Phil for Humanity Phil for Humanity
A Guide for the Survival of Humankind and Helping the World, Society, and Yourself.

Articles for Personal Development

  1. "How to Win Friends and Influence People" is Wrong
  2. 0^0 is Undefined
  3. 10 Essential Elements of Self-Compassion
  4. 10 Ways 3D Printing is Shaping the Future of Medicine
  5. 13 Steps to be Productive
  6. 20 Mimuts
  7. 3 Reasons to Stop Using Dryers
  8. 5 More Wise (Ass) Sayings
  9. 5 Reasons Why Hype Sucks
  10. 5 Small Nutrition Tips That Make a Big Impact on Your Health
  11. 5 Smart (Ass) Sayings
  12. 6 Reasons Why We Lie
  13. 7 Reasons to Never Retire
  14. 8 Signs That You Work Too Much
  15. 9 1 Woops
  16. 9 Suggestions for Exercising More
  17. A Better Ring Tone
  18. A Broken Clock Might Not be Right Twice a Day
  19. A Homeless Survival Guide
  20. A Mother's Prerogative
  21. A Trashcan in your Car
  22. AC Adapters Issue
  23. Abortion: Religion versus Practicality versus Morality
  24. Accept It and Move On
  25. Accidental Sofa Hack
  26. Addressing Issues
  27. Alarm Clock Lifehack
  28. All Children are Geniuses
  29. All Men Are Not Created Equally
  30. Amazing Paintings that Look like Real Photographs
  31. An Analysis of Reasons for Allowing and Denying Gun Ownership
  32. An Easier Way to Check for a Wet or Soiled Diaper
  33. An Issue with Electrical Safety Plugs
  34. Another Fundamental Flaw with Online Advertisement
  35. Appearance is Everything
  36. Arguments can be Good
  37. Asking Forgiveness versus Permission
  38. Atheism versus Agnosticism
  39. Atheists have Morals
  40. Auto-Correcting People
  41. Baby Knee Pads
  42. Baby Toy Idea
  43. Bathroom Lights
  44. Be a Productive Member of Society
  45. Be a Respectable Adult
  46. Becoming Rich
  47. Being Too Serious
  48. Better Air Conditioner Automation
  49. Better Car Storage Compartments
  50. Better Flea and Tick Prevention for the Home
  51. Better Gasoline Reporting
  52. Blog Carnivals
  53. Blood Filters
  54. Bodybuilding Problems
  55. Bored at Work
  56. Brush then Floss or Floss then Brush?
  57. Bullshit Answers
  58. Buy One, Get One Free
  59. Carnival of Debt Management - 28th Edition
  60. Carnival of Life, Happiness, and Meaning - 24th Edition
  61. Carnival of Small Business Issues - 18th Edition
  62. Cash Back from Credit Cards
  63. Change or Accept It
  64. Childhood is Stressful
  65. Children and Faith
  66. Chinese Saying about Children
  67. Choice is the only Freedom
  68. Clean Ears with Cotton Swabs?
  69. Colonizing Other Solar Systems
  70. Complaining is Good for You
  71. Computers > Humans
  72. Confusion with Daylight Saving Time
  73. Contacting Aliens
  74. Continuous Improvement
  75. Craps: The Game
  76. Curved Wallets
  77. Cutting Edge versus Bleeding Edge Technology
  78. Dear Junk Mail Solicitors
  79. Death to Commuting
  80. Delegate to Someone with No Authority
  81. Demote Managers
  82. Desire is Suffering
  83. Diaper Bags versus Backpacks
  84. Do What You Love
  85. Doctor Appointment? Don't Wait Too Long!
  86. Doctor Shots Joke
  87. Does the End Justify the Means?
  88. Double Standard of Opinions
  89. Early Social Stratification
  90. Elevators versus Stairs
  91. Encountering Aliens from another World
  92. Enjoy Each Moment
  93. Etiquette to Reading and Replying to Emails
  94. Everyone has a Boss
  95. Everyone is Racist
  96. Evolution is Dead
  97. Evolution versus Religion
  98. Extroverts and Introverts
  99. Faith is a Mental Disease
  100. Famous Sayings
  101. Fear of Death and Dying
  102. Fear of Rejection
  103. Fibonacci Mystery Proof
  104. Fibonacci Mystery
  105. Firing Idiots!
