How Do I Stop Over Thinking and Overreacting to Everything?

#Quoraquestion How do I stop over thinking and overreacting to everything? One big example is: I was working at a relatively stable company. Then I overheard that we dipped a little in 4 years. Then I quit, joined a different company and it went down in 3 months. My answer: Kirk Faulkner I have a…

FOMO: The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is Missing Out

Posted on October 2, 2012 by Kirk Faulkner on behalf of Faith Popcorn FOMO — the “Fear Of Missing Out” — is the insidious feeling that other people are getting more from life than you are. The acronym has been the focus of increasing attention, but the phenomenon is as old as Adam (who ate the…

Perchance to Dream

Posted on April 12, 2012 by Kirk Faulkner on behalf of Faith Popcorn As FPBR employees, we know the importance of the Trend Being Alive. Our health and wellness are crucial if we want to keep up the stringent schedules following trends demands. We are constantly checking out new diets, shifting our exercise routines and trying new supplements…

10 CEOs Who Are Raising the Bar of Innovation

Innovation is one of the words that gets thrown around more than it probably should, especially in the world of the CEO. While almost every product pitch in the last 100 years has somehow claimed to be innovative, it is the rarity of innovation that makes it so powerful. These are 10 CEOs who have…

6 Kids Who Are Just Lucky They Have a Famous Dad

Published on Uproxx BY: KIRK 01.13.11  •  44 COMMENTS FACEBOOK TWITTER EMAIL 39 If there is one thing that gives me sour grapes, it’s to see some nincompoop get something just because of his or her famous dad. A little nepotism here and there is fine, but it should mostly be reserved for getting internships for the summer…

The 10 Most Obscure ‘Archer’ Jokes – Explained

Originally Published on Warming Glow The Season 2 premiere of “Archer” airs tonight, and if you’re like me you have been releasing tiny anticipatory urine leaks throughout your day. In an effort to make sure the hilarity of the first season has been fully appreciated before we move on to the second course, here are a…

The 10 Most Stylish Dictators

Originally Published on Uproxx in 2011 The 10 Most Stylish Dictators BY: KIRK 01.11.11  •  12 COMMENTS FACEBOOK TWITTER EMAIL What makes a great dictator: Fiery rhetoric? Paranoid murder sprees? Insisting on being worshipped as a deity? Sure, all these things help, but a dictator’s real power comes from his or her (ha, just kidding, always, his) personal…

A Psalm for Cinema

I used to work at a strange little company called Film Catcher. We produced a huge amount of amazing interviews like this: This was a small piece I wrote for one of our last newsletters. The company failed but these videos live on. Here are some more. I don’t know how long they’ll survive on…