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Why Don't Animals Suffer From Schizophrenia, Just Humans?

By Brett Stetka

Scientific American

Many of us have known a dog on Prozac. We’ve also witnessed the eye rolls that come with canine psychiatry. Doting pet owners—myself included—ascribe all sorts of questionable psychological ills to our pawed companions. 290 more words


Beyond Pure Good and Pure Evil in the Standard Holocaust Story

The Jewish Holocaust of the 1930s and 1940s is often portrayed as a case of the pure good of innocent Jews versus the pure evil of Hitler’s Nazis. 38,681 more words

My Lord, My Culpability, My Foolishness 

So now there is no condemnation for those who belong to Christ Jesus.(Romans 8:1, NLT)

Guilt is the opposite of clear moral sense. Guilt prevents the human mind from looking beyond the realm of faults.

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Sowed with Salt

Yesterday my brother and my cousin got phone calls from an oil company representative. Salt water had been spilled/leaked at the well near our farmstead and had spread onto some farm land on its way to a nearby slough. 494 more words

Everywhere in Chains ... part 1 ...

It’s snowing again. At least it is warm, only about -12 degrees Celsius. It snowed lightly all night but only about an inch of accumulation. Not worth shoveling. 1,066 more words

Pen As Sword - Social Commentary

A Quest to Map the Human Brain

By Gareth Cook

The New York Times Magazine

In 2005, Sebastian Seung suffered the academic equivalent of an existential crisis. More than a decade earlier, with a Ph.D. 804 more words


I Can't Be Your Friend

At the risk of sounding bitter, I can not accept your offer of friendship and still respect myself.

You broke my heart. We can both acknowledge that.  341 more words

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