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BBC's Norman Smith Calls Nigel Farage A Cunt

A Freudian slip, also called parapraxis, is an error in speech, memory, or physical action that is interpreted as occurring due to the interference of an unconscious (“dynamically repressed”) subdued wish, conflict, or train of thought guided by the ego and the rules of correct behaviour.

Nature Adventures for the Risk-Averse

I have a voice in the back of my head. I think Freud might call it the “superego.” It’s the little voice that shouts:
“Don’t run in the hall!” 850 more words


“In melancholia the ego … identifies with the abandoned object. ..The incorporation of the lost object becomes ..a preservation of the loss but also an idealization of loss in the form of an ego-ideal.” – SUZETTE MIN http://ift.tt/1QJca9R

Overcoming the Sloughs of Despond

Remember this always: You are not one person but two. You are the conscious mind that prepares coffee, showers, brushes his teeth, takes out the trash on trash day, walks his dogs, eats his meals, converses about the things he knows, offering opinions on things he has only a hint of understanding; and yet this public person is not your entire self. 273 more words


Why You Are Not Special – And Why That’s a Good Thing

I confess that I love—and own—the movie “Fight Club.” I know that seems an odd choice for a middle-aged woman, but the movie speaks a partial truth that needs to be heard. 807 more words


Angels and Demons 2

While Googling, I came upon this quote:

“With the Enlightenment and triumph of rationalism, belief in angels disappeared; but contemporary theology, basing itself on psychoanalysis, has come to a new appreciation of the symbolic role of angels and demons as expressions of the Freudian superego and id.”* 471 more words

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Leyya - Superego

Really been digging Leyya’s latest, “Superego”.

Think Phantogram with softer vocals, similar production, and equal playability.