Steve McEllistrem

The Devereaux Dilemma

Monthly Archives: May 2017

The Limits of Human Ingenuity

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Throughout our history, we humans have been problem solvers. Of course, many of the problems we’ve had to solve have been problems of our own making, but that doesn’t take away from the fact that we have mostly found solutions … Continue reading

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Why Words Matter

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Words matter. We all know that. We even learn a nursery rhyme to try to convince ourselves that they don’t: “Sticks and stones can break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” But of course that’s a lie. Words … Continue reading

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Goldilocks Exercise

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I’ve been thinking about exercise a lot lately. How valuable is it? How much is too much? What’s the minimum I should be doing? Can I get it in a pill? Well, the last question is easy to answer. No. … Continue reading

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