What We Can Learn From 26-Year Old Larry Sanders’s Decision to Walk Away From $21MM of a $44MM NBA Contract

  What can we learn from a 26-year old young man named Larry Sanders, who decided to walk away from a four-year $44 million NBA contract? Plenty. Mr. Sanders did not walk away with nothing, however, as his team, the Milwaukee Bucks, bought out his contract somewhere in a reported $13MM to $15MM range. Consequently, … Continue reading What We Can Learn From 26-Year Old Larry Sanders’s Decision to Walk Away From $21MM of a $44MM NBA Contract

Sometimes to Uncover the Truth, You Have to Start with a “Conspiracy Theory”

By now, many of you are familiar with the quote I've used by famed German philosopher Arthur Shopenhauer several times in my past videos: "All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident."  Unfortunately, for the vast majority of us, we never … Continue reading Sometimes to Uncover the Truth, You Have to Start with a “Conspiracy Theory”

maalamalama Podcast #2: The Necessity of Diversity to Understanding Truth

In maalamalama Podcast #2, we discuss The Necessity of Diversity to Understanding Truth. Without realizing it, many of us lead remarkably non-diverse lives. We go to work and socialize with the same people in our office after work. If we socialize with people outside our office, often it is with people still in our industry … Continue reading maalamalama Podcast #2: The Necessity of Diversity to Understanding Truth

maalamalama Podcast #1

Here is the first maalamalama Podcast #1 that we posted on our YouTube channel on 16 February 2015. As requested by some of our YouTube channel subscribers, please find a downloadable mp3 file of the said podcast. Basically for topics on our YouTube channel that run more than 15 to 20 minutes, we will be … Continue reading maalamalama Podcast #1

Use the Golden Rule Daily to Make Everyone’s Life Better

Today we  take a break to extend our "Curiously Thirsty" series and we discuss how daily application of the Golden Rule can not only improve your life's outlook but also perhaps help to change the outlook and consciousness of those around us that are unfortunately working to enslave, instead of free, humanity. At maalamalama, we … Continue reading Use the Golden Rule Daily to Make Everyone’s Life Better

The Curious Case of Germany’s Gold Repatriation Efforts

The Curious Case of Germany's Gold Repatriation Efforts, by JS Kim Today we talk about the many fishy circumstances surrounding Germany’s alleged repatriation of 120 tonnes of gold, 85 from the US Federal Reserve and 35 from the Banque de France. Again, as was the case with the 5 tonnes allegedly repatriated from the US … Continue reading The Curious Case of Germany’s Gold Repatriation Efforts