Paul Zak on the Trust Molecule

An amazing talk hosted on TED (of course) – This video has (if only figuratively) blown my mind. I wish I could get my hands on some pharmaceutical-grade oxytocin and dose the world (Or at least the GOP – they seem to need it more than most). ^^

For those who can’t see the video above, here’s the link: http://www.ted.com/talks/paul_zak_trust_morality_and_oxytocin.html

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Holy S**T!

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Just so my fans (wait… what fans? *rolls eyes* oh, never mind) don’t think I’ve deserted them… I have a doctor’s appointment today, and so am probably gonna be woozy and unable to think… much less post. so here’s a link to a really fascinating article I found last night on morals and ethics

Network – Television is a goddamned amusement park – Google Videos

Vodpod videos no longer available.

And that’s about all I have to say about that.

*goes out to play in the sun, forgets it’s winter, freezes his damned ass off, and goes inside to read a book by the fire (for those who must know, it’s ‘Twilight Watch’, by Sergei Lukyanenko)*