The frozen calm of normalcy bias I will never forget the time that I was a freshman in college in the dining hall, sitting at a table of people that I desperately wanted to impress (and who probably did not see me as very cool), when all of a sudden there was this loud, really really loud bang, and then this cloud of what appeared to be smoke issued from a back room. I was up and running in no time, and even though I was sitting at the back of the dining hall, I must have been one of the first three people out of there. Well, it turned out to be some sort of disaster with the dry ice machine, and what looked like smoke was actually just steam. I do not regret my cowardice at all. I know that this has been a self-indulgent post but it makes me wonder if part of the reason people don't freak out as much as they should is not only because they are in denial of the problem, but because they want to appear calm and collected rather than foolish and cowardly if it turns out to be a false alarm.
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Nutella Oatmeal Cookies I have officially moved to Colorado! I'm not sure how much baking is going to be happening in the first couple weeks of being up here, but I do have a yummy cookie recipe to share that I made a couple weeks ago. I actually made two different types of Nutella cookies in order to use up an old jar and make way for a new one, but these cookies were so much better than the others that I won't even waste your time with the other recipe. Oatmeal always makes the best cookies! Ingredients:1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened1/2 cup sugar1/2 cup brown sugar1/2 cup Nutella1 egg2 tsp vanilla1 cup flour1 cup quick cooking oats1 tsp baking soda1/4 tsp salt Preheat oven to 350°F. Cream the butter, sugar, and brown sugar together with an electric mixer. Scoop out dough using a small ice cream scoop and bake for 7 minutes.
Top 10 Bizarre Mental Disorders Health Mental disorders effect millions of people in the world and can lead to years of psychotherapy. In some cases, the psychological problem suffered is extremely rare or bizarre. This is a list of the ten most bizarre mental disorders. Stockholm syndrome is a psychological response sometimes seen in an abducted hostage, in which the hostage shows signs of sympathy, loyalty or even voluntary compliance with the hostage taker, regardless of the risk in which the hostage has been placed. The syndrome is named after a bank robbery in Stockholm, Sweden, in which the bank robbers held bank employees hostage from August 23 to August 28 in 1973. A famous example of Stockholm syndrome is the story of Patty Hearst, a millionaire’s daughter who was kidnapped in 1974, seemed to develop sympathy with her captors, and later took part in a robbery they were orchestrating. Diogenes was an ancient Greek philosopher, who lived in a wine barrel and promoted ideas of nihilism and animalism. Mrs.
Voyager 1 Hits Rumble Strips At the Edge of the Solar System Something strange is happening to the Voyager 1 spacecraft. After 35 years of travel, NASA’s oldest interstellar spacecraft is now some 20 billion kilometres from the Sun. It’s easy to imagine that conditions in this isolated region of space would be quiet and calm but on 25 August, the spacecraft’s instruments suddenly went haywire, recording changes unlike anything it has seen throughout its long journey. Today, Bill Webber at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces and a few pals detail the dramatic changes Voyager has experienced and suggest various explanations for the phenomenon. Voyager 1 is currently investigating the outer reaches of the Sun’s influence, the region where the solar magnetic field ploughs into the galactic field as the Sun moves through the Milky Way. This creates a magnetic bow wave that traps charged particles in various ways. One of the important tasks for Voyager is to measure these particles, which fall into two types. That’s like falling off a cliff.
25 Spectacular Movies You (Probably) Haven’t Seen Midnight in Paris Woody Allen’s latest places starving writer Owen Wilson in Paris with his fiancée, Rachel McAdams. Searching for inspiration for his incomplete novel, Owen begins taking strolls around the city at night where he discovers an unexpected group of people. I wish I could be more specific, but it would ruin the surprise. Let the Right One In The best vampire movie ever made in my opinion. Watch Let the Right One In for FREE on Amazon Instant Video The Man From Earth Holy &#%@ this film’s plot is fascinating! Garden State This is my absolute favorite film. Waking Life It’s impossible for you to grasp Waking Life without actually watching it, but I’ll do my best to explain it. Watch Waking Life for FREE on Amazon Instant Video Closer This film is a rather dark, yet comedic story about the twisted relationships between Natalie Portman, Jude Law, Clive Owen and Julia Roberts. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (Le Scaphendre et le Papillon) Sin Nombre Snatch Spirited Away The Descent Once
(56) Venspired Top 7 Psychological Defense Mechanisms Health In every human being, intrapsychic conflicts are bound to occur, usually because of sexual and aggressive impulses and tension. Usually, (or maybe hopefully), these conflicts are resolved by themselves in a short amount of time; however sometimes this is not the case. Every now and then, our internal conflicts can last for long periods of times, and can potentially cause us great harm. 1. Rationalization is something that every human being does, probably on a daily basis. 2. Identification is defined as “Bolstering self-esteem by forming an imaginary or real alliance with some person or group.” 3. Displacement is defined as “Diverting emotional feelings (usually anger) from their original source to a substitute target.” 4. Projection is defined as “Attributing one’s own thoughts, feelings, or motives to another.” 5. Regression is defined as “A reversion to immature patterns of behavior.” 6. 7. Repression underlies all the others, and it is possibly the oddest of them all.