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Paradigm

Restoring the Playground

Gwen Gordon | Posted 02.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Gwen Gordon

My dog Macy is normally a pretty happy-go-lucky mutt. On our daily walks she greets every stranger like they're her long lost buddy -- all wags and ki...

800-Pound Gorillas and Paradigms

David Rosen | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
David Rosen

Someone not working in that paradigm most often brings about the paradigm shift. Of course, the role of cross-disciplinary collaboration has helped reshape this a bit and promises greater potency in time.

Learning to Rely on the Kindness of Strangers

Soren Petersen | Posted 06.25.2013 | Business
Soren Petersen

Realizing what you don't know that you don't know and fostering new thoughts takes a proactive effort. One has to reach out and rely on the kindness of strangers.

The Collapse of Complex Societies: Review

Ricardo B. Salinas | Posted 06.01.2013 | Books
Ricardo B. Salinas

The book helps to understand our history and extrapolate lessons to the delicate global situation of public finances, especially since governments that claim to be the solution to the global crisis often represent the problem.

Why Can't You Have Your Best Year Yet?

Jinny Ditzler | Posted 03.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Jinny Ditzler

Other than letting go of our reasons why it's not possible, there is nothing more useful we can do to make this a great year. Doing so is the heart of your personal transformation.

Starting Over

Irene Tanner | Posted 03.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

Though our topic remains essentially the same, let's assume that, rather than the prediction of an apocalypse actually happening, destroying our physical universe, the end of the world meant the demise of long-held, cherished and finally -- at last -- obsolete belief systems.

Surprising Endorsement of Yo-Yo Dieting

Michelle May, M.D. | Posted 10.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Michelle May, M.D.

The weight cycling industry has cause for celebration this week. A study was published in Metabolism titled "History of weight cycling does not impede...

Clash of Paradigms

David Sloan Wilson | Posted 09.14.2012 | Science
David Sloan Wilson

A clash of paradigms is currently taking place for evolutionary theories of social behavior. In this corner, multilevel selection theory (MLST), a configuration of ideas that began with Darwin and has maintained a degree of continuity, in addition to a degree of change, up to the present.

Paradigm Lost: Why the rEVOLution Has Not Been Televised

Robin Koerner | Posted 07.01.2012 | Politics
Robin Koerner

To those who care about such things, the silence of the media about the extraordinary events around Ron Paul's campaign is deafening. Some see conspi...

Talent Agency Drops Casey Anthony Lawyer

Hollywood Reporter | Daniel Miller | Posted 09.07.2011 | Los Angeles

Casey Anthony attorney Jose Baez has been dropped by the talent agency that signed him earlier Thursday. Sources tell THR that the Paradigm agency ...

Gus Solomons Jr. dancer / choreographer / writer / actor / PARADIGM - shifter

Jennifer Edwards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jennifer Edwards

I began my conversation with Gus Solomons Jr. by saying, "as a dancer, age is such a..." "MYTH!" Solomons interjected. And then, grimacing, he added...

Why the Ferocity of Attacks on the Bridge Builders?

William K. Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
William K. Black

June Carbone and Naomi Cahn, co-authors of Red Families v. Blue Families, were interviewed on MSNBC. After reading the web responses to their interview, it dawned on me that it is their effort to build a bridge that the "dividers" most fear.

Truthfulness Is the Last Taboo

Sebastian Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Sebastian Siegel

Truthfulness Is The Last Taboo: A short poem I texted to myself in the checkout line at Whole Foods, for another me in some other way -- here, now, or before and beyond time.

The Internet's Love Affair with WebTV

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Information is a commodity. It's an article of trade that is valued above all other products and services. Information has always been coveted but con...

Perfect Imperfection -- A Vision of a Translucent World

Arjuna Ardagh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Arjuna Ardagh

The threat to our world's stability comes from a collective expression of greed, embodied by global corporations, which put profit before integrity. Will you do something about it?

Rush Limbaugh, The GOP and Their Story of Fear

Lisa Dale Norton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lisa Dale Norton

With the GOP holding steady in their tight paradigm of fear and retrenchment, and weighing down our country in the process, we will never be able to live a new story as Americans.

Why Chase The Center When You Can Rendezvous with It?

Darin Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Darin Murphy

The movement that Obama created launched his campaign to a higher altitude than the conventional path. Now he needs to stay on message, keep making sense and let the center catch up with him.