Author: Brad Ford

Groupthink Is Biological

Groupthink is just another synonym for the way animals conform to their own kind.  Humans have found security and compass in adapting themselves to the herd instinct since the beginning.  Deliberately acting weird or maverick would have threatened the whole…


Drilling Your Own Well, Just in Case

 Living in rural states like South Dakota is a blessing.  People have a political compass that is wholesome.  We haven’t forgotten the survival lessons of the Great Depression and our frontier heritage.      One challenge, however, comes from not having…