On Perseverance

I’ve been at this blog for a while now and I haven’t had any “big breaks” or spikes in followers or anything like that. I haven’t had a post go viral. Neither has this happened for my YouTube channel. I don’t need that to happen, though. I’ve been slowly, but surely, building up my subscribers.…

How I Met Your Mother

On How I Met Your Mother

It’s almost time. The moment we’ve all been waiting for: On March 31st, Ted is going to meet the mother. It’s been a long nine years to get here. Last season the audience met the mother. This season they’ve been packing the episodes with allusions to past episodes and resolutions for all the characters before…

From the man who made real social change, "We must move past indecision to action."

On Being Afraid of Social Injustice

I’ve been seeing so many people talking about gender differences and injustice all over the Internet. I think it’s great that we are bringing awareness to the issue and I think we should keep talking about it. But at the risk of sounding hypocritical, at some point we need to shut up and go out…

Adversity

On Adversity

A lot of people seem to think it’s impressive to be sad, like having adversity in our lives makes us distinguished. We fear being looked at as privileged. Privilege makes us look void of character. We believe the people who have nothing are deeper, richer souls. So, in order not to look vapid, we focus…