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Life Happens

VIDEO: Happy wife, happy life

You don’t need to speak German to figure out what this fun music video is saying, and it’s really about emotional generosity. I like this concept: Happy wife, happy life. Social science (for whatever that’s worth) supports it: When a woman is happily married, her husband’s overall life satisfaction gets [Read More]

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Education

Academia, where intellectual incest and madness walk hand-in-hand

American colleges have increasingly gone mad. It’s from intellectual incest in institutions that hire only people who reinforce their own views. If you’re a European history major, you know about sanctioned incest within the royal families of Europe. Since theirs was a small community, they repeatedly married cousins, until a very [Read More]