Five for Friday
God at the Grammys: The Chosen Ones – “One night last summer, Lady Gaga sat in a tour bus in England, covered in stage blood from her concert that day. She told me that she had cried hysterically before a recent show because she’d had a dream that the devil was trying to take her…”
Why Group Decision-Making is Faulty – Apparently people arrive at better decisions when they consult in pairs rather than groups…
Good News! You Don’t Die. – Great inspiration for anyone thinking about taking a risk to follow their passion and skills.
Missionaries, Mercenaries and Misfits – A long-term aid worker tells how she and her husband came full circle in their work through idealism, cynicism and back to passion.
A finally, a good reminder that sometimes what ‘everyone knows’ is true, or good, or healthy, or reasonable, is a lot more up for debate than we think at the time :)