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How To Win Rock Paper Scissors. I admit it.

How To Win Rock Paper Scissors

When I first heard there are actual tournaments for Rock-paper-scissors, sanctioned by the World Rock Paper Scissors Society, I laughed. I mean seriously, $50k to the winner of a game that requires no skill whatsoever? Absurd. Boy was I wrong. Rock-paper-scissors isn't just a silly game kids play or a way to decide who has to be the designated driver at parties. Short Stories that Will Leave You Smiling, Crying and Thinking. Post written by: Marc Chernoff Email Since its inception eighteen months ago, our sister site Makes Me Think (MMT) has truly evolved into a remarkable online community.

Short Stories that Will Leave You Smiling, Crying and Thinking

Every day, users share their thought-provoking life stories and vote on stories that other users have shared. Some are happy, some are sad, and others twist your emotions, pulling them in several directions at once. As stated on the MMT About page, sometimes the most random everyday encounters force us to stop and rethink the truths and perceptions we have ingrained in our minds. I believe the 101 stories listed below perfectly fulfill that description. 2010 DARWIN AWARDS. Eighth Place In Detroit, a 41-year-old man got stuck and drowned in two feet of water after squeezing head first through an 18-inch-wide sewer grate to retrieve his car keys.

Seventh Place A 49-year-old San Francisco stockbroker, who "totally zoned when he ran", accidentally jogged off a 100-foot high cliff on his daily run. Body Language. Table Of Contents Introduction 1.

Body Language

Understanding Body Language Basics. Guide to flirting. Why do we flirt?

Guide to flirting

Flirting is much more than just a bit of fun: it is a universal and essential aspect of human interaction. Anthropological research shows that flirting is to be found, in some form, in all cultures and societies around the world.

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Palmistry. Life line The length and character of the line represents the level of vital energy.

Palmistry

Person's ability to resist disease and unfavorable outward circumstances. Change in its direction reflects changes in the life of a person. A long and clear Life line represents a large amount of living forces, health of a person. A short line represents a lack of energy, physical unsound state. A break in the lines on one hand - disease and fast recovery, a break on the both hands means serious disease. Branches rising up out of it mean sound health; branches down of it mean financial trouble and bad health.

Bizarre Mental Delusions. Here are 15 of the most bizarre syndromes to be documented since that time. . . 1.

Bizarre Mental Delusions

Capgras Delusion In the heat of an argument it’s normal to want to disown your parents or kids, but for the sufferer of Capgras delusions that feeling never goes away. It’s commonly caused when the “wire” that connects the visual section of the brain to the emotional section is damaged. As a result, the sufferer sees their loved ones but no emotional response is triggered; they truly believe that the person in front of them is nothing more than an imposter. Styles of Distorted Thinking. Psychology-Proven Facts You Should Know About Yourself.

I’ve decided to start a series called 100 Things You Should Know about People.

Psychology-Proven Facts You Should Know About Yourself

As in: 100 things you should know if you are going to design an effective and persuasive website, web application or software application. Or maybe just 100 things that everyone should know about humans! Common Faults in Human Thought. Humans This list is a follow up to Top 10 Common Faults in Human Thought.

Common Faults in Human Thought

Thanks for everyone’s comments and feedback; you have inspired this second list! Death Trivia. Human World. Human World The women of the Tiwi tribe in the South Pacific are married at birth.

Human World

When Albert Einstein died, his final words died with him. The nurse at his side didn't understand German. Asian Parenting. Personalilty and Intellegience Tests. Married Couple In The Same Photo As Children. Here's a photo coincidence on the lines of the post I published called Photo Taken Of Father Showed His Missing Daughter.

Married Couple In The Same Photo As Children

I came across this new one by chance on a video from WXII 12 TV . The odds against this coincidence happening must be millions to 1. First Contact With Aliens. Insane Coincidences You Wont Believe Actually Happened. America's Freak Luck During the Battle of Midway The Battle of Midway may be remembered as one of the most spectacular naval battles in history and one of the huge turning points in the Pacific theater, but it started out as a pure clusterfuck for the Americans. Despite going into battle with most of Japan's game plan in their pocket thanks to American codebreakers/Bothan spies, the U.S. Different Ways to Lace Shoes. Mental Math Tricks.

One thing that fascinates me is performing mental math. Little Known Verses Of Children's rhymes. Either I had a really short attention span as a kid and never made it past the first verse of a song (which is entirely possible), or there are some obscure lyrics to the songs we all know and love. Here are a few examples. 1. Interesting Unknown Facts. An Essay by Einstein: The World As I See It. Global Food Disparity: How Segregated Is Your City? Recently, cartographer Bill Rankin produced an astounding map of Chicago, which managed to show the city's areas of racial integration.

Eric Fischer saw those maps, and took it upon himself to create similar ones for the top 40 cities in the United States. Extraordinary Things Happening Right Now. Wedding superstitions.