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Don't Even Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

     Job interviews. Making new friends. Meeting the President of the United States. Each of the previous examples are times when making a good first impression really counts. Scientists have said a person will categorize you as a friend or foe within the first few seconds of meeting them. To better understand what occurs within the automatic processing centers of our brains, Author Malcolm Gladwell discusses the power of the unconscious mind and how it helps us in his novel Blink: The Power of…See More
Jun 6, 2016
Jackie Trujillo commented on Braden Kobeski's blog post Wait...What?
"8. There isn't really a question here... 7. Egg 6. She's thinking "What will I eat for dinner tonight?" 4. Because it's from the perspective of children, and to children adults are just a buzzkill and they're all the…"
Jun 1, 2014
Brad Posdal commented on Braden Kobeski's blog post Divergent by Veronica Roth: Faction Tells All
"If I could choose I would eurudite."
May 30, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Jesse Ott's blog post I am Talking About Fight Club
"The movie Fight Club is one of the best movies ever! The title didn't appeal to me because I thought it was about boxing. Ohhh was I wrong. Great Post!"
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Isabel Moroney's blog post Top 10 Favorite Book Quotes
"I don't have many favorite book quotes, but the ones you have here are interesting and inspiring. I will start looking for more quotes that speak to me in the future. "
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Sarah Hoadley's blog post Do the X-Men movies get any better?
"I just saw the new X-man movie and it was great! I heard the comics tie into the movies a lot. The super powers in X-men seem really cool to me. Great post!"
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Braden Kobeski's blog post Wait...What?
"Haha, I missed 5...whoops"
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Connor H's blog post Sherlock Holmes - A Collection of Stories
"Sherlock Holmes is the coolest guy ever! He is like a mind reader. I kinda wish I had his powers of deduction. The books are great too."
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Holly Straup's blog post Would You Rather...?
"Ohhh I like this post... 1. Darth Vader, but can I have the deep voice too? 2. I would go into the future to see how much the iphone changed. 3.  I would want to be famous for like movie acting, or for inventing something. 4. Probably a Wizard,…"
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on sammy levey's blog post Which dystopian world do you belong in?
"The Brave New World sounds kinda sweet. I would need to see it for myself, but I would probably pick that one. Maybe just for a week vacation."
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Maya Mocarski's blog post A Top 12
"I think Egypt would be really fun to go to. I want to see the pyramids and many the many other great wonders of the world. Scuba diving is sweet! I want to do that too. "
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Abbie Joyce's blog post It Really is Kind Of A Funny Story by Ned Vizzini
"The picture you have is really cool and interesting. The most stressful thing in high school is probably trying to make everyone happy and get along. It doesn't seem like a funny story, but I'll read it and find out. "
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Alayna Zografos's blog post Different, Yet the Same
"I saw the Group Interpretation of this and it seemed very inspiring and heart felt. I can't imagine what he would have gone through. I hope you enjoyed the book and great post!"
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on ted kendall's blog post being happy with your life
"I think you are right. Living in the moment is probably one of the best ways to go through life. "The past is history, the future a mystery, but we are given the here and now. That's why it's called a present." This is one of my…"
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Chris Niersbach's blog post Top Three Books 2014
"11/22/63 sounds like a great book. I have been given many good recommendations about it too. I hope I can read it this summer."
May 29, 2014
Braden Kobeski commented on Brad Posdal's blog post The Runaway Review of the Runaway Jury
"I had no idea that The Run Away Jury  was a book! The movie is fantastic! I'll have to read the book sometime."
May 29, 2014

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Don't Even Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

Posted on January 29, 2016 at 12:30pm 0 Comments

     Job interviews. Making new friends. Meeting the President of the United States. Each of the previous examples are times when making a good first impression really counts. Scientists have said a person will categorize you as a friend or foe within the first few seconds of meeting them. To better understand what occurs within the automatic processing centers of our brains, Author Malcolm Gladwell discusses the power of the unconscious mind and how it helps us in his…

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Divergent by Veronica Roth: Faction Tells All

Posted on May 26, 2014 at 5:12pm 7 Comments

        Beatrice Prior is a teenage girl who always thought she was different from her selfless family of four. After taking a mandatory assessment at school she learns that she is different after all, maybe even Divergent. She continues her life as Divergent in the Dauntless faction where she meets new friends and enemies.

        I thought Divergent was a great book! The way the characters are divided up reminds me of how our culture is today. Abnegation,…

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Wait...What?

Posted on May 19, 2014 at 11:33pm 6 Comments

Curiosity killed the cat. Or did it?

 There are many questions in day to day life that make us stop and think. Many of these questions can’t be answered and are up for interpretation. I want to see if people have similar thoughts about these questions and why. Please leave your comments and ideas below. 

8) Curiosity Killed the Cat?

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Survivor Man: The Final Frontier

Posted on April 30, 2014 at 9:14pm 1 Comment

       Christopher McCandless went into the wild with little, next to nothing, thinking he could live off of the land. Chris was found deceased in an abandoned bus on Stampede Trail in Alaska.

       Into the Wild, by Jon Krakauer, was mainly a biography about Chris McCandless and his travels in the last few…

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