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Category Archives: Personality and the Brain

In Defense of Ethan Strauss

Alternate title: “Draymond and Trump: Separated at Birth?” Alternate title 2: “Poking the Eight” Ethan Strauss of ESPN published an article today entitled: “Golden State’s Draymond Green problem“. It’s a … Continue reading

October 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

Media Denial

I’ve long given up on expecting the major media to get to the bottom of these crazy mass murder stories: namely, SSRIs (antidepressants). The recent Dylan Storm tragedy in Charleston raises … Continue reading

June 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

I’m Starting an EEG Study

Next podcast is ready. It’s about an EEG study I’m starting on that will look to validate part of my Personality and the Brain hypothesis.  The podcast comes in three … Continue reading

May 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Thoughts on Crazy Mass Murders

The three initial Splitting Hairs podcasts are available. To subscribe to the feed, use the Podcast RSS link in the left nav bar. (In iTunes, under the File menu, “Subscribe to … Continue reading

May 1, 2015 · 2 Comments

Germanwings: Islamic Terror or Antidepressants?

It’s Thursday morning, March 26 in California. We now know that the Germanwings plane didn’t crash by accident. Like duh, the Germans don’t have accidents like the rest of us. … Continue reading

March 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Will This be the One?

What can you say about what went down in CT yesterday? I was driving home mid-morning from a business meeting and sports radio was talking obliquely about some tragedy. I … Continue reading

December 15, 2012 · 3 Comments

The Enneagram of Madness

Four days after the shooting in Aurora, I still can’t find anything unambiguously negative about the shooter James Holmes that dates earlier than this past year. More typical is a memory … Continue reading

July 25, 2012 · 5 Comments

LeBron, Sports, and the Enlightenment

Yeah, I watched the game last night. Yeah, I was transfixed. And yeah, I’m still thinking about it this morning. Here’s my Enneagram take on what happened last night. LeBron … Continue reading

June 8, 2012 · 3 Comments

2011 Tuscon Shooting … WTF?

Seems the 2011 Tuscon Shooting has kicked Wikileaks off the front page over the past week. And for good reason. It was a rather singular action, with resonant meaning for … Continue reading

January 12, 2011 · 7 Comments



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