The Manchurian Candidate (1962) Paranoia Amongst The Cold War

RATING: 5/5 DIRECTOR:  John Frankenheimer The film is a classic because watching it now in the 21st century, it is still fresh and relates to  contemporary politics. The film plays to our anxieties that not everything is as it appears. Who is there to believe in the smoke and mirrors that is happening around us. … Continue reading The Manchurian Candidate (1962) Paranoia Amongst The Cold War

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Keep Your Goals To Yourself

After hitting on a brilliant new life plan, our first instinct is to tell someone, but Derek Sivers says it's better to keep goals secret. He presents research stretching as far back as the 1920s to show why people who talk about their ambitions may be less likely to achieve them.   https://www.ted.com/talks/derek_sivers_keep_your_goals_to_yourself