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It Gets Better

Years ago there was an anti-bullying campaign with the slogan, “It Gets Better.” Is that a lie? Does life get better for nerds and socially […]

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Your Moment is Coming

You don’t know when or where it will happen, but it will. Your day is coming. That day could be a dream or a nightmare. You […]

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The High Cost of Lying

You may have known outwardly successful liars, but all liars eventually have breakdowns and meltdowns. I have seen it happen time and again. Most serial liars, […]

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An Open Letter About Your Website

Dear You: You asked me to look at your website. I did. I have looked at hundreds (maybe thousands of websites). Your website looks the […]

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Own Your Name

“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.” – Warren […]

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Chicago Meet-Up This Weekend?

Whenever I travel, I schedule a meet-up. It’s great meeting you, but there’s a more important purpose to the meet-ups. I want you all networking […]

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Why #GamerGate is Important

More than a few people have been perplexed by my involvement in #GamerGate. Haters have hilariously called it an attempt to get famous, ignorant to the […]

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Go Full Gorilla

Jonah Hill was a politically correct actor who was stalked by the paparazzi. In a moment of weakness, he used the word “faggot.” He went […]

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Principles of Verbal Self-Defense

When you are attacked in the office, at work, or even at home, there are several different strategies you can use. You can use these […]

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5 Life Lessons from Real Social Dynamics

Several of you have asked for my take on the Real Social Dynamics and Julien nonsense. My assessment of RSD’s crisis management will not surprise regular readers, […]

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How to Avoid a Swatting

Although Patterico is a conservative and a prosecutor, I was always a fan of his blog – Patterico’s Pontifications. He writes with aggression. He is wrong about […]

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Kill Mr. Maybe

They say the most important decision a man makes in his life is when he stares across the aisle and says, “I do.” This is […]