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Tu se' Pagliaccio!

Today is a better day than yesterday, for no reason I can fathom. The pain in my side was improving, but I managed to aggravate it by laughing too hard. 1,201 more words


Why living forever does not rid the meaning of life

“Stephen Fry nails it” writes the Thinking Atheist while sharing a video from the British Humanist Society, which already made its viral rounds on the web. 414 more words

Eternal Life

The Other "S" Word

Writing a piece on suicide so soon after Robin Williams’ death feels about as genuine as the TV stations that have been suddenly alternating between “Mrs. 1,858 more words


Why Depression is Not Like the Weather

Last week a friend of mine on Facebook shared a quote from actor, writer and comedian Stephen Fry regarding depression, which read:

“If you know someone who’s depressed, please resolve never to ask them why.

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Reflection and Occam's Razor

‘Ned thought for a while. [...] ‘Some – I don’t know – some conspiracy brought me here and I need to understand what it was.’ 199 more words


Funny How Funny People Get Sad

British Comedian Stephen Fry quite succinctly sums up what it is like to live with depression and thoughts of suicide and ties it up nicely with a simple quote from Dorothy Parker.