I LOVE Facebook. And You Probably Do Too. Why Can’t We All Stop Pretending to Hate It?

July 13, 2017 at 3:05 pm




I LOVE Facebook. I fucking love it. I always see people posting about how much they hate it:

“I hate facebook.”
 
“About to take a 2-hour break from Facebook. Just wanted to let you all know so you don’t worry.”
 
“If you need to get a hold of me, send me a private message on Facebook messenger. I’m not hardcore enough to take a break from that yet.”
 
“Just got back from my Facebook break and am instantly reminded of why I took a break in the first place.”
“I’m one stupid-post away from taking another break. I’m warning you guys.”

World’s First Moneyless City Thrives on a “Gift Economy”

January 19, 2017 at 5:56 pm




The 2800 citizens of Auroville, India, have thrived for 50 years without money, religion or government 

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The Cure for Addiction is Connection

December 21, 2016 at 3:37 am




Addiction is not genetic, nor is it the result of the “irresistible” chemicals in drugs. Addiction – whether to alcohol, porn, screen time or heroin – is the result of human disconnection.

In an ever-more socially disconnected world, addictions of all kinds are on the rise. While governments wage wars on drugs and parents nag kids for being glued to iPads all day, few people understand the root of the problem.

Loneliness is The # 1 Risk Factor for Premature Death, Doctor Warns

October 13, 2016 at 3:37 pm




More than cigarettes, alcohol and obesity, loneliness is the single largest risk factor in disease and premature death, studies show