Category: Cognitive Psychology

Is the Lincoln Project just a grift to distract us from building an anti-fascist coalition to win 2022?

Lincoln Project’s Sucker Ad, Cognitive Dissonance, and Reason for Hope


Reading time: 4 minutes
The Lincoln Project is putting out some sick burns on Trump world, but what are they really? Will they really appeal to MAGA-lite voters or are they just grifting liberal pwn the conservative dollars?

What are the cognitive shortcuts that people use that cause us so many problems?

Humans are the Problem


Reading time: 6 minutes
The very things that we evolved to help us become the most dominant species on the planet are the very things that are killing us now. Find out why we can’t have nice things and maybe never will. How are we worseing our problems?

How close is the US to facing an armed insurgency? Damn close.

Civil War: Know the Warning Signs


Reading time: 6 minutes
How close is the US to facing an armed insurgency? Damn close. We’re already on the cusp of stage 3. We’re living in an anocracy. We have sharply divided identity politics dominated by white grievance. We are closer than most of us think.

Why was the death of Gilbert Gottfried good for us?

Gilbert Gottfried Dies and Burnout


Reading time: 4 minutes
Gilbert Gottfried would’ve wanted it this way. He wanted us to laugh. Laughter is the best medicine, and what ails us now is prolonged chronic stress. We need all the laughs we can get to help relieve it. It’s all explained right here and links to some of Gottfried’s best work.

Mirroring the World

Grab a Blanket, But Don't Get Too Cozy...

the brixton housewife

...not the stereotypical picture

ARBIND KUMAR BLOG

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ROAD TO NARA

Travels of : ँ : a Yogin

Observations From the Spectrum

an autistic's view of the world

Building The Love Shack

This is the story of building a cottage , the people and the place. Its a reminder of hope and love.

The Honest Courtesan

Frank commentary from a semi-retired call girl

Happiness Between Tails by da-AL

Tales + Tails: Novel Writing + Culture + Compassion

Carla Corelli

Surviving Narcissistic Abuse