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The Rural Nubility

Francis Levy | Posted 07.28.2014 | Comedy
Francis Levy

You've heard of the rural nobility, but there is also the rural nubility which has continued to have an enormous influence even though we don't speak of it in the same breath as say the Duke of Earl.

Royal Pain

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.21.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

For historical accuracy: The Federalists in the early Congresses did indeed propose the title "His High Mightiness, the President of the United States and Protector of their Liberties" for the president, but it was laughed down by James Madison and others and the simple "Mister President" was accepted instead.

Good Human Beings and the Right Temporoparietal Junction

Cindy Wigglesworth | Posted 07.18.2013 | TED Weekends
Cindy Wigglesworth

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgWhat sets a truly noble person apart? What makes a Gandhi, Dalai Lama, or Mother Teresa different? There is a decision made by these people to hold themselves to a higher standard. They make a decision to live up to noble values -- to live from their highest nature. In what part of the brain does this ability reside?

Finding Your Inner Royalty

Levi Ben-Shmuel | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Levi Ben-Shmuel

To be true to others, you first need to be true to yourself. Denying your truth and not standing in it leads to a loss of power, lies, and self-disgust.

The Conundrum of Success and True Nobility

Sigi Hale, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sigi Hale, Ph.D.

For most of human history our ancestors had a predominant and shared life purpose ... to survive. On a day-to-day basis working to establish safety a...