The Big Rewind: A Memoir Brought to You by Pop Culture

Author Reveals The Dark Secret Of ‘The Big Rewind’
July 28, 2009

In The Big Rewind: A Memoir Brought to You by Pop Culture, Rabin describes being abandoned by his mother, suffering severe depression and spending time in a mental hospital. His story is about staying sane by connecting with pop culture …

SIEGEL: Your story, the story of your book, it’s very funny. It’s very profane. It’s also very dark, very dark. Do you ever expect to find a film that connects with adolescent dread and anomie as it really is …?

Mr. RABIN: Well, I think the piece of art that probably captures that the most is “Catcher in the Rye,” …



“Third Wave” of CBT

CBT_3rdwaveIntroduction to Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Apr 9 – Sep 30, 2018


Operant conditioning

Investigating the Similarities and Differences between Practitioners of Second and Third Wave Cognitive-Behavioral Therapies
Lily A. Brown, et al.
Behav Modif. 2011 Mar; 35(2): 187–200.

Stoicism (TED-Ed 2017)

The philosophy of Stoicism – Massimo Pigliucci
Jun 19, 2017

What is the best life we can live? How can we cope with whatever the universe throws at us and keep thriving nonetheless? The ancient Greco-Roman philosophy of Stoicism explains that while we may not always have control over the events affecting us, we can have control over how we approach things. Massimo Pigliucci describes the philosophy of Stoicism.

The Fourth Industrial Revolution

What is the Fourth Industrial Revolution?
Jul 18, 2016
World Economic Forum
Ubiquitous, mobile supercomputing. Artificially-intelligent robots. Self-driving cars. Neuro-technological brain enhancements. Genetic editing. The evidence of dramatic change is all around us and it’s happening at exponential speed.

How to Prepare for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Jan 19, 2017
World Economic Forum

12:16 a shared destiny

17:20 digital refugees

35 stakeholder theory

Davos 2016 – The Growth Illusion
World Economic Forum
Jan 20, 2016

Raghuram G. Rajan, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India
16:50 we are in a world of make-believe