Are Social Connections Overrated?

A few years ago 60 Minutes did a story on the happiest country in the world. Based on an international survey of happiness, researchers found that while the United States was number twenty-three, Denmark topped the list. In the story Morley Safer interviewed Danish students, professors, and newspaper reporters trying to understand why the Danes … Continued

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Can’t We Just Be Friends?

Earlier this week an amazing article appeared in the New York Times detailing a longstanding friendship between a man and a woman. Like most friendships between heterosexual men and women, it was complicated. She was in love with him almost from the jump (he was so good looking he made her nervous), he confessed his … Continued

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