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Exploring Self-Worth

Hollywood actors

The other day, I was watching a rerun of ‘The Big Bang Theory’ on TV ,some random episode from season 1. There was this scene, where Sheldon was conversing with Penny and the subject of her weight came up and

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The Evolution of Humour

cavemen evolving into computer geek

Joke INTRO: An MIT linguistics professor was lecturing his class the other day. “In English,” he said, “a double negative forms a positive. However, in some languages, such as Russian, a double negative remains a negative. But there isn’t a

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Being Stupid about Intelligence

einstein

Back when I was in school my perception about intelligence was that only a few people were given this great gift that made them succeed in class tests and exams with flying colours. I felt that a person could be

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A Candid Self Analysis: Is Unconventional Literature Overrated?

Around two years ago, I started reading a book called ‘Blink‘ By Malcolm Gladwell. The book dealt with instant decisions we made almost all the time and the factors they were based on.It answered questions like how did some people

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Getting a 325 on the Revised GRE

Disclaimer: 325 is a reasonably good score. My Verbal score is 162/170 which places me at the 89th percentile and my Quantitative score is 163/170 which is at the 87th percentile. My Awa is 3.5/6 which is pretty mediocre. It

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