john green

john green

Shailene's Hair, Unfair Monopoly, and the Just World Fallacy

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More about donating hair: http://fishingboatproceeds.tumblr.com/post/58173409309/shailene-woodley-is-cutting-her-hair-this-weekend Children with Hair Loss: http://www.childrenwithhairloss.us/donate-your-hair/ In which John discusses the just world fallacy, Lupe Fiasco, Shailene Woodley's impending hair cut on her road to becoming Hazel Grace Lancaster for The Fault in Our Stars movie, the way that power gets wielded, and how difficult it can be for all of us to see the world as it is and not just as we wish it to be. A bit about the Monopoly research: http://nymag.com/news/features/money-brain-2012-7/ And a study about how power changes the brain to decrease empathy and generosity: http://www.michaelinzlicht.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/downloads/2013/06/Hogeveen-Inzlicht-Obhi-in-press.pdf (CRAZY STUFF!)