Archive for the tag "psychology"
So here’s a heads-up for the new year about how gullible people can be and how ignorant and stupid celebrities can be (or maybe they’re just greedy).
Posted: 3 January, 2011 in Australian Values, Culture, Life, Science, Technology, values, Video.
Tags: body mind spirit, celebrities, celebrity, confidence trick, Demi Moore, fake science, kinesiology, magic, Naomi Campbell, placebo, placebo effect, power balance, pseudo-science, psychology, Science, scientific values, Sense About Science, skepchick, suggestibility, woo woo
In these two TED Talks Seth Godin smashes a few cherished marketing models and brings marketing home to the more authentic place where human beings really live.
Happy Christmas, or Xmas, or Saturnalia, or Mithraismas, or Festival of Sol Invictus, or whatever dodgy god-bothering suits your fancy…
Posted: 24 December, 2009 in Australian Values, Blogging, comedy/humour, Economics, Education, environment, History, Internet, Life, Media, Medicine, mystery, politics and government, Religion, Science, Sport, values, Video.
Tags: Australian religious values, Australian Values, boxing day, boxing day test, christmas, cricket, cultural values, Dan Gilbert, happiness, happy chrifsmas, Hermann Bondi, Life, life values, Martin Seligman, Mithraismas, noodle, pastafarian, pirate, pleasure, positive psychology, psychology, Religion, religious values, Saturnalia, Science, Sol Invictus, Spaghetti Monster, TED, TED talks, values