Daily Archives: October 18, 2017

Slate: The Power of the “Power Pose” – Amy Cuddy’s famous finding is the latest example of scientific overreach

Andrew Gelman and Kaiser Fung write: Consider the case of Amy Cuddy. The Harvard Business School social psychologist is famous for a TED talk, which is among the most popular of all time, and now a book promoting the idea … Continue reading

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NYT: When the Revolution Came for Amy Cuddy As a young social psychologist, she played by the rules and won big: an influential study, a viral TED talk, a prestigious job at Harvard. Then, suddenly, the rules changed.

New York Times: Cuddy felt ill when Simmons and Simonsohn published the post with the headline: “Reassessing the Evidence Behind the Most Popular TED Talk.” As illustration, they used a picture of Wonder Woman. Cuddy felt as if Simmons had … Continue reading

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The Altright Corporation & the American Deep State

Greg Johnson writes: On Monday, October 16, Jason Reza Jorjani published an explosive article, “The Coming Persian War,” on his website. It should have been front-page news the next day at The New York Times and The Washington Post, and … Continue reading

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THE SECRETIVE JEWISH FAMILY MAKING BILLIONS FROM THE OPIOID CRISIS

These guys reminds me of the 19th Century Sassoon family. Hey, there’s a buck to be made! Who cares if we’re peddling death. From Esquire: To a remarkable degree, those who share in the billions appear to have abided by … Continue reading

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Vox Day Vs Richard Spencer

Vox Day blogs: I remember being surprised when I interviewed Richard Spencer and discovered him to be to the Left of the entire Brainstorm community and surprisingly vague about anything that was policy related. This was the great extremist, the … Continue reading

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