Pay With PayPal — and get strong-armed into giving up your credit card protections.
PayPal's relentless efforts to trick you and intimidate you into giving up your credit card protection by paying directly out of your bank account is way too annoying.
It's bad enough that PayPal will not allow me to set my credit card as my default payment option. Every time I pay for something using PayPal, I have to make sure I remember to click the tiny little "Change" link (Click #1) to change my payment source to my credit card. I then get sent to another… Continue reading »
We have the tendency to turn a picnic into a panic.
Objectivity terminates a panic.
Ironically, the cost of sustained panic is not only the loss of the work happening at the moment, but the fact that you are more vulnerable to attack and loss during the time that you are reacting from instinct.
Kramer once had a sustained panic attack when he found out his sperm count was low, but that was a passing fancy, nothing more.