From the monthly archives:

June 2012

What Doesn’t Kill You – and What Does

by Stephen Mills June 26, 2012

Friedrich Nietzsche said what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger, but I’m convinced what doesn’t kill you makes you afraid. This article is about what doesn’t kill you. I get so tired of the media inspired hysteria and hype. We worry about these non-threats due to the availability heuristic of the human brain that comes from dramatic images and stories we see in the media. We can easily bring to mind examples and it makes our brains think they are common occurrences.

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Seriously Were the 80’s Really This Bad?

by Stephen Mills June 24, 2012

Holy crap, I just don’t remember it this way.  Maybe I wasn’t paying attention.   Get Free Updates to The Rat Race Trap by Email here or via a reader in the top left sidebar.  I would love to have you on board. If you liked this article and think it might be useful to others […]

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The Hour Between Dog and Wolf – A Review

by Stephen Mills June 12, 2012

This is a review of The Hour Between Dog and Wolf: Risk Taking, Gut Feelings and the Biology of Boom and Bust. This strangely titled book is about how stress, excitement, and risky behavior triggers changes in body chemistry and by that our behavior.  The story is told with financial traders, but the same ideas […]

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