charles Eisenstein)
Empathy: Key to Effective Action (with Charles Eisenstein)
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When we hear calls for empathy in politics, sometimes we think that this comes at the expense of eff...
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Is It Really Possible to Change Someone's Beliefs?
Is It Really Possible to Change Someone's Beliefs?
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It’s hard to know how you can change a person’s mind or opinion. And the reality is you can’t. I mea...
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How refusing to listen to other voices can harm us all
How refusing to listen to other voices can harm us all
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As an African-American female scientist and president of Trinity College, Joanne Berger-Sweeney says...
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Face Your Problems, Don't Facebook Them
Face Your Problems, Don't Facebook Them
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In this talk, Shawn uses personal stories coupled with humor to teach us an important lesson about p...
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Why your smartphone is irresistible
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Many of us have psychological itches that need scratching, says Adam Alter. When he was a Ph.D. stud...
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For this artist, the process of creating is believing you matter
For this artist, the process of creating is believing you matter
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Comic books were a lifesaver for illustrator Catia Chien. As an child immigrant to the U.S., growing...
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Want to Be More Empathetic? Start Reading Books by Minorities
Want to Be More Empathetic? Start Reading Books by Minorities
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Fiction is so much more than a vehicle for entertainment. Graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang believes "...
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United takes a beating on social media
United takes a beating on social media
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United Airlines takes a beating on social media, after a shocking video was released of a passenger...
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How Online Advertising Is Tricking Your Thoughts, Attitudes, and Beliefs | Tristan Harris
How Online Advertising Is Tricking Your Thoughts, Attitudes, and Beliefs | Trist...
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The attention economy has always existed—penny papers competed with each other the same way streamin...
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Your Mind Is So Powerful It Creates Your Reality
Your Mind Is So Powerful It Creates Your Reality
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If Isaac Lidsky had not gone blind by the age of 25, would he have graduated from Harvard Law School...
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Traveling 21 days with no money
Traveling 21 days with no money
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Traveling with no money can teach you what you have to give instead of what you'd like to get from p...
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A Better Way to Argue About Politics
A Better Way to Argue About Politics
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Liberals and conservatives have fundamentally different moral codes, which makes arguing about polic...
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White Privilege: Treatment of Bill O'Reilly vs. Colin Kaepernick
White Privilege: Treatment of Bill O'Reilly vs. Colin Kaepernick
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Colin Kaepernick's unemployment is celebrated after a political stance he took against discriminatio...
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How Half the Developed World Got Hooked on the Internet
How Half the Developed World Got Hooked on the Internet
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It's not your screen you're addicted to — it's just the conduit for your high. NYU professor Adam Al...
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Brilliant Dear Mom Letter Mercilessly Lampoons Republicans' Health Care Plan
Brilliant Dear Mom Letter Mercilessly Lampoons Republicans' Health Care Plan
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Thom covers a stinging (and moving) satire piece on some of the changes that will have to be made un...
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What I learned from 2,000 obituaries
What I learned from 2,000 obituaries
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Lux Narayan starts his day with scrambled eggs and the question: "Who died today?" Why? By analyzing...
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How Political Correctness Unites People
How Political Correctness Unites People
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Political correctness has united us all—in hatred, says Adam Mansbach, author of Go the F*ck to Slee...
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How powerful stories can change the world for the better
How powerful stories can change the world for the better
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Stories are weapons, for good or ill, says writer Derek Thompson. Society is bound by the common sto...
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Altered States of Consciousness: There’s Nothing Supernatural About It | Jamie Wheal
Altered States of Consciousness: There’s Nothing Supernatural About It | Jamie W...
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Transcendent experiences that were once attributed to gods, angels, muses, or even possession, are n...
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Trump golfs a lot despite his criticism of Obama golfing
Trump golfs a lot despite his criticism of Obama golfing
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When Donald Trump was a candidate, he criticized Obama for golfing too much, but now social media ph...
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Don't Heal in Isolation
Don't Heal in Isolation
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‘Sadness is one of the most powerful emotions, however, there is a reason why we must experience and...
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How Comedy Can Disarm Bullies
How Comedy Can Disarm Bullies
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As long as you’re funny, it can get you out of almost anything – even getting mugged, as co-founder...
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Is It Possible to Have a Reasonable Discussion with Conservatives?
Is It Possible to Have a Reasonable Discussion with Conservatives?
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Thom talks with a caller who had a surprisingly pleasant experience talking to his republican congre...
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How my dog taught me to be more human
How my dog taught me to be more human
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In her TEDx talk, “How my dog taught me to be more human”, she conveys what humanity means to her, a...

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