Draw the Rest of the Freaking Owl

On the unintended consequences of self-improvement’s privilege problem

Imagine, if you will, a book by Brad Pitt revealing his iron-clad technique for getting dates:

  1. Go to a place where women are
  2. Smile

Think of all of the stories he’d have of getting dates with women by using this technique, each one bolstering the validity of his argument. He’d include research on the importance of proximity, and insights like different kinds of women are found in

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Karla Starr

Karla Starr

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Author x2, inc. Making Numbers Count (w/ Chip Heath). Behavioral science, cultural history, systems, numbers.