  106. Five Motivational Tips
  107. Flaw Found with Microsoft's Spider Solitaire
  108. Free Parking
  109. Funny Asian Sign
  110. Gambling Advice
  111. Garage Door Confusion
  112. Gay Marriages
  113. Generic Business Plan
  114. Gift Cards are Evil
  115. Go To Bed Earlier
  116. Google's Problem
  117. Gotcha!
  118. Greed is Good and Bad
  119. Greeting Cards are a Rip-Off
  120. Grow, Plateau, and Go
  121. Gym Alternatives
  122. Half Full/Empty Glass
  123. Handling Complaints
  124. Hate the Player and the Game
  125. Health is More Important than Wealth
  126. Help Identify These Mushrooms
  127. Homemade Word Puzzle
  128. How Much Money Do You Need to Retire?
  129. How Much Time to Reach the Nearest Star?
  130. How Science Fiction Misrepresents Cloning
  131. How To End Ender's Game
  132. How the IoT Can Help Cities
  133. How to Build Better Trashcans
  134. How to Colonize the Solar System
  135. How to Design Better Gas Stations
  136. How to Divide by Zero
  137. How to Gain Weight And Build Muscle Fast for Skinny Guys
  138. How to Gain Weight
  139. How to Improve Flashlights
  140. How to Improve your Listening Skills at Work
  141. How to Live Off of Minimum Wage
  142. How to Make Credit Cards More Secure
  143. How to Make Credit Cards even MORE Secure and More Widely Accepted
  144. How to Make Refrigerators and Freezers Easier to Access
  145. How to Make a Small Fortune Joke
  146. How to More Cheaply Cool a Fridge
  147. How to NOT Gain Weight
  148. How to Overcome Writer's Block with Greeting Cards
  149. How to Really Increase Your Self Confidence
  150. How to Recognize Junk Mail without ever Opening Them
  151. How to Reduce Stress
  152. Humanity's Responsibilities
  153. Hyper-Critical
  154. Hypnotic Learning
  155. I Sow for Others to Reap
  156. IT Self-Destruction by Management
  157. If You are not having Fun, then You are not Living
  158. Ignorance and Stupidity
  159. Ignorance is Bliss
  160. Immortality is Stagnation
  161. Improving Cereal Packaging
  162. Inexplicable USPS Packaging Costs
  163. Infinite Number is Impossible
  164. Inflation is Higher than Investment Interest Rates
  165. Is College Worth It?
  166. Is Sarcasm Lying?
  167. Is it Time to Purchase Bank Foreclosed Properties?
  168. Is the Prime Directive Ethical?
  169. Issues with Modern Checkbooks
  170. It Does Not Matter
  171. It is Not about Being Right
  172. Knowledge is No Longer Power
  173. Knowledge, Intelligence, and Wisdom
  174. Laziness is the Father of Invention
  175. Less Me, More We
  176. Life is a Phase
  177. Live within your Means
  178. Lottery: A Stupid Man's Tax
  179. Mahjong Aggravation
  180. Managing is Common Sense
  181. Math Proof: Natural Log (X ^ Y)
  182. Merge SIM and SD Cards
  183. Mini-Mattresses
  184. Money Can Not Buy Happiness
  185. Morality is Black or White
  186. Morality versus Forgiveness
  187. Mortgages for Seniors: Pros and Cons of the Reverse Mortgage
  188. Mosquito in the House
  189. Most Juices are Apple Juice
  190. Motivation for College
  191. My First Interview
  192. My Personal Gripes with the Ten Commandments
  193. Mysterious Giant Mushrooms
  194. Mystery Birds
  195. Mystery Fruits
  196. Natural versus Man-Made
  197. Never Donate or Trade In Your Car
  198. Next Please
  199. No Fear
  200. No Long-Term Planning is Stupid
  201. No Ouching
  202. Nothing is Perfect
  203. Observing Objects near the Speed of Light
  204. Obsolete Technologies and their Replacements
  205. Offensive Topics
  206. Open Mind, Open Heart
  207. Optimistic?
  208. Overcoming Fear
  209. Overcoming Laziness
  210. Packaging Pollution
  211. Papaya Bugs
