Author: Kermit Kordell

  • Uniqueness

    There aren’t 2 alike beings on this earth (no, not even twins at birth). There’s no “ideal way to be” or “ideal type”, no mold to fit into, no special way “we were supposed to be”. Each individual is uniquely and to a certain degree randomly built, not because we are faulty and didn’t fit […]

  • Best speech ever – why free trade and capitalism is in our blood

    http://www.ted.com/talks/matt_ridley_when_ideas_have_sex.html Matt Ridley explains how the human race is able to create things that a single human being could not possibly create, how we are all dependent on each other, and the reason we have tripled our average real wealth per person on earth even with the population growth that we have had. This speech […]

  • The Curse of the Creative

    The curse of the creative is that although we have SOOO many good ideas, we have no way to keep track of it all, and even less resources to follow up and see how it is all going, which ideas are good, which are not so good, how to optimize and improve on our existing […]

  • 10 happy friends go out for dinner

    10 happy friends go out for a dinner together. The bill is $100. They split the bill based on the principles of how fairness is usually judged in a society, and how taxes are payed in most countries: – The four first friends (the least wealthy) eat for free – The 5th pays $1 – […]