Category Archives: Deep Thoughts

Looking Glass Self theory: Are we who we think people think we are?

I’ve written about identity in several blog posts in the past, but I recently came across a very interesting theory that I had not heard before. The Looking Glass Self theory was coined by sociologist Charles Cooley and refers to … Continue reading

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Heterotopia: Designing our Minds for the Future

  This concept of heterotopia is among the most fascinating and complex ideas that I have come across as I continue to explore how our minds work and how we relate to the world around us. Since it was introduced by … Continue reading

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LSD and the Potential to Revolutionize how we Understand Human Consciousness

I believe that the most powerful entity that we know of in the universe, aside from whatever created it, is the human brain. It is one of the few things that is so powerful, so complex, and so dynamic that … Continue reading

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Experimenter: Thoughts and Reaction

I recently watched the movie Experimenter, a drama based on the real life work of social psychologist Stanley Milgram. One of his most famous studies that still gets talked about today is the Obedience Experiments. If you are not familiar … Continue reading

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Psychology of a Sports Fan

Who cares about a stupid kids game? Why are you so obsessed with this team? Why are you acting like a baby when your team loses? Why do you care about these millionaire athletes that will never know who you are? … Continue reading

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Why are People Afraid to Think on a Deeper Level?

I once heard someone say that the human condition is defined by our unbearable awareness of mortality. We lose sleep over the fact that one day we will no longer exist, and everything we create on this Earth – the … Continue reading

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The Leftovers Season 2 Reaction

Season 2 of HBO’s thrilling drama “The Leftovers” has come to an end, and just like the first season producers Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta have left us with no shortage of symbolism, questions, and tons of thought-provoking ideas that … Continue reading

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