Let’s See What’s in the News Today (Jan. 11, 2016)

Culture

  • There is a prediction there is a relationship between taking selfies and social exhibitionism, being extroverted, and self-esteem.  A late study shows that those who take selfies have high social exhibitionism, are extroverted, but there is no relationship between taking selfies and self-esteem.
  • I found a great parable called “Freedom River” narrated by Orson Wells: 

Ethics

Feminism

Guns

Politics

Race

Sexuality

About shaunmiller

I am an assistant professor (LTR) at Dalhousie University. My ideas are not associated with my employer; they are expressions of my own thoughts and ideas. Some of them are just musings while others could be serious discussions that could turn into a bigger project. Besides philosophy, I enjoy martial arts (Kuk Sool Won), playing my violin, enjoying coffee around town, and experimenting with new food.
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