"Know Thyself" Is Not Just Silly Advice

"Know thyself" seems like common, even silly advice. However, it also might prevent people from embracing change in their lives.

The Psychology of Hipsterdom

Just why do hipsters do what they do?

Emotional Actions Are Not Exceptions

Actions can be more or less emotional, but they are never completely non-emotional.

The Trump-Goldfinger Illusion

Perceptual similarity as political weapon.


Mindfulness works – when it does – in spite of its ideology. This explains the worrying finding that mindfulness meditation often leads to panic attacks and depression.