Question of the Week #273

What is the most outrageous thing you've ever done? Do you look back on it more with pleasure or regret? Do you wish you'd been more or less cautious in your life? Maybe my memory isn't what it once was, but I really can't think of anything I've ever done in my life that would … Continue reading Question of the Week #273

Question of the Week #272

Would you rather be very successful professionally with only a tolerable private life, or have a great private life but an uninspiring professional one? If you feel your private life is more important to you, do your priorities reflect this? If no, why not? I prefer the private life over the professional one. And, yes, … Continue reading Question of the Week #272

Question of the Week #270

Would you be happier with more control over what happens in your life or more control over your response to what happens? How could you gain more such control? I feel like I already have complete control over my response to what happens in my life. If I can't control my response to things, doesn't … Continue reading Question of the Week #270

Question of the Week #269

Amnesia comes in two forms: one in which you lose your memory of past events, another in which you no longer form new memories. If you took a bad fall and were to suffer one or the other, which would be worse? I think, as long as you have someone like Adam Sandler to put … Continue reading Question of the Week #269

Question of the Week #268

Which sex has it easier in our culture? Have you ever wished you were the opposite sex? Is this even a question? Men have it easier than women. Without a doubt. Just take a look at the majority of public offices in our government. Just take a look at the majority of higher positions in … Continue reading Question of the Week #268

Question of the Week #267

Do you think the world will be a better or a worse place 100 years from now? Do you see our present world as a better place than the world of a century ago? How so? This question is way deeper than I was prepared for this morning. Better or worse... It really depends on … Continue reading Question of the Week #267

Question of the Week #266

If you knew it would completely estrange you from your friends and family, would you follow your heart and marry a person you loved? Yes. I mean... if friends and family are rightly warning me that the person I love is also secretly a super-villain bent on global destruction and/or domination, I would hope I … Continue reading Question of the Week #266

Question of the Week #265

You discover that, because of a mix-up at the hospital, your wonderful 2-year-old is not actually yours. Would you want to switch kids and try to correct the mistake? Assume you'd have no further contact with the child you gave up. No. If my wife and I have spent the last two years forming attachments … Continue reading Question of the Week #265

Question of the Week #264

If a new medicine would cure arthritis but kill 1 out of 100 people who took it, would you want it to be legal? What about a vaccine that would kill 1 in 20, but keep the others from getting cancer? No. And no. If it were one in a million, I might think differently. … Continue reading Question of the Week #264

Question of the Week #263

For $30,000 would you go for 2 months without washing, brushing your teeth, shampooing, or even using deodorant? Assume you can't tell anyone why. Seems like this would have been super easy to accomplish in 2020 while everyone was on lock down at home, desperate to avoid COVID-19. Now that we're all making our way … Continue reading Question of the Week #263