The round peg in a square hole in a round peg

We all have a vague feeling that the world's messed up. This feeling trickles into the everyday life of jobs, schools, families, and social communities. And each of these places has something called a status quo. Status quo is the existing state of the place. Your workplace calls the status quo culture; your schools called it … Continue reading The round peg in a square hole in a round peg

How to avoid getting punched in your face

Philosophy: Now commonly known as, “Oh God! Not this again. Please Shut up. Please.Shut.Up...” Once a quaint subject, philosophy has become an oratorical overcompensation. And I am very guilty. But I am also mildly satisfied that other people are slowly joining me in the quest to offer this effervescent experience. Let me explain how this … Continue reading How to avoid getting punched in your face

The most inspirational video you will never see

We all need inspiration from time to time. This could be Al Pacino yelling at you, Steve Jobs asking you to never settle or Grandma telling you that you have a double-chin. Mathematician Paul Erdos needed none of this. He found inspiration in proving things. Specifically, mathematical theorems - without anyone having to yell at … Continue reading The most inspirational video you will never see

All the world’s a video game. And all the men and women merely Player One.

Every year, I write about a book. One that spoke to me, and continues to speak to me long after I’ve finished reading. My reading this year has been giddy. I won’t bother you with every roller-coaster ride I took. I want to talk about one specific ride I took on a random day in … Continue reading All the world’s a video game. And all the men and women merely Player One.