  212. Past, Present, and Future
  213. Patience versus Optimization
  214. Perpetual Motion
  215. Pessimism versus Realism
  216. Pet Peeve #1: No Long Term Future
  217. Pet Peeve #2: Public Toilets
  218. Pet Peeve #3: All Natural is NOT Necessarily Good
  219. Pet Peeve #4: Most Foods are Organic
  220. Pet Peeve #5: The Best Parking Space
  221. Picture of a Funny Misspelled Sign
  222. Picture of a Least Chipmunk
  223. Pictures of Cherry Blossoms
  224. Plant a BETTER Tree
  225. Please Help Classify These Mushrooms
  226. Possessions are a Burden
  227. Possible Cure for Canker Sores
  228. Postponement is Abandonment
  229. Power Front Sunshades
  230. Practice Practice Practice
  231. Preventing Damage from Leaky Sinks
  232. Problem with All Toys
  233. Proof: 0 * Undefined = -1
  234. Proud to be Proud
  235. Proving Evolution
  236. Quality of Life (Part 2)
  237. Quality of Life
  238. Racism is Ignorance and Hatred
  239. Racist against Racists
  240. Raising Children Fairly and Equally
  241. Reason versus Faith
  242. Reason versus Religion
  243. Reasons for Apathy
  244. Recycle Christmas Trees
  245. Recycle Old Computers and Broken Electronics
  246. Recycling Batteries
  247. Recycling Kitchen Waste
  248. Recycling Rain Water
  249. Recycling Yard Waste
  250. Reducing the Electricity Consumption of Water Heaters
  251. Relieving Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Increasing Computer Productivity
  252. Religious Thought throughout the Middle Ages
  253. Retirement Calculator
  254. Revenge Prolongs Pain
  255. Revenge is a Dish Best Not Served
  256. Safety Issue with the Ford Edge 2010
  257. Safety Issue with the Honda Odyssey
  258. Save Money at Target
  259. Saving Money versus Saving Time
  260. Selecting a College Major
  261. Self-Confidence is Key in Poker
  262. Sentences Ending in Prepositions
  263. Short-Term versus Long-Term Capital Gains
  264. Sierpinski Triangle Using HTML 5
  265. Simple Headache Relief
  266. Six Benefits of Emergency Power Generators for Homes
  267. Sleep Nightmare
  268. Sleeping on your Stomach
  269. Small, Average, Great, and Greater Minds
  270. Soft Drinks are Liquid Candy
  271. Speaking Carefully and Correctly
  272. Spicy Hot versus Temperature Hot
  273. Stainless Steel Refrigerators
  274. Sterilizing Cell Phones
  275. Stop Playing Car Music
  276. Stop Re-Building Homes in the Floodplains
  277. Stop Using Credit Cards
  278. Stopping Junk Mail
  279. Stupid Questions versus Stupid People
  280. Suddenly Rich?
  281. Suffering Leads to Wisdom
  282. Superstition versus Reason
  283. Surprises
  284. Teaching Patience
  285. Teflon Cars
  286. The 5 Types of CEOs and What Motivates Them
  287. The Advantages and Disadvantages of Tenure
  288. The Advantages and Disadvantages of eStatements
  289. The Advantages of Setting Goals
  290. The Benefits of Delegation
  291. The Best Mortgage Comparison Website is
  292. The Blame Game
  293. The Controversy over Stem Cell Research
  294. The Dangers of Scheduling with your Boss
  295. The Dangers of Traveling near the Speed of Light
  296. The Decreasing Quality of Movies
  297. The Definition of Morality and Ethics
  298. The Definition of Tuckle
  299. The Definitions of Lower, Middle, and Upper Classes
  300. The Dilemma for Young Women
  301. The Effects of the Black Death on the Middle Ages
  302. The First Worldwide Culture is the Internet
  303. The Four-Step Plan to End Credit Card Offer Solicitations
  304. The Great Waste of Pumpkins
  305. The Guessing Game
  306. The Highest Possible Score in Backgammon
  307. The History and Introduction of Nuclear Chemistry and the Atomic Model
