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The Idea That the First Lady Is Trump’s Most Defiant Rebel Is Magical Thinking of the Highest Order

While King of the Snowflakes Donald Trump has always worn his heart on his sleeve, with his phallically long ties and neurotically overstyled hair, his third wife, Melania, gives away as much as the blankest of fashion models – which is what she was when they met. 786 more words

Eugenics

Kids and Magical Thinking – Please Let Me Keep My OCD!

My son is resistant to having treatment for his contamination fears. He refuses to talk about his obsessions and compulsions and says he wants to be left alone with them despite the fact that he’s clearly in distress. 1,262 more words
OCD

TO BELIEVE

Believing something does not make it true.  Not believing, on the other hand, does not make it untrue.  Children believe, with all their hearts, in Santa Clause at some point–that does not make Santa Clause exist.  286 more words

COPING WITH

Helen Mirren is a Realist

THE WHOLE “R” RATING DEPENDS ON A STRANGE SORT OF FANTASY LAND WHERE ALL ADULTS ARE RESPONSIBLE PEOPLE, AND CHILDREN ONLY EVER GO TO THE CINEMA WITH THEIR PARENTS.

— HELEN MIRREN

Magical Thinking and the 'Tongue Worm'

Faustino-Rocha, A.I., Henriques, N. and Venâncio, C. (2017) ‘Lyssa lingualis: debunking the myth of the “tongue worm”‘, European Journal of Companion Animal
Practice, vol. 27, no. 374 more words

Complementary And Alternative Veterinary Medicine

Innovation, Intention, Planning and Execution

Convergence is an interesting thing. Greger Wiktrand and I have been trading posts back and forth on the subject of innovation for almost eighteen months now (forty posts in total). 827 more words

Management And Governance

Why praise Kek? or Is Kek real?

I recently mentioned the 8 primordial gods of Ancient Egypt. Essentially equal, among them Kek (darkness) and Heh (infinity). 4 gods to match 4 goddesses, total equality. 478 more words