Al Gore's performances could be a case study in abnormal-psychology classes.
Abnormal, adj. Not conforming to standard. In matters of thought and conduct, to be independent is to be abnormal, to be abnormal is to be detested.
Not everything that steps out of line, and thus "abnormal", must necessarily be "inferior".
The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.
Let the credulous and the vulgar continue to believe that all mental woes can be cured by a daily application of old Greek myths to their private parts.
We cannot selectively numb emotions, when we numb the painful emotions, we also numb the positive emotions.
Oh! This'll impress you - I'm actually in the Abnormal Psychology textbook. Obviously my family is so proud. Keep in mind though, I'm a PEZ dispenser and I'm in the abnormal Psychology textbook. Who says you can't have it all?
I'm afraid you can't create tragedy out of abnormal psychology.
Depressed people think they know themselves, but maybe they only know depression.
Interesting survey in the current Journal of Abnormal Psychology: New York
City has a higher percentage of people you shouldn't make any sudden moves
around than any other city in the world.