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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. If this was your last day, would your house be in order?

    I recently lost two people in my life, not real close but within my circle . One, a fellow hockey player , cop, who took his life, and a bartender...

    Started by thepainterdoug, Yesterday 18:35
    death, life, society, stress, suicide
    • Replies: 9
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  3. How to compose a successful critical commentary

    I can't remember the source for this (I do apologise) but I did think it was worth pinning here because when we are in the heat of the moment, we can...

    Started by Constance, 22nd January 2019 21:28
    commentary, criticism, rebuttal
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 242
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  4. 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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  5. 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
    • Replies: 15
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  6. Brave New 60s - Jan Ivin talks MK Drug Culture . . . still ongoing

    Jan Irvin gave Joe Rogan his first DMT trip, but now has nothing to do with DMT or Joe Rogan. Jan Irvin and Alex Jones have decided it's time to...

    Started by norman, 22nd January 2019 06:36
    • Replies: 1
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    22nd January 2019 12:03 Go to last post
  7. This filmmaker spent months interviewing neo-Nazis and jihadists. Here’s what she learned.

    https://www.vox.com/world/2019/1/14/18151799/extremism-white-supremacy-jihadism-deeyah-khan I enjoyed this article/ interview and thought others...

    Started by Bruno, 18th January 2019 17:34
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  8. "I can't keep up any more." The world of Future Shock is already here

    No, don't be concerned: I'm fine. :) But the rate at which information is coming at us all is NOT. This thread is in The Human Condition, but...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 14th December 2018 21:26
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  9. Joe Rogan with Alex Honnold: the greatest athletic achievement of all time

    I've posted this (for now) under The Human Condition. The interview is by Joe Rogan, who brought rock climber Alex Honnold on to his show for the...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 27th October 2018 15:08
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  10. It's NOT About The Nail (or, Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus)

    Watch and laugh, maybe quite a lot — because this is often so VERY true. :)

    Started by Bill Ryan, 12th January 2019 13:42
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  11. Home DNA tests reveal 20% of British dads aren't really the father

    Looks like 20% of British women may be brave, courageous, and liberated from the tyrannical patriarchy. ...

    Started by A Voice from the Mountains, 13th January 2019 19:52
    dna, fathers, feminism, men
    • Replies: 10
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    15th January 2019 09:24 Go to last post
  12. 3 year old climbs 100 ft chimney

    Fascinating 1966 footage of a steeplejack taking his son up a 100 foot chimney in the village of Clutton, Somerset. Traditional steeplejacking...

    Started by happyuk, 13th January 2019 21:41
    risk, steeplejack
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  13. When men were men & women were feminine

    Once upon a time. Men were men and females were pleased about that. The roles were clearly distinguished. The female, head of the home and the...

    Started by greybeard, 3rd August 2018 08:12
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  14. Cool When a belief becomes a Reality

    I was contemplating the level of posts made by me over the years, and noticed that my birth age (66) plus the posts now put me at 66 and 6,666...

    Started by Bob, 5th January 2019 18:30
    atheism vs believer, beliefs verses actuality, elephants have no wings, good signals less noise
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  15. Sherpas on Everest: the real mountaineers who make it all possible

    A recent, alternative perspective regarding climbing Everest, and what it means to the sherpas. ( No disrespect meant to any climbers of Everest...

    Started by onawah, 30th November 2018 05:29
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  16. A Merry Christmas 2018, to everyone reading this. BUT — What does it mean??

    Hello, Everyone: both Members and Guests. :sun: I'm prompted to start this thread firstly, of course, to convey my sincere Season's Greetings (or...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 24th December 2018 21:53
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  17. Question Moments you would not believe - if they weren't recorded

    Started by Whisper, 24th December 2018 15:21
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    24th December 2018 23:49 Go to last post
  18. from the "Silent Generation" towards Gen Alpha. Or: how Toffler's Future Shock(-waves) may influence the Project Avalon forum.

    This is a proposal to discuss what Bill Ryan brought up in his personal Q&A-thread (#534). (Quote:"Where might all this go in the end? I genuinely...

    Started by Keyholder, 9th December 2018 22:42
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    10th December 2018 19:00 Go to last post
  19. 'Uncontacted Tribes' still exist. One of them killed an American a few days ago.

    From https://ndtv.com/india-news/what-we-know-about-sentinelese-hostile-tribe-that-killed-an-american-1951270: What we know about the Sentinelese,...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 21st November 2018 22:39
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    30th November 2018 16:30 Go to last post
  20. 19 November is International Men's Day. But what does it mean to be a man?

    From http://internationalmensday.com: On November 19, International Men’s Day celebrates worldwide the positive value men bring to the world,...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 19th November 2018 14:55
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    21st November 2018 19:35 Go to last post
  21. “We are all flawed creatures leading the best lives we can, often against considerable odds.”

    (Title extracted from Mariella Frostrup article - October 14th 2018) Here below is a (somewhat heavily) abridged version of a Mariella Frostrup...

    Started by Tintin, 14th October 2018 17:42
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    14th November 2018 15:59 Go to last post
  22. Reincarnation advice to yourself

    Given a hypothetical situation where you are about to reincarnate on planet earth as an animal, human or something from nature, this time you are...

    Started by Trisher, 13th November 2018 10:18
    • Replies: 2
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    13th November 2018 16:03 Go to last post
  23. Snakes in Suits: Weeding out corporate Psychopaths

    Harvard is full of them. The military is infested with them. Corporations are their biggest nest. Then the elitist families. Politics,...

    Started by Carmody, 29th November 2011 03:39
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    10th November 2018 13:49 Go to last post
  24. 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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    7th November 2018 14:18 Go to last post
  25. Are You An Empath? 11 Things They Hide From People

    Empaths are very special people and they are unique from everyone else in a variety of different ways. Although they don’t talk about it much, they...

    Started by rgray222, 15th October 2017 15:08
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  26. Sexual Fetishes

    Does anyone want to contribute some thoughts about where sexual fetishes come from? Or is that stepping over the line? Just delete my posting if I've...

    Started by petra, 15th October 2018 18:56
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  27. This is a Picture that is worth a Million Plus Words and then some

    Hello Everyone: This picture tells just how warped our society is: A little boy with none of his supposed friends to celebrate his birthday...

    Started by chancy, 23rd October 2018 18:25
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    24th October 2018 21:03 Go to last post
  28. The Calm Before the Storm... or is the Storm now here?

    This newest post, on the Ang Stoic Astrological Reports thread, suggests that the storm is here. This isn't a thread about the pros and cons of...

    Started by Bill Ryan, 9th October 2018 19:31
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  29. Two kinds of people I observe in the world

    Hi all I feel there are two kinds of people 1 those who primarily live for this material world and what it offers , its gifts and enjoyments...

    Started by thepainterdoug, 2nd October 2018 14:13
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    belief systems, consciousness, ethics, god, philosophical question
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    6th October 2018 11:04 Go to last post
  30. 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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    1st October 2018 01:54 Go to last post

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