Why Can’t We Be Friends?

In War’s Why Can’t We Be Friends?, the line “why can’t we be friends?” is repeated 44 times and makes up 94% of the entire song. I’ve asked myself this question hundreds of times. Why can’t people seem to agree on anything?

One guy says something, another guy comes back with something else. A woman posts something nice on Facebook and people can’t wait to give it a piece of their mind.

Are people hardwired to argue? Were we made to never accept another person’s point of view without feeling resentment or bitterness?Continue reading →

Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus. Both Are Irrational.

I started off writing an entry on general human irrationality but one Guy up there somehow wanted me to write about this instead.

Well, here goes nothing.

I usually shy away from writing things where I feel vulnerable or at a disadvantage but I’m going out on a limb here and actually give it a try.

I’ve been reading a lot lately and one of the books I’ve stumbled upon is Dr. Emerson Eggerichs’ “Love & Respect: The Love She Most Desires; The Respect He Desperately Needs” which basically deals with marriage but more importantly, the differences between men and women and why they are not able to get along.… Continue reading →