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“This Little Masochist”: The Irrational Rationale For Self-Harm

Trigger warning: Tasteful but detailed discussions of self-injury ahead. … “And this little masochist, she’s lifting up her dress... guess I thought I could never feel the things I feel.” - Tori Amos, “Hey Jupiter” ... In this article I define masochism, self-injury, and self-harm as the acts of hurting yourself on purpose with the… Continue reading “This Little Masochist”: The Irrational Rationale For Self-Harm

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“People With Mental Illness Are Jerks”

The identities of those described have been changed to protect their anonymity. Everything else has been told exactly as it happened. ... Many years ago, I attended a depression support group. Most of the people there suffered directly from one or more mental illnesses, whereas some of them were just very graciously there to support… Continue reading “People With Mental Illness Are Jerks”

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Tales From The SoL Episode 2: The Crows’ Nest

Mystery Science Theater 3000 is a Peabody Award-winning cult classic sci-fi comedy TV series from Minnesota that ran on and was canceled from four-ish different networks between 1988-1999, and has been producing new episodes on Netflix since 2017. Featuring laughably low budget mad scientists, robot puppets, styrofoam spaceships, and terrible movies, it contains all the… Continue reading Tales From The SoL Episode 2: The Crows’ Nest

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Tales From The SoL Episode 1: The Garden of Eden

Mystery Science Theater 3000 is a Peabody Award-winning cult classic sci-fi comedy TV series from Minnesota that ran on and was canceled from four-ish different networks between 1988-1999, and has been producing new episodes on Netflix since 2017. Featuring laughably low budget mad scientists, robot puppets, styrofoam spaceships, and terrible movies, it contains all the… Continue reading Tales From The SoL Episode 1: The Garden of Eden