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How Would You Feel If You Saw an Angry Mob in the Google Parking Lot Dragging Google Executives from Their Teslas and Marching Them Towards a Guillotine?

Could the United States of America be heading toward a violent revolution like the French Revolution of 1789–1799? What is the tipping point that would cause you to do whatever necessary to protect and [...]

By |June 6th, 2019|Categories: Psychology|Comments Off on How Would You Feel If You Saw an Angry Mob in the Google Parking Lot Dragging Google Executives from Their Teslas and Marching Them Towards a Guillotine?

At Some Point In Time Your OCD Was a Solution to a Problem

Something happened. It didn’t feel right. The event was traumatizing. It was a problem. And your mind — possibly your infant mind or adolescent mind — said, “That was awful. I’m never going to let that happen again.” [...]

By |May 2nd, 2019|Categories: Psychology|Comments Off on At Some Point In Time Your OCD Was a Solution to a Problem

Instead Of Going On Another Date, I’m Just Going To Find A Woman Who Doesn’t Want To Have Sex And Buy Her Dinner*

According to The Atlantic, we are amidst a sex recession; the flows of the sexual revolution are ebbing; intercourse as recreation is receding from our crazybusy lives. Sexual empowerment? Go fuck yourself! People in [...]

By |April 12th, 2019|Categories: Psychology|Comments Off on Instead Of Going On Another Date, I’m Just Going To Find A Woman Who Doesn’t Want To Have Sex And Buy Her Dinner*

10 Reasons You Would Benefit From Therapy

10. You feel betrayed by the American Dream, which now feels like an albatross of debt (monthly mortgage, school loan & credit card re-payments) and financial responsibility weighing you down so much that you [...]

By |March 12th, 2019|Categories: Psychology|Comments Off on 10 Reasons You Would Benefit From Therapy

How LinkedIn and Instagram Became Teeming Parades of Fetid Hawkers

If you have an old fashioned, old school, old economy “job” in an office with health insurance and retirement benefits, then this article may be incomprehensible or impertinent to you. However, if you are [...]

By |February 13th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on How LinkedIn and Instagram Became Teeming Parades of Fetid Hawkers

New Esalen Workshop: “Accident Winners and Lottery Victims”

For many many years I have been teaching workshops at the Esalen Institute entitled “Cultivating Meaning and Happiness through Mindfulness and Yoga.” And I also have publicly stated on many occasions that I don’t [...]

By |September 24th, 2018|Categories: Psychology|Comments Off on New Esalen Workshop: “Accident Winners and Lottery Victims”
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