The Psychology of Feminism: Conflict and Cannibalism

The world is ablaze with a recent speech by Emma Watson regarding gender-equality. My facebook is crawling with shares from many friends who I do not usually associate with being feminists. In fact- all the right-wing feminists are suddenly quiet. I wondered why.   This morning, my question was answered with this link from a friend:

Why we enjoy what we can’t have

The very first post from my blog was about the "Rule of Scarcity". It describes how the human mind reacts strongly to any removal of freedoms- almost to the point of overreacting. The topic we will be discussing today can be distinguished from the "Rule of Scarcity", as this does not include being robbed of freedoms... but rather the scarcity occurs naturally. Value derived from Scarcity W...

The Hawk-Dove game in Call Of Duty 4

A game I really enjoy is Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare 1. If you play, you may often find me as P3NG. There are many reasons for my love of the game: detailed graphics, fast gameplay, great (sometimes) community, LAN capabilities, and more. But one reason trumps all others: good balance. Balance But what is good balance in First-Person-Shooter gameplay? I consider it as an equilibrium where no one...

Spanking Your Children: an Expansion on the Psychology and Maths

I recently posted on an ongoing debate on the benefits of physical punishment for children, and thought the post would be most useful others if shared on a public domain. I will also use this opportunity to expand on what I have said and address critiques. My friend Erin had spoken out about this image, which had been circulating around online.