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Noblesse Oblige

Is It Rational to Be Selfish

Denise Cummins, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Denise Cummins, Ph.D.

The take-home message from this body of research is this: What counts as a fair transaction depends in large part on perceived relative social status -- where the parties stand in their perceived hierarchy and how they believe they got there.

Mitt's Antoinette Problem

Brent Budowsky | Posted 11.21.2012 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

Mitt Romney and Marie Antoinette stand for the adoration of the privileged few who prosper from great nations and a condescension toward the many who make great nations, whom Romney should salute and not insult.

Tattoo Artist Inks Insides Of Eggshells

Posted 08.21.2012 | Arts

Celebrity tattoo artist Scott Campbell is not used to confining himself to paper and canvases to create his art. But for a past exhibit at OHWOW Galle...

The Uncatered Meeting Is Not Worth Having

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

Meetings that take place between 12:01 and 1:59 should have food at them. Doesn't matter what. Who cares? Let us eat cake!

goldman-sachs, giant vampire squid

Gershon Hepner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Gershon Hepner

Goldman Sachs, the giant vampire squid, wrapped around our faces with a funnel, sits upon a Ponzi pyramid, preventing light to shine within its tunnel...

Nobel Oblige

Nancy Snow | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nancy Snow

The prize places this very new American president in the position of herculean expectations to fulfill his vision that the world might live together peaceably in a nuclear-free environment.