An interesting video about common logical fallacies
31 logical fallacies in 8 minutes
m.youtube.com/watch?v=Qf03U04r

I had no idea how to properly pronounce the name of Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, a very famous psychologist who named the psychological concept of flow, a highly focused mental state. This video does just that.😄
youtube.com/watch?v=j0cMiX4sMv

An interesting video about some basics of how YouTube works, and how to make a video go viral.
My Video Went Viral. Here's Why
youtube.com/watch?v=fHsa9DqmId

I am hereby committing to do the challenge . In addition, besides just reading 1 book per week, I also want to write at least a short summary, and once in a while create a YouTube video about the book.

I was a bit surprised that one of my sites made a lot more today than normal with Google AdSense. Though, it makes me happy

I first saw this video years ago, and just randomly watched it again. I could watch this video over and over, and still love it.
Epic Rap Battle: Nerd vs. Geek
youtube.com/watch?v=2Tvy_Pbe5N

I've flown for years. But never put much thought into the economics of airline classes since I almost always fly economy. This is a really interesting video about that.
The Economics of Airline Class
youtube.com/watch?v=BzB5xtGGsT

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This is one of the coolest Python packages I've ever used. It's really amazing facial recognition software. You will need to read the installation directions, and go through some of the sample code and examples.
github.com/ageitgey/face_recog

I was blown away by this open source facial recognition software I just learned about. You don't need to know much Python. If you have the time an interest to play around with this software, I think you will also be amazed by it.
bit.ly/2oRgoGT

I just got an urge to look up CBOE VIX Index historical data. I worked with data all the way from 2004. I was surprised to find that in the 100 days where the VIX was highest, nearly all were in 2008 or 2009.
bit.ly/2lSZupx

Try to develop a growth mindset. Small victories every day, can soon lead to big growth. If you improve by just 1% per day, every day, at the end of a year, you will have improved by almost 38 times.
Doing the math, 1.01 ^ 365 = 37.78

I just started reading the book "Drive" by Daniel H. Pink. It's a really fascinating book about motivation that basically shows much of what we commonly think about motivation is wrong.
amzn.to/2H7fpv7

I've found that using text to speech programs while reading can keep me focused, help me remember better, and generally help me read more. A great online text to speech website is
ttsreader.com
I recommend using that site, and it is free to use.

This week, I heard the phrase "mindset is more important than skillset". This phrase has had a big effect on my perception of life and work. Do you agree with this phrase?

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