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Forum: The Human Condition

All things having to do with being human; Psychology issues, sociopathy, psychopathy, authoritarianism, ponerology, etc...

  1. The beauty and the pain of being human. Images.

    I discovered the immensely rich and diverse blog of the American photojournalist Steve McCurry – to go through it is kind of addicting, but it would...

    Started by Iloveyou, 21st October 2015 19:54
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  2. Cheating

    This thread may make me the enemy of the forum.........but I just gotta bring this up. Why is cheating in a relationship considered wrong? I find...

    Started by pharoah21, 24th November 2011 14:06
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  3. These 15 Drawings Are An Incredible Reflection Of What’s ‘Wrong’ With Society

    Joe Martino February 16, 2018

    Started by dynamo, 21st May 2018 13:48
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  4. The Hierarchy of One

    www.truthspoon.com The attached article is written by someone who calls himself Truthspoon. I have found a lot of his stuff insightful and...

    Started by Valerie Villars, 20th May 2018 16:05
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  5. Grok-A-Lot

    "The price the gods exact for this Gift of Song is that we become what we sing." -- Pythagoras it happens / it happens to you more happens / it...

    Started by boolacalaca, 15th May 2018 17:58
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    16th May 2018 17:11 Go to last post
  6. Too Sensitive, Too Safe

    I'll bet your sensitivity brought you to all this stuff we discuss here. That's good. I think it was Bill who wrote here once that an overplayed...

    Started by Mike, 27th April 2018 19:03
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  7. 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos, Jordan Peterson's New Book

    Christie Blatchford interviews 'warrior for common sense' Jordan Peterson Christie Blatchford National Post Fri,...

    Started by Hervé, 21st January 2018 17:18
    • Replies: 10
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    8th May 2018 18:30 Go to last post
  8. 'It feels like having a limb cut off': the pain of friendship breakups

    This is an interesting article from The Guardian. I wonder how many Avalon members have had this experience? ...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 21st April 2018 23:56
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  9. Are smartphones the problem, or Social Media?

    I obviously think it's social media (that's why I've never been a part of facebook, twitter, flicker, instagram, etc etc etc...) Great video,...

    Started by TargeT, 3rd April 2018 18:20
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    16th April 2018 22:51 Go to last post
  10. On The Cusp Of Change

    Hey lovely people, been doing nothing but soaking up info from the best sources I can this last wee while. Soooo... wanted to start a thread with...

    Started by Ben Macdonald, 13th April 2018 00:40
    • Replies: 11
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  11. Exclamation Addicted to Selfies? According to Studies, You Could Be A Psychopath

    Men addicted to posting selfies online more likely to be narcissistic, impulsive and display other anti-social characteristics, university...

    Started by dynamo, 9th April 2018 02:01
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    10th April 2018 06:10 Go to last post
  12. 20 Basic Tactics Used By Narcissists, Sociopaths And Psychopaths To manipulate And Silence A Prey

    The numerous tactics that narcissists, sociopaths and psychopaths use to manipulate and silence you Shahida Arabi...

    Started by Hervé, 24th April 2017 14:33
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    23rd March 2018 23:10 Go to last post
  13. A Pale Blue Speck in the Cosmos Vastness... Home!

    Pale Blue Dot in the Cosmos Design Luck Sun, 04 Mar 2018 00:00 UTC When the Voyager 1 probe was 3.7 billion miles from...

    Started by Hervé, 5th March 2018 23:25
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  14. Jordan Peterson: A Voice Uttering Horse Sense In A Desert Of Thoughts

    Jordan Peterson has been mischaracterized as alt-right Dan Sanchez Intellectual Takeout Wed, 24 Jan 2018 00:00...

    Started by Hervé, 25th January 2018 15:46
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  15. How to know when you are talking to a psychopath

    December 29, 2017 Tabitha Mercy, Staff Writer Waking Times Approximately 1% of the human population fit the description of a psychopath:...

    Started by dynamo, 10th January 2018 11:59
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  16. Free Personality Test and MBTI/Myers-Briggs Type Descriptions

    Links: "Free Personality Test" & "Type Descriptions" A personality test can be a useful tool to help identify strengthens and weaknesses. One...

    Started by RunningDeer, 23rd April 2013 14:48
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    foresight, forgiveness, free will, knowledge, personality traits
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  17. Reconnecting with alienated family members

    ------- Dear All: Here's a topic which I have no personal experience of, but have in the past been associated with friends who have had deeply...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 10th August 2012 17:34
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  18. The Rise Of Psychopathy, Ponerization, Terrorism And Where This World "Order" is Headed

    Revisiting Avalon's "Way-back Machine," long, long ago, I posted this article from a wise man: Twilight Of The Psychopaths by Dr. Kevin...

    Started by Hervé, 15th March 2017 16:56
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    27th April 2017 20:28 Go to last post
  19. The Gray Rock Method of Dealing With Psychopaths

    I just saw this in my Facebook feed, shared by the libertarian lawyer and author Stephan Kinsella. The article describes a very elegant trick to...

    Started by christian, 6th April 2017 20:00
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  20. Signs of social media becoming toxic

    I hope I successfully uploaded the picture above. As i'm sure that a majority of you do not have a snapchat, I am sure this will be interesting...

    Started by starlight, 12th February 2017 05:00
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  21. Digital Addiction: Stronger Than Heroin

    Kids turn violent as parents battle 'digital heroin' addiction Dr. Nicholas Kardaras New York Post Sat, 17 Dec...

    Started by Hervé, 19th December 2016 17:16
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  22. Sociopaths in the medical field

    Medical Sociopaths Posted by Dr Sircus on February 11, 2016 Doug Casey, one of the most enlightened writers in economics and finance...

    Started by Hervé, 13th February 2016 02:30
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  23. We Were All Humans Until...

    ... The writings on the wall... one painting at a time...

    Started by Hervé, 13th March 2016 16:19
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    15th March 2016 15:05 Go to last post
  24. The story of an epiphany. Should a toxic person leave a group, or hang in there and change their life?

    ------- Hi, All: This is a true story of an experience I had on a personal development training course about a dozen years ago, in the UK. Many...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 13th September 2013 15:29
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  25. Red face Introverted Personalities and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator

    Perhaps in this Thread, we can discuss the significance of understanding the balance between introverted and extroverted personality types. Any...

    Started by Adrian86, 26th January 2011 00:39
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    25th April 2013 14:13 Go to last post

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