  308. The History and Psychological Effects of UFOs on the American People
  309. The Merits of Two Backups
  310. The Most Dangerous Weapon
  311. The Mystery of Light and the Theory of Relativity
  312. The Origin of Morality and Ethics
  313. The Price of Progress
  314. The Problem with LASIK
  315. The Problem with Transitions Eyeglasses
  316. The Problems with IT Firefighting
  317. The Pros and Cons of Atheism
  318. The Pros and Cons of Bottled Water
  319. The Pros and Cons of Corporal Punishment
  320. The Pros and Cons of Negativity
  321. The Pros and Cons of Organic Food and Farming
  322. The Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters
  323. The Right and Wrong Ways to Boost Morale
  324. The Road to Enlightenment is Paved with Selfishness
  325. The Secret of Success
  326. The Secret to Happiness
  327. The Secret to a Clean Home
  328. The Secret to a Well Kept Yard
  329. The Secret to the Bellagio Hotel's Buffet
  330. The Source of All Evil
  331. The Suffering of Others
  332. The Television versus the Internet
  333. The Turtle and the Rabbit
  334. The Types of Employees at Large Companies
  335. The Types of Managers
  336. The Ultimate Green Wedding
  337. The World's Most Annoying Game
  338. The World's Stupidest Game: Coin Toss: Heads or Tails
  339. Think Before Donating
  340. Think Before You Speak
  341. Think More, Do Better
  342. This is a Social Bookmarking Experiment
  343. Those Who Ignore History are Doomed to Repeat It
  344. Time Travel Theories
  345. Time is Our Most Valuable Asset
  346. Tips for Creating Customized Greeting Cards
  347. To All Smokers and Non-Smokers
  348. To Rationality Help Humanity
  349. To Rationally Help Humanity
  350. To Rent or Own?
  351. Toilet Paper is Not Sterile
  352. Top 18 Signs Your Department is Being Laid Off
  353. Top 4 Benefits of Wearing Safety Footwear
  354. Top Ten Reasons Why No One Clicks on Your Ads
  355. Turn a Dream into a Goal
  356. Turn your Scrap into Quick Cash
  357. Two Car Insurance Cards
  358. Umbrellas, Umbrellas, Umbrellas
  359. Undefined * Undefined = Undefined
  360. Undefined + Undefined = Undefined
  361. Undefined and Imaginary Numbers
  362. Understanding Behavior Types
  363. Understanding Emergency Food Supplies
  364. Understanding Heavy Metal Music
  365. Understanding the Sanctity of Marriage
  366. Upgrading Smoke Detectors
  367. Useless Christmas Gifts
  368. Voice Mail Enhancement Idea
  369. Waking Up Less Sleepy
  370. Web 2.0 versus AdSense
  371. Wetting Public Toilet Paper in Public Restrooms
  372. What Causes Stress?
  373. What Doesn't Kill Us Will Try Again
  374. What You Need to do when Global Warming Causes Rising Sea Levels
  375. What does Infinity Divided by Infinity Equal?
  376. What does Infinity Minus Infinity Equal?
  377. What does Infinity to the Negative One Power Equal to?
  378. What does Zero Times Infinity Equal?
  379. What is Rich?
  380. What is Wrong with "How are You?"
  381. When to Replace an Aging Car
  382. Which Came First, the Chicken or the Egg?
  383. Who is Crazier?
  384. Why Demonstrations and Petitions Do Not Work
  385. Why Freshly Cut Grass Smells Good
  386. Why Outdoor Games are Best for Fitness?
  387. Why People Interrupt
  388. Why People Make Bad Decisions
  389. Why Rumors are Bad
  390. Why Would Aliens Attack Humanity?
  391. Why a Career Turns into a Job
  392. Why do Foods Taste Better when Someone Else Cooks?
  393. Wooden versus Concrete Roofs
  394. Words with Silent Letters
  395. Wristwatches are a Dying Technology
  396. Wristwatches are still Dying
  397. YOLO and Wisdom
  398. ln 0 is Undefined