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dou·ble·think: the acceptance of two contradictory ideas or beliefs at the same time.

But freedom has taken on many meanings over time. As a result, its concept has become increasingly abstract––dangerously so. …


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Sometimes all you need to get out of a rut are tarantulas, Kylie Jenner, and a boycott.

Touted as the ‘biggest IPO since Facebook,’ Snapchat was the belle of the ball on Wall St. in March of 2017. The stock surged almost 60% within its first 48 hours as a public company.

But a stormy cloud loomed over Snap Inc., one that had followed it almost since…


We need to clear something up.

There is a strange phenomenon happening in which strong statistical analysis across multiple dimensions is dismissed with the cliched scientific counter: ‘correlation does not mean causation.’

It’s true. There are correlations that are random and unrelated. An example of this might be that dog grooming appointments and subscriptions to the…


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NIO (NYSE: NIO) bulls have two big hurdles to clear this week, especially those with call options expiring in the coming weeks.

Firstly, the Chinese EV maker is expected to announce November sales figures. Last month, NIO reported a record number of vehicles delivered in one month, which kicked off…


Or they might lose another election.

Let’s be real — no one cares how qualified the president is for his job — probably including you…yes, YOU, reader.

Sure, they might say they do. And in their heart of hearts, they probably believe they do.

But they don’t.

What the American People really want

A few years in print and digital publishing has…


Politicians aren’t trying to solve issues.

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Two-party system 101

Let’s boil down the underlying ideologies of both major political parties in their most simplified form.

Democrats believe in government-supported social services, funded by tax revenue. I.e., we pay a certain portion of our income to the government who in turn uses those funds…


Despite reports of a deadly virus tearing through Wuhan, China in December, Americans carried about their business unbothered. …


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It’s been an earth-shattering week of protests and resistance across the nation after haunting footage of the brutal murder of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police circulated far and wide sparking unrest across the nation.

Many communities, leaders, and companies have released public statements condemning the ruthless killing…


And highlights the problems with our commonly held assumptions.

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A new study from Harvard University suggests that commonly held notions of what makes great leadership might be based on a skewed data set. conclusions draw from skewed data sets are often off base and don’t accurately depict the full story.


We’ve been looking at this through the wrong lens the whole time.

Let me preface by saying I am not a doctor — but I do a lot of data analysis in my job. Like most Americans, I’ve been following the news about the coronavirus closely.

I’ve noticed a theme emerging in reports from frontline medical workers that suggests COVID-19 is more…

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Rejected stories and ‘called it’ receipts.

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