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Imperial Presidency: Obama On Immigration

Did you know Obama just took new executive action on immigration?

This week President Obama took unilateral executive action — again — to change the nation’s immigration laws. 386 more words


Cognitive Dissonance: The most beautiful of the brain dances

You might have to give me some time to finish at least one book about neurology b4 i start writing this one, lol. But I will begin with the visuals!

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Secularists' cognitive dissonance at play

Speaking in the context of religion and law, the Secular Party of Australia employed the following rhetoric:

There are no grounds whatsoever for contending that rules based on dogma derived from ancient cultural mythology should be preferred to modern ethical standards.

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On Developing a Good Business Instinct

Gut instincts. We know what it means but it is hard to explain, and even harder to articulate what helps you develop a good instinct. 305 more words


Why Kimmy Schmidt is Not a True Believer

This weekend I finished the first season of the wonderful Netflix series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. If you’ve been completely out of the loop, the series is created by Tina Fey and focuses on the story of a girl from small-town Indiana who was kidnapped and kept in a bunker for 15 years with three other women. 758 more words

No Answer.

So far, no one from any psychiatry department on this entire planet has offered to comment, email, Facebook message me, any thing like an interesting defense as to why I was tortured with lithium and perphenazine in the nineties. 177 more words


The Breast Cancer Game: The Hoax Taking Advantage of Cognitive Dissonance

Hello and welcome to another iteration of Faux Facts. This week, we’ll be looking into the hoax that started it all, the Breast Cancer Game. Without further ado, lets get into this. 781 more words