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The Coattails Phenomenon: Getting Character From Others

My high school classmate Tom Gordon was everyone’s choice for least-likely-to-succeed. He drank too much and drove too fast, and got busted for petty theft again and again. He skipped […]... More>


Where Does Self-Discipline Come From?

Willpower is the key to much that’s good in life. Willpower is what makes us save for the future rather than splurge now. It helps us to keep our heads […]... More>


A Simple Weight Loss Strategy. Really. Maybe.

Dieting and weight control are really pretty simple. We gain weight, and have trouble losing it, because we eat too much and move too little. If we can switch that […]... More>


Pro / Con: Spanking


Taming temper tantrums: Are you doing it wrong?