How much novelty do you need?

Geoff is good with his Groundhog Day life.

Ben ingests nuanced nuggets of novelty each day.

Max courts chaos through music.

Also – the cognitive impact of choice.


Topic – Why are we so comfortable with our extremely paradoxical nature in which we’re obsessed with both familiarity/comfort and novelty/excitement? (Nationalism, us/them, habit/routine vs. fetishizing the exotic, being bored in our jobs/relationships, wanting the new) 

From – Blox