Alpha Living

  • Why You Should Embrace An Ambiguous Sexuality

    You like women. There is no doubt about that. The effect of puberty on your mind, body, and emotions was exceedingly decisive. You went, seemingly overnight, from teasing the girls to lusting after their lengthening legs, blossoming...

    • Posted January 13, 2017
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  • How To Make 2017 A Year Of Style

    It is a new year; with it comes new hopes and new aspirations. Of all the resolutions you’ve made for the coming year, acquiring a sense of style—that is, an idea, a conception, a definitive taste in...

    • Posted January 5, 2017
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  • An Atheist’s Guide To Enjoying Christmas

    December twenty-fifth is not the birthday of Jesus of Nazareth. The early Christians chose this date because Winter Solstice and the ancient pagan Roman festival called Satunalia took place around this time. The fact that people were...

    • Posted December 23, 2016
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  • Are You An Iconoclast?

    If you refuse to echo conventional wisdom, if you delight in criticizing and undermining cherished beliefs, if you revel in taking down the puritanical, the sentimental, and the sanctimonious, then you are an iconoclast. An iconoclast is...

    • Posted December 16, 2016
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  • How To Enjoy The Office Christmas Party

    Tis the season to be jolly, which means it is also time for the office Christmas party. The annual stream of articles stating the obvious have already begun to flow. Don’t get sozzled into oblivion, don’t feel...

    • Posted December 15, 2016
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  • What Is Identity Politics?

    Every now and then a word or phrase enters the stream of the public sphere and immediately loses all sense of meaning. It ceases to describe and becomes instead a rhetorical weapon with which hacks and gossips...

    • Posted December 9, 2016
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  • 4 Ideas For A High Culture Christmas

    Every Christmas it’s the same damn thing. You buy presents for loved ones, get drunk at office parties, and drink loads of eggnog and hot chocolate. The routine is simple and basic; it is one you’ve been...

    • Posted December 1, 2016
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  • An Atheist’s Guide To Surviving Thanksgiving

    I am sure that many of you are looking forward to Thanksgiving with a mixed feeling of anticipation and dread. On the one hand, the long weekend brings with it time with family and friends. You’re looking...

    • Posted November 23, 2016
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  • How To Spot A Fake News Story

    The rise and proliferation of fake news stories has been much discussed lately. Some claim the wild and reckless distribution of baseless stories about Hillary Clinton swung the election to her opponent. There may be some truth...

    • Posted November 18, 2016
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  • What Not To Do If You Were With Her

    The last twenty-four hours have been extraordinary. Against nearly every poll in the known universe the Republican nominee prevailed. Everyone, even many in his party, was shocked and surprised; those on the other side horrified, aghast, and...

    • Posted November 10, 2016
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  • Why Having A Strong Ego Is Good

    This will hopefully be the last article in which I will have reason to mention Donald Trump. One of the many issues his rise to political prominence brings into the fore is the male ego. Have you...

    • Posted November 4, 2016
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