On August 5th, 2015, Scott Adams predicted Donald Trump would become the next President of the United States. Scott Adams joins Stefan Molyneux to discuss the thought process behind that early prediction, the power of persuasion, the difference between goal and systems thinking, his endorsement of Hillary Clinton – for his own safety, Donald Trump as a master persuader, Hillary Clinton upping her persuasion game and the possible solutions to problems facing the United States.
Scott Adams is the creator of the widely popular Dilbert comic strip that is published daily in thousands of newspapers across the world, he is the author of many bestselling books including “How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life.” Adams is also a trained hypnotist and an expert in the field of persuasion.
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Depression matters, “and until a day comes when you experience it for yourself, it won’t matter to you as much as it matters for us.” Through an honest presentation, we learn that there are not clear-cut solutions for depression, but that people can being to understand it and empathizing with those who experience it.
Ali Fahim is currently a student at Charles P. Allen High School. He is and has always been extremely passionate about bringing positive change to the world. In 2013, he experienced his first major depressive episode without particular cause. In his free time, he enjoys making music and learning new things. He is also an avid fan of all things relating to science.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx