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Placebo, social compliance, belief and health

After taking the drug Rumyodin my fear of heights totally disappeared.

I totally stopped smoking.

I continue to be intrigued how mind and body affect each other as in many cases we are our own worst enemies.  383 more words

The Repression of Colonialism

I miss the times that I never experienced

The wild bodies, gyrating to a rhythm that penetrated their hips

And possessed their souls

Dripping with sweat whilst derrières are being grasped… 84 more words


China’s 2.5 day weekend summer announcement – Will Your Production be Delayed?

China established the 2-day weekend in 1995, in November 2015 the State Administration and Tourism department proposed and have being mulling over ever since an extended weekend to 2.5 days, with the 40-hour work week maintained.  242 more words

Sourcing Operations

Derren Brown: Social Compliance and Free Will | The Friday Article

Sometimes, it’s easier to just say yes.

This week, illusionist and mentalist Derren Brown explored the psychological phenomena of social compliance. Whilst saying yes in certain scenarios can provide us with new opportunities, in some scenarios saying yes can lead to us making immoral or dangerous decisions. 732 more words