Category Archives: Psychology

Trump and 420

President Trump said he likely will support a congressional effort to end the federal ban on marijuana, a major step that would reshape the pot industry and end the threat of a Justice Department crackdown. Trump’s remarks put him sharply at odds with Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions on the issue. The bill in question, pushed […]

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Anthony Bourdain, 61

Anthony Bourdain, the gifted chef, storyteller, drug-afficionado, and bipolar writer – who took TV viewers around the world to explore culture, cuisine and the human condition for two decades – has died by his own hand. He was 61.

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THC and the delusions of the GOP

HEADLINE: “Jeff Sessions Puts Death Penalty In Play” . You can’t “put the death penalty in play”. It’s not a puck, dropped onto the table for morons to bat around in a life-and-death game of air-hockey. . You can stupidly forget that this isn’t a theocracy of morons, but a democracy in which the DP […]

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Why does my brain lock-up?

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Protagonists need a goal, a mountain to cross

Protagonists need a goal, a mountain to cross. (KL) We’re biologically designed to be egocentric. Thus survival is not a problem, it’s a given. It’s also why this conversation makes my left eye twitch: KL: So what is your protagonist’s goal? Writer: To survive. KL: *face palm* Here’s the deal. We ALL have a goal […]

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How much is too much mood-surfing?

If it took me 30 days to recover from two weeks of depression, what does it take to recover from a massive manic and psychotic episode? It can take a year for some people. No one wants to hear this, but I believe we need to be honest with ourselves in order to survive bipolar […]

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King Solomon today

Two young women who lived in the same house and who both had an infant son came to Solomon for a judgment. One of the women claimed that the other, after accidentally smothering her own son while sleeping, had exchanged the two children to make it appear that the living child was hers. The other […]

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Manic-Depression is a frustrating mess

Falling slowly like dew Or a sold wall of fog Sometimes it jumps you, Just as you stretch and wake The sun and stars disappear, Feel it coming black as night There is no hope for a warning, No radar of clouds forming The light fades oh so quickly, From your eyes, from your face […]

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Why are Moms now the ultimate enemy?

Viral Video of Young Mom Committing Unspeakable Crime: Leaving Baby in Car for 3 Minutes

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Proverbs, or sayings everyone should know by now.

A bad penny always turns up A barking dog never bites A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush A cat may look at a king A chain is only as strong as its weakest link A change is as good as a rest A dog is a man’s best friend A […]

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