Archive for March, 2011

By Carlos -

Politics :

We want a leader who can ACT now, all this thinking and dithering is taking too long; while innocent civilians succumb to a murderous dictator (Libya)

We want a leader with a strategy, outline your exact plan for the Libyan assault and we want a time line and a plan for resolution.

We want diametrically opposed …

By Carlos -

Reflecting upon the increasingly desperate situation of the Fukushima Dai-Ichi power plant in Japan, there are some ideas which begin to stir, and so I write:

We all have family; be it small, having 2-3 immediate relatives, or whether it contains several brothers, sisters, aunts and uncles on your maternal and paternal branches.
It’s likely that you …

By Carlos -

ScienceDaily (2011-03-18) — Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) such as Prozac are regularly used to treat severe anxiety and depression. However it can take weeks of treatment before a patient feels any effect and both beneficial effects and side effects can persist after treatment is stopped. New research investigates physiological changes within the brain that …

By Carlos -

Stereotypes are much ¬†like low hanging fruit; sweet parcels of ¬†information we’d rather not sacrifice expensive cognitive resources to unpack and discover organically, but which are made conveniently available to us –I suggest– as a coping strategy in dealing with the increasingly complex information laden world before us. What is a stereotype really, if not …