Monthly Archives: April 2017

Useless Efforts

The idea of an effort being useless is counter intuitive. Effort is defined as an undertaking using up a lot…

Frustratingly Impossible

Optimists do not deal with impossibilities; for them everything is possible. Realists know better! In legal terms, impossibility is a…

Marginal Gains

We are intrigued by the ongoing Team Sky/British Cycling controversy and the process of “marginal gains” as an explanation of…

Reasonable Reasoning

Reasoning is the process of thinking about a subject matter through rational, level-headed reflection.  Many people draw inferences from complex…