Secret Selves

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This concept has always fascinated me. I am not most interested in knowing what you are up to (though we are all curious), but I wonder more specifically about myself: am I deliberately hiding something or making  an effort to not share or disclose?  We are ALL in the public eye whether we deliberately choose to be via social media or whether we are just casual travelers down an empty street in London. (the cameras, have you recognized ALL the cameras?) Sorry to break it to you, but even if you don’t see a camera, conceptualize the capability of Google Earth, then narrow it down to your physical being. All I’ll say, Raytheon. A local Dallas company. The technology exist … Read More

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Not Quite Right

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If you haven’t gotten the memo, the most popular video on the internet currently is a few minutes clip of 20 strangers kissing. The astonishing effect is supposed to show our impulsive nature towards tenderness and acceptance. In the most beautiful result scenario, we humans can also exude genuine intimacy with someone whom doesn’t know anything about us at all but our names and our eye colors as we move in closely for the take. This is bullshit! Let me tell you why. It doesn’t take a social psychologist to immediately see that all 20 strangers chosen are attractive, like, more than just decent looking. Also, there is no mis-matches in all the pairs except one couple. Gays with gays, … Read More

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