We all know that skeptical look that will freeze you in your dissembling stammering heart.
It's been five long years of blogging the Trump years. We've laughed, we've cried, we've pulled some of our remaining hair out, but we've made it. It is almost done and our democracy, nation, and souls are still largely intact. Unfortunately, we're not through.There is much more to come as we stitch ourselves back together like some kind of common Frankenstein monster as we recover from the PTSD that Trump gave us and the needless deaths and suffering from #COVID19. We also have to #BidenHarris honest, oppose Republican obstructionism anti-democratic tendencies, and whatever other black swans await us. All of which will be addressed using good old-fashioned snarcky, sarcasticky, profaney fun and psychological insights.
The debate is here! How much will the debate change the election? The determinants of confidence will influence our interpretation of the performance of the candidates, but what are they? Find out here!
The traumatizing tape that Keith Scott’s widow recorded of him being murdered. My raw raw raw response to the video.
This level of stupid has to be seen to be believed. The Daily Show’s Jordan Klepper exposes the ugly underbelly of dumb of Trump supporters.
Tonight, we are all black mothers of black sons. Tonight, it is worth all of our lives. Don’t just be angry, VOTE!
It is fun to look for micro-expressions of emotions and other body language to evaluate the truthiness of our politicians’ statements. Let’s watch Mike Pence lie about Trump’s malfeasance with the Trump Foundation!
The Psy of Life has won a blogging award at least on par with the Pulitzer and Nobel. We’ve been given the Really Cool something something Blog Award!
What a week! But, Trump’s ideas on fighting terrorism stand out. What is the impact of his vague emotional appeals on terrorism or why are we so stupid?
I’ve collected my four posts concerning gaslighting and Donald Trump into one post for your convenience.
The amazing example of gaslighting that Trump’s birtherism circus! Nothing is clearer!
Okay, trumpery shouldn’t be used to refer to a person, true, but this situation is special, amirite?
Who knew Trump so perfectly embodied a word like cockalorum?
Trump Supporters Have Cooler Feelings Towards Many Groups, Compared to Supporters of Other Candidates
There are several shocking findings here: Trump supporters are much more Islamophobic & Transphobic than other Republicans, they are more pro-white than other Republicans, and all Republicans are very very anti-black. Who woulda thunk that they would be so deplorable?
Clinton has fumbled the pneumonia thing. She’s been heavily criticized for not being transparent, but what if it is more ?fundamental? What if she really struggles with mindblindness
Feeling gaslighted? Feeling lost? Alone? Unsure? Hating the previous blog post that brought all this up again? Well help is right here…
Suddenly, we’re all talking about how crazy and different this election is. Why is that? Could it be that one of the candidates is gaslighting America?
Who would you want in the White House in another 9/11-type event?
Originally posted on Sarah Kendzior:
I have been writing and tweeting about Trump’s relationship with the US media for over a year. Now I have written a summary of the fiasco, appropriately published in a Canadian newspaper, where I can speak freely. An excerpt: Some have accused the media…
What would Trump look like at the negotiating table with Iran, North Korea, China, Mexico? How does cheating defector work? Game theory & the Prisoner’s Dilemma give us some clues!
We all love personality tests, right? We want to know the types of ourselves and the ones we love. Well, let’s speculate wildly and irresponsibly about the personalities of Trump & Clinton!