Gretchen Rubin

I use fact sheets, tips, quizzes, and other unconventional forms—not as gimmicks, but because I’m fascinated by how putting facts in a particular context shapes our understanding.  Putting facts in a particular context—like a true/false quiz—exposes assumptions and paradoxes. Consider:

True/False Churchill’s mother married a man sixteen days older than Churchill.

True/False Churchill’s mother married a man three years younger than Churchill.

Are you surprised that both statements are true?

Quiz: Churchill the Man

Quiz: Churchill the Statesman

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Looking for a good book to read?

Let me suggest my book The Happiness Project. I can’t resist mentioning: #1 New York Times bestseller, on the bestseller list for two years, and translated into 30 languages.