Archive for May 27th, 2008

Does having more stuff make us happier?

| May 27, 2008 | 3 Replies
Does having more stuff make us happier?

The title to this post is a teaser, of course. After a certain point, having more stuff does not make people happier. In his new book, Deep Economy: the Wealth of Communities and a Durable Future (2007), Bill McKibben asks why having more stuff usually doesn’t make us happier. He considers several reasons. You could […]

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What Keeps the Blogosphere Humming?

| May 27, 2008 | 3 Replies
What Keeps the Blogosphere Humming?

I was leaving comments on other blogs this morning, and I had a thought. The Blogosphere is not just a platform for pundits, but a release valve for all the potential unabombers and other crazies. So here I am: One of the crazies. As one who comments much more often than I post, I had […]

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