What Caught My Eye This Week – March 3, 2018

Age of Outrage

  In addition to providing a constant supply of outrage triggers, social media dramatically lowers the costs of expressing outrage. Offline, punishing bad behaviour is difficult, stressful and risky. ~ M.J. Crockett, assistant professor of psychology at Yale University in a Globe and Mail Op-Ed, Modern outrage is making it harder to better society Rafael Nadal, the King of Clay, is going to be off the tour for several months with his ongoing hip injury. I have always wondered how long his body would stand up to the punishment it takes every time that he hits the court. Three of

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What Caught My Eye This Week – February 17, 2018

What Caught My Eye This Week

  I'm not a gay Olympian. I'm just an Olympian. And now I'm an Olympic medalist and I happen to be gay. It has nothing to do with how I got here. It does help to have nice eyebrows, though. ~ Olympic Medalist Adam Rippon While many LGBT people have won Olympic gold medals, this week Canadian figure skater Eric Radford has become the world’s first openly gay Winter Olympic gold medallist. He told them media,“I take it seriously that I can deliver a powerful message and hopefully inspire other gay athletes.” #OutAndProud #OhCanada Edelman released their 2018 Trust Barometer.

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