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Competition: the Catalyst of Greatness

Competition Between Animals

The United States is built on capitalism. Capitalism requires competition. One of the main reasons our economy has been able to grow into what it is today is because of companies and individuals constantly trying to outdo their competitors and offer a better product or service.

Without competition, we are left with stale monopolies and no urge to innovate. A lack of competition leads to complacency and ineffectiveness.

We see the opposite of this in sports. In modern society, there is intense competition in everything from football to golf. The result is a continual raising of the bar and unprecedented heroic feats. This would not happen if competition was limited.

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Weird Al – Foil Music Video

Weird Al is releasing a new music video every day for 8 days. This is the 3rd video and my favorite so far. I love the 2nd verse!

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Eighteen Years of Pokemon in One Image

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A Look Inside an Amazon Warehouse

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Brick Smash – Breakout Meets the Multiverse

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The United States Corporation Edition

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Jack White – High Ball Stepper

Here’s a new track & sweet video from one of my favorite musicians. Jack White’s latest solo album ‘Lazaretto’ is scheduled for release on June 10, 2014.