Donald Trump needs oxytocin accelerator.

Donald Trump needs oxytocin accelerator. March 04, 2017 In a recent presidential campaign speech, a highly respected man took a moment to speak to the country about empathy, specifically why we need to empathize with each other more. He did so because when it comes to fundamental manners, political protocol

Equals and Oxytocin

Equals and Oxytocin March 04, 2017 I recently saw a fascinating movie entitled Equals staring Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult. It was produced by that master of Neo-noir Ridley Scott (Alien, Gladiator, Thelma and Louise . . .) so it had a great look and feel; very slick, very visual, and very

Is Artificial Intelligence Appealing to Your Oxytocin?

Is Artificial Intelligence Appealing to Your Oxytocin? November 24, 2016 Can artificial intelligence dupe you out of your phone number? Your social security number? Your mother’s maiden name? Your money? The quick answer is YES. Criminal programmers are actively whipping up A.I. algorithms capable of mimicking human voices that sound

If you were a movie, would you be . . .

If you were a movie, would you be . . . October 25, 2016 If you were a movie would you be a humanist western, a flickering story of cowboys and Indians galloping back and forth, committing actions that can’t be undone, using harsh words that cannot be forgotten, spilling

Artificial Intelligence Empathy and Oxytocin

Artificial Intelligence Empathy and Oxytocin September 28, 2016 Oxytocin is a transactional hormone. Its job is to make split second evaluations about people we interface with. It does so through every sense available to us; our eyes, ears, touch, and smell . . . Will we ever be able to

Oxytocin, Colin Kaepernick and Patriotism

Oxytocin, Colin Kaepernick and Patriotism September 13, 2016 Colin Kaepernick wears cops as pigs socks and refuses to stand for the national anthem! Ask ten people what their idea of patriotism is and you will get ten different answers based on a singular fundamental truth. Patriotism is a way to

Tim Cook, Apple, Oxytocin, back Taxes and the IPhone: Sometimes doing the right thing happens also to be the best business move

Tim Cook, Apple, Oxytocin, back Taxes and the IPhone: Sometimes doing the right thing happens also to be the best business move. September 06, 2016 Whether he knows it or not, Tim Cook’s ties to oxytocin run deep. He does so by channeling a vision of confidence, trust and inclusion

Burqas, Burkini’s, Niqabs, Nataly Wood and Oxytocin

Burqas, Burkini’s, Niqabs, Nataly Wood and Oxytocin August 29, 2016 To burqa or to not burqa that is the question. Whether ‘tis nobler in the mind of the wearer . . . to take arms against the sea of troubles . . . yada, yada. For those of you who

Olympic Velodrome Cycling & Oxytocin Exceptionalism

Olympic Velodrome Cycling & Oxytocin Exceptionalism August 22, 2016 Ambitious cycledrome riders strive in their souls for perfect team syncopation with three other cyclorama champions gyrating round and round on a banked curve looping perilously close to wipeout, for victory. You are, with no breaks, at all times perilously close

My Oxytocin Experience

My Oxytocin Experience August 18, 2016 Dear HBC, I am a 25 year old man. Let’s backup. Apparently, I exhibited what my parents perceived as gay mannerisms because they shipped me off to military school when I was five years old. They were right. I was and still am gay,