Archive for March, 2012

  • Ask James: Lying Politicians, Freedom, Being Introverted, the Big Bang, Harry Potter, And More!
    Posted by on March 30th, 2012 at 8:23 pm, Comments: 0

    Every Thursday I do a Q&A on Twitter from3:30PM to 4:30. I then take some of the answers and expand them on here. I’ll then take some of those answers and expand on them in a future book. I don’t claim to have all the answers. So please feel free to help out and contribute in the comments below. Part of what fills me with gratitude is the great comunity and friends that I have made through this blog and the knowledge I’ve learned from the comments.

    WHAT IS FREEDOM?

  • Five Things I’ve Learned from Superman
    Posted by on March 28th, 2012 at 9:11 pm, Comments: 0

    I jumped off the bed, flew into the air, and landed the wrong way on my foot, breaking it.  I was six and there was every indication I was from the planet Krypton, whose sun exploded when I was a baby, leaving me an orphan on a planet filled with people who would never fully understand me

    I had a cape on (my Superman blanket). The weak gravity of Earth would not hold me down. Nothing could hold me down. My mother claims she heard the crack of bone from the other side of our suburban house. Crack! I landed. It could’ve happened. She might’ve heard it.

  • The Only Three Things You Need To Know To Succeed
    Posted by on March 27th, 2012 at 4:21 pm, Comments: 0

    I once went to a Landmark Forum seminar because I liked the girl who invited me. “YOU HAVE TO GO TO THIS!” she said. I was going to have to sit for three hours and listen to people say stuff and how much Landmark helped them. I can’t even remember what they said. I’m sure it was enlightening but I can’t remember at all. I was nervous when she introduced me to the group in the beginning. I remember that. I also remember afterwards when I was tag-teamed by two members: “so when are you going to sign up for our [expensive] weekend course?” There was ZERO chance I was going to sign up for it.

  • Be Honest With Me
    Posted by on March 26th, 2012 at 10:04 am, Comments: 0

    I want everyone to be honest for a second and tell me. Because I don’t really get it.

    1)      Doesn’t wine taste bad? I mean, isn’t it AWFUL? Am I really the only one who thinks this? What would you rather have: a milk shake or a glass of wine? Now, I get it, you want to get buzzed or drunk. Or you want to get the girl you are with drunk. I get it. Been there, done that. So you drink wine. But several things:

    1. The actual taste is bad.
    2. You can’t sleep because of the sugar
  • Ask James: Is Money Evil? Will the US Pay Its Debt? Procrastination, Creativity, Lying, and More
    Posted by on March 24th, 2012 at 8:58 pm, Comments: 0

    Every Thursday I do a Q&A on Twitter from3:30PM to 4:30. I then take some of the answers and expand them on here. I’ll then take some of those answers and expand on them in a future book. I don’t claim to have all the answers. So please feel free to help out and contribute in the comments below. Part of what fills me with gratitude is the great comunity and friends that I have made through this blog and the knowledge I’ve learned from the comments.

    HOW DO YOU KNOW IF SOMEONE IS LYING?