Crazy is the New Normal: HyperNormalisation

by O Society May 19, 2019 There are many different levels from which to look at our society, the media, and how it all works. Each of us has our own level of understanding, which is dependent upon how much time is spent in the kiddie pool and how much time is spent in the … Continue reading Crazy is the New Normal: HyperNormalisation

Twitter, Trump, and Sisyphus: The United States of Absurd

The idea of absurdism attempts to describe the human condition, but it can also help us understand our current social climate by Kameron McNair Daily Beast edited by O Society May 18, 2019 It’s hard for any person to log into social media without seeing something that makes them do a double take—maybe it’s a puppy … Continue reading Twitter, Trump, and Sisyphus: The United States of Absurd

Trump — the Billion-dollar loser — I was his ghostwriter and saw it happen

by Charles Leerhsen Yahoo!News edited by O Society May 10, 2019  On Tuesday, the New York Times scooped the world on the news from 1985 to 1994, Donald Trump incurred the biggest business losses of any single taxpayer in American history. What was it like for him to lose more than $1 billion in a decade? … Continue reading Trump — the Billion-dollar loser — I was his ghostwriter and saw it happen

America in denial: Aaron and Gabor Maté on the psychology of Russiagate

https://youtu.be/uR07OtEhKPE Physician, mental health expert, and best-selling author, Gabor Maté sits down with his son, Aaron Maté to analyze the Psychology of Russiagate and how the story  took hold of U.S. society following Donald Trump’s election. by Aaron Maté GrayZone edited by O Society May 8, 2019 Transcript follows: ARON MATÉ: It’s The Grayzone, coming … Continue reading America in denial: Aaron and Gabor Maté on the psychology of Russiagate

Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other

https://youtu.be/3tJmvRkFWVQ Psychological quirks make it tricky to get an accurate read on someone's emotions by Emily Esfahani Smith Atlantic edited by O Society May 7, 2019 In her book No One Understands You and What To Do About It, Heidi Grant Halvorson tells readers a story about her friend, Tim. When Tim started a new job as a … Continue reading Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other

Joe Biden is Hillary Clinton 2.0 and it won’t end well this time either…

His is the vaguest and most centrist of battle cries: let’s go back to, you know, ‘all those good things’ by Arwa Mahdawi Guardian edited by O Society May 5, 2019 Joe Biden wants to make America straight again. “America’s coming back like we used to be,” the former vice-president told reporters in Delaware on Thursday, … Continue reading Joe Biden is Hillary Clinton 2.0 and it won’t end well this time either…