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Your Heart is Showing

There is a blurry line between being emotionally cautious, and acting unscrupulously. People can easily use one to justify the other, to validate decisions that disguise self-serving intent. 199 more words

Love

SOCIAL MEDIA AND DESENSITIZATION

Desensitization, in general, refers to lessened/no emotional response to aversive stimuli.

A recent study performed by the University of Michigan discovered that college students are 40 percent less empathetic than the students thirty years ago. 766 more words

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Jane the wonderful (2017)

Hi all,

Some of you might be familiar with the series “Jane the virgin” The series which has just ended its third season is about a woman, Jane, and her interesting yet ironic life. 603 more words

News

DESENSITIZED NATION! LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL TEAM NAMED AFTER THE ILLUMINATI! | Call For An Uprising!

Based on this definition, it was quite a shock to the parents of a local Chicago travel baseball team when they gave their 10-year-olds permission to choose their own team name and they decided on “The Illuminati.” 43 more words

Illuminati

Desensitization

If something that is abhorrent, abnormal or unacceptable to society becomes your norm, what do you do? Of course this is a hugely subjective question. So some examples for a thought experiment. 164 more words

Musings

Is This Generation Too Sensitive?

First off I’m going to clarify what I mean by “this generation.” Generalizing an entire demographic is risky because there will always be exceptions and outliers and contributing factors that could arguable prove whatever is claimed as incorrect. 537 more words

Media losing morals

A murder here, a rape there, lands acquisition case somewhere, a celebrity’s life elsewhere; everything has just become a piece of news. It has just come to be something that is printed in black and white as headlines and distributed; the impact of the news measured by the number of papers sold, or in visual media the TRP and the view count. 115 more words

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