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Paradigm Shift Difficulties

“Paradigm shifts” represent new ways of looking at things, and they often fly in the face of common sense. Pundits often point to surveys; although, a majority opinion does not constitute truth. There is widespread enthusiasm for large and expensive … Continue reading

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Life Between Two Paradigms: Need a “Paradigm Shift?”

“It is not so much that we’re afraid of change or so in love with the old ways, but it’s that place in between that we fear. . .  It’s like being in between trapezes.  It’s Linus when his blanket … Continue reading

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Allegory of the Cave

Plato’s Allegory of the Cave suggests that we are chained to benches in a cave that is only illuminated by a fire, and all the reality we know is the shadows cast by the real things. We are ambivalent about … Continue reading

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