Being different

OK so I'm biased. Well I don't mean to be, but I am. Worse, I think I am less biased than most. But then, I'm biased. I love the anecdote of the medical professor presenting himself to a rather erudite audience and saying "statistically speaking 50% of this room are practitioners who are worse than the average", …

Debate or dialogue

I’ve been there; the victorious debating team bludgeoning the opposition to death. Then I stopped. What was the point in being able to win an argument from either side? Of course there are some obvious occupations in which this comes in handy: lawyers, politicians, debt collectors and parents come to mind! Many people continue to …