Welcome to Monday’s News on the March – The week that was in my digital world.
Poem at Intellectual Shaman
full of stuff
the wide world is waiting
waiting for us to share.….…(Read entire poem).
- #142– Robert Abbott: The Bobby Knight story—the cost of unchecked anger, ego, & winning at all costs
Audio podcast at Peter Attia MD:
Robert Abbott is a six-time Emmy award winner and the director of “The Last Days of Knight,” the behind-the-scenes documentary of legendary coach Bobby Knight, and the events that led to his termination from Indiana University. In this episode, Robert takes us through his investigative journey, which revealed cautionary tales of a winning at all costs environment—how pain often gets left in the wake of unchecked anger, ego, and perfectionism. Robert reflects on Knight’s legacy and extracts lessons in self-awareness and accountability that can be applied to ensure history doesn’t repeat itself. ..…(Listen to podcast)
Blog article at selfawarepatterns
As someone who usually takes the scientific view on issues, I’ve occasionally been accused of scientism. And as someone also interested in the philosophy of science, I’m always interested in particular takes about what scientism might be. Midgley’s main beef seemed to be with people who turned science into an ideology. Broadly speaking, I can have some sympathy with that stance, although the devil usually turns out to be in the details. …(Read entire article)
- DarkHorse Podcast with Geert Vanden Bossche & Bret Weinstein
Video podcast at Bret Weinstein
The issues raised here concerning the effect of vaccinations on mass during a Pandemic are real and like others, I commend Brett for courageously giving Geert a platform to discuss and educate us. This discussion contains some of the most important information about the crisis that I have heard. What was discussed is terrifying and worthy of further debate. (Watch video podcast)
I would like to catch the Bobby Knight story…he is an interesting guy. The man is full of principles…but don’t piss him off.
I’m behind in posts Matt…the mother in law is leaving Friday finally…so I’ll be back on my game again after that.
I found that Knight story absolutely scintillating listening. I didn’t think I would like it since basketball isn’t really my scene, but heck what an amazing story!
I’m behind as well. It’s never easy staying up to date on all the posts we would like to read – that’s for sure!
Knight wants to win bad…but he teaches kids the right way but…his temper can get in the way
You might have a different opinion after you listen to the podcast.
I’ll give it a listen