The Secret‘s wishful thinking, versus the reality of 7 million American jobs lost. Soul’s Code introduces its own guide to balancing job security — and inner security
BY PAUL KAIHLA — Oprah’s endorsement helped make a viral, online video called, The Secret, a mainstream hit a couple of years ago.
The theme of The Secret is that the good or bad you see in your life situation is a reflection of the contents of your consciousness. No, not your intellectual property — your intention. The producers of the indie Internet phenomenon co-opted the phrase, “the law of attraction” — as in, you have what you believe in.
Or more to their point: your affluence equals your attitude.
By that measure, many Americans — and good people all around the world — must have been thinking some very, very bad things, indeed, since September, 2008.